MORE ABOUT CRYSTALS #3
Courage, energy, money. Strength and self-confidence, divination,
bulimia, colon, spiritual creativity, digestive system,
pancreas, personal power, spiritual development, spleen,
Bloodstream, circulation, herpes, flexibility, cold sores, immune
infection, motivation, wounds
Topaz: Appearance: Many shades. Most popular are rosy gold, deep
golden brown, and aqua blue.
Stimulates intelligence and controls anger, regeneration,
Mental clarity and emotional healing, throat chakra and all forms
communication, fever, glands, insomnia, soothing
Orange and Brown Topaz:
Work to ease negative emotions and helps to transform them into a
Pale Yellow Topaz:
Works very well with the emotions and Physically with an upset
Helps to open the heart chakra in a gentle and peaceful way that
in and out with elegance. Headaches, spasms, mental disorders, and
Grounding during OBE, grounding
Has the same properties as clear quartz and diamonds.
Balances love and passion. Heart or blood pressure,
business success, ease
trauma, heart, larynx, lungs, nervous system, sore throat,
Protective shield, strengthener for all emotional work, grounding,
in change, grounding, honesty, memory, negativity, past lives,
release, stability, travel, truth
Throat, thyroid, speech, larynx, nervous system
Matters of the heart, friendship, circulation, Endocrine system,
fear, guilt, heart, immune system, intuition, insight
Watermelon Tourmaline: Appearance: blends from a beautiful green
into a red
Alters cellular structure, prevents cancer. Balancing your heart
(red) to your root Chakra (green.), balance, Male/Female balance,
Turquoise: Appearance: Jade green to sky blue.
Often an amulet of travel and good luck. Healing, lungs and
system, courage, friendship, circulation, balance emotions,
protection, regeneration, respiratory system, self expression,
Unakite: Appearance: Salmon pink, light olive or sage green.
Adds to charisma, Emotional balance, confidence, nature, personal
self esteem, self love, transformation
Cleansing and Empowering
Choosing gems and stones
You find yourself in a store staring at a container filled with
particular stone. Which one do you purchase? The biggest one? The
the shape you like the best? How do you know?
When I go to a store to buy gems, I take some things into
Many stones have a variety of qualities. I think about what I want
for. There are a variety of different ones to chose from, decided
stone to suit your need.
Sometimes one will immediately catch your attention. If that
happens you may
choose that one.
Other times you will just see a collection of stones. Using your
hand (the one you don't write with) dig your hand in and sift
You should be left with a few in your hand. Put them aside and
hold each one
individually for a moment with your eyes closed. Does it have a
feeling? Do you like the feeling you get from holding or rubbing
are the ones to buy. You may feel vibrations from stones and gems;
life pulsing through them. Try to 'tune in' to their vibrations.
It may take
time but it's worth the wait.
Any residual emotions that may have been transferred to the stone
purchase should be cleaned off.
Wrap each stone that's to be cleaned in a cloth, and bury it in
undisturbed place for a period of time, preferably 3, 9 or 13
weeks or months. The longer the period of time, the better the
Other ways include placing the stones in a bowl of salt, free
suspending in a fire, or under a fire, or just suspended so that
touching them. Any of the elements can be used; leave it in
or any place you'd feel comfortable.
Now, you have to tell the stone what you want it to do, you do
by gathering energy, then when you feel you've raised enough,
place it into
the stone, then verbally, or visually tell it what needs to be
This process should also be done for runes, or magickal
There are two different types of birth stones.
Birthstones-determined by the month you were born
Astrological Birthstones-determined by your zodiac sign
Many people don't relize that there is sometimes a difference
between their birthstone and their zodiac stone. Your birthstone is
based on the month that you were born in, while your zodiac stone
(a.k.a. astrological birthstone) is based on the exact date your
birthday falls on.
For example, if your birthday was on March third, you could choose
between your zodiac stone(Diamond), or the March
Here is a list of the Zodiac stones and the dates they fall
Aquarius****(Jan 20-Feb 1****Garnet
Pisces****(Feb 19-Mar 20)****Amethyst
Aries****(Mar 21-April 19)****Aquamarine
Taurus****(April 20-May 20)****Diamond
Gemini****(May 21-June 20)****Emerald
Cancer****(June 21-July 22)****Pearl
Leo****(July 23-Aug 22)****Ruby
Virgo****(Aug 23-Sept 22)****Agate
Libra****(Sept 23-Oct 22)****Saphire
Scorpio****(Oct 23-Nov 22)****Opal
Sagitarius****(Nov 22-Dec 21)****Onyx
Capricorn****(Dec 22-Jan 19)
Here is a list of birthstones and the months they cover. Please
keep in mind that not everyone agrees with these, but they are the
most common. This iss a very argued about and difficult
June****Alexandrite or moonstone
October****Rose Zircon or opal