Crystal A – Z

This A-Z is a gentle guide. Please trust your instincts when choosing crystals and you will always be right.
Crystals also have personalities – some are friends, workers, fun-lovers and such like. Each has it’s own needs, requirements and intentions to help us in our spiritual growth. The heart knows the way xXx

AGATES
  Black Obsidian – an Agate. Stone of Truth & Honesty. Strong healing powers. Awakens your own Strength and Inner Warrior, better decision making. Cleanses aura. Chakra = Root
  Crazy Lace Agate ‘Happy Stone’ promotes mental agility, liveliness, promotes fun and laughter. It unites people and overcomes mis-communication.  Aids inner stability, composure, and maturity. Its warm, protective properties encourage security and self-confidence. Helpful during pregnancy. Promotes marital fidelity. Chakra = third eye & crown
  Green Moss Agate A semi-precious stone made from silicon dioxide with green coloured minerals ingrained into the crystal creating a pattern that resembles moss. Said to be a birthing crystal, also release spiritual shackles, improve self-esteem and balance the emotions.
  Multi Banded Agate is excellent for grounding and protection. Brings balance (yin/yang). Assists with insomnia and unpleasant dreams. Helps stomach disorders.
Amber is a fossilized resin. Aids psychic protection. A powerful healer that gives the person who wears it a lovely sense of health and healing. Balances the emotions, clear the mind and release negative energy.  Aids manifestation, eases stress by clearing phobias and fears.
Chakra = Sacral
  Angelite Peru Used in meditation to enhance meditative state, and clarify issues. Connects to higher realms, facilitates angelic communication. Very soothing, peaceful, and uplifting stone quite helpful during times of transition. Heals and clears the Throat, Third-Eye, and Crown Chakras, and sends energy to the Soul-Star Chakra.
  Aquamarine Associated with the Throat chakra, Aquamarine helps overcome the fear of speaking, and is an excellent stone for teachers and presenters of all types. A stone of natural justice, Aquamarine utilizes compromise and negotiation, and gives quiet courage and clear reasoned words in confrontational situations.
  Aragonite A calcium carbonate orthorhombic crystal, which is peachy brown in colour and in a commonly named form of “Sputnik.”  Believed to be an earth- healer and grounding stone and said to relieve night twitches and spasms with warming up the extremities.
  Green Aventurine “aventurescence” means reflective ability hence name Aventurine. Supports meditation and heart chakra connection. Aid prosperity, luck and good fortune. Relieve stress.
Black Obsidian an Agate. Stone of Truth & Honesty. Strong healing powers. Awakens your own Strength and Inner Warrior, better decision making. Cleanses aura. Chakra = Root
  Black Onyx maintains energy, protection and ability to work from the deepest strengths of an individual to follow your Souls calling.
Black Tourmaline Protection, Powerful Grounding Stone, Psychic healing, Purifier. Guards against Radiation & Environmental Pollution. Turns negative energy into positive, aligns internal energies & channels healing light through body
  Bloodstone Wear or carry Bloodstone as an amulet of protection against threats or bullying, whether verbal or physical, and for guidance to withdraw when appropriate and the courage to confront when needed. Wear or carry Bloodstone to increase mental clarity and to aid in decision-making. Invigorates immune system and energy levels
  Calcite (blue) A calcium carbonate trigonal-rhombohedral crystal.  Believed to be a great crystal for students as it helps the lessons to be remembered and increases learning also assisting in the recall of astral travel and channelling experiences. Said to help with communication.
  Calcite (green) A calcium carbonate trigonal-rhombohedral crystal.  Believed to be a superb crystal to use for people that look after gardens and plants. Said to help with dissolving old energy patterns and beliefs that no longer serve you.  Needs to be cleansed after use.
  Orange Calcite Known as the Joy Stone, Orange Calcite is the link between the solar plexus and the navel chakras, moving in the upward direction, joyfully and playfully. This crystal helps to bridge the gap between sensations, emotions, and a sense of well being, removing a negative view and empowering the positive. This crystal turns your attentions back to you, and allows you recoup lost energy, by freeing the bonds, between you and unrewarding pursuits.
Calcite (yellow) A calcium carbonate trigonal-rhombohedral crystal.  Believed to improve one’s will and self-confidence and also fill you with a sense of new hope and confidence for the future.  Said to be a crystal that helps with healing and balance.
  Citrine ‘Merchant’s Stone’, increases and keeps wealth, abundance, manifestation, success, good fortune. Promotes problem solving and resolution. Aids intelligence, health, happiness and healing wisdom. Strengthens the Inner Light, creativity in people. A quartz variety
  Celestite Uplifting yet gentle vibration.Strong metaphysical property that aids & stimulates psychic and prophetic abilities. Aids & stimulates mental clarity. Calming yet supportive. Latin for Heavenly is ‘coelestis’.
  Clear Quartz  ‘Master healer’, a very high vibration. cleanses, neutrilises and energises all auric bodies & chakras. Soul cleanser. Aids psychic abilities, stimulates immune system. Chakra = third eye chakra, crown chakra & the soul star chakra
Dalmation Jasper – brings joy and fun back into our life, positivity, luck, good fortune. Releases negativity, resentment and need for revenge. Root chakra. Birthstone for Gemini.
Dragon Stone (Septarian)  Epidote may assist ones abilities to see the auric field, opens & energizes the third eye, to receive telepathic messages & initiate clairvoyant & clairaudient aptitudes. Dragon Stone tends to bring more of what one already has. It can provide for increase in that to which one attunes it. Is a unique Bastite Amygdale mineral with Green Epidote & Red Piedmontite.
  Fancy Jasper- is a stone of gentleness and relaxation. It brings comfort relaxation and gentle endings. It is also a good protection stone. Jasper is good for liver, gall bladder and stomach. Fancy jasper brings energies of healing and wholeness to environments and situations.
  Fluorite Protects from psychic attack, manipulation or hostility.  Purifies body, environment and negative ions. Relieves tension, anxiety, tiredness. Aids concentration, organisation and Intuition.
  Garnet The Garnet is known as the stone for a successful business. The Garnet is a stone of purity and truth as well as a symbol of love and compassion.
  Goldstone – Stone of Ambition. manmade glass with copper. Aids achieving goals. Helps with calmness & mental clarity. Encourages confidence & strengthens Inner Self energy
  Howlite Spiritually a stone of awareness. It prepares the user to receive wisdom and attunement from the Higher Self and the Divine. Used for dimensional travel and healthy meditation. Calming upset states of mind and emotion. Howlite decreases an overly critical state of mind, selfishness, stress, and anxiety, bringing calm and relaxation.
JADE is related to the heart chakra. It can attract and enhance love of all kinds. It is also a stone of fidelity and generosity. It is also considered to be good for the physical heart and for emotional balance and stability. Jade is also very helpful as a stone of abundance. Physically, jade is used in crystal healing for lung problems, kidney problems, immune system weakness, PTSD, and nervous system overwork.
  Red Jade is the chi stone, bringing Warrior Energy forward. It is a talisman of individual power and will, dispelling the fear, worry and doubt that holds one back, and urges one to take action. It is a stone of physical vitality, strength and passion, stimulating the Life-Force energy.
Labradorite is a powerful protector, shielding from negative energies, strengthening aura. Enhances mental & intuitive abilities of clairvoyance, telepathy, prophecy. Assists in communication with Guides, Spirits & past-life recall. Chakra = throat, also aids other chakra’s opening
Lapis Lazuli Reduces insomnia, aids good circulation. Stimulates wisdom & good judgment in the practical world. Aids intellectual analysis, problem solving & creates new ideas. Activates the higher mind & intellectual ability. A stone of truth. Encourages honesty of the spirit, Third Eye and Throat
  Merlinite (Psilomelane) A hydrous manganese oxide dendritic quartz crystal with trace amounts of barium and potassium. Believed to assist in contacting with one’s guides from the higher realms. Said to be a very shamanistic stone that assists with accessing the natural world energies.
  Black Moonstone- Black Moonstones focus is on the beginning of things, the start of things, the seeds of an idea.  Black Moonstone captures this new moon beginning. A great stone to work with at the beginning of a new relationship perhaps, to take to a wedding, when changing jobs, when moving to a new home, or  when a new baby arrives. It is a grounding, stabilising stone that can help to improve our concentration and make us feel much calmer. Black Moonstone enhances our intuition, our inspiration and helps us to develop that feeling of “inner knowing”.
  Pyrite An iron sulphide stone which is also known as fool’s gold.  Believed to be a very protective stone which shields against all kinds of negative energy and a good luck stone.  Said to assist with emotional wellbeing and good physical health.
  Raspberry Quartz Clears energy blockages and aids all seven major chakras. Both grounding and stimulating simultaneously. Clears and activates base chakra.
  Rhodochrosite A pink banded stone of manganese carbonate. Said to assist with self-forgiveness, self-worth and relieving emotional stress (helps while going through the grieving process).  Believed to be also attract love.
Rose Quartz A pink crystal due to the trace amounts of titanium, iron, or manganese.  Believed to be the crystal of unconditional love regarding self, family, friends and romantic love. Said to help lower stress, deal with negative emotions and any tension of the heart. Heart chakra.
  Rutilated Quartz (angel hair) Rutilated quartz is reputed to be an energizing stone that helps get energy moving on all levels. Intuitive sources say that it assists with mental focus. It is also said to attract love and stabilize relationships. Rutilated quartz said to be particularly effective for getting things moving energetically. It can help slowed chakras return to normal spin and balance.
Selenite High vibration that connects to Divine Mind, Angelic Realms. Aiding light anchoring into physical body. Personal Transformation. Brings clarity, cleansing aura & negative energies. May open Crown Chakra and Soul Star Chakra
 
Singing Crystals
are crystals that make a high pitched “singing” or “tinkling” sound when rubbed or rolled together. Used for getting stagnant energy moving, breaking up static, smoothing energy, and shaping energy fields. They can also be used to charge other stones and gems. They also have a powerful “OM” vibration and bring very creative energies. They bring hope, renew one’s connection to the Divine bring Gratitude and Thanks.
  Smokey Quartz A grey translucent silicon dioxide crystal.  Believed to assist in physical and psychic protection and a grounding stone that can remove any kinds of negative energy and transform it to positive energy.  Said to assist problems in the lower torso including the organs.
Snow Quartz Crown Chakra, connecting with your Higher Self and spirit guides. The stone of positivity, power and ability to see the greatest potential in life. Clarity, confidence and good fortune.
  Sodalite Improves courage and endurance. Aids deeper understanding of truth and idealism, encouraging wearer to ‘be the best of themselves’. Aids spiritual journey. Stimulates creative projects. Aids teachers, writers & students.
  Star Ruby  Greater healing & magical properties than Ruby. The Light of the Soul is reflected and grounded within & amplifies one’s internal resources and fortitude. Supports integrating higher energies and true abundance. May display a six-rayed star effect called asterism, that causes the light rays to appear to glide magically across the stone as it is moved.
  Sunstone With the radiance of the sun and the fire of the solar ray, Sunstone carries the energy of Ra, the sun god, whose energy brings all potential life from within the Earth. It is a Stone of Leadership – of personal power, freedom, and expanded consciousness.
  Tourmaline Quartz A crystal which is comprised of clear quartz and black tourmaline.  Believed to help keep one grounded while on their spiritual path. Said to be great of warding off negative energy from other people and the environment also a great stone for grid work. Clean regularly.
Turquoise Restores & balances energy, Stress reliever. Protection, Communication, Masculine Energy. Promotes following Divine path, Intuition, meditation. Aids career, writing, investments, leadership, business. Chakra = throat
  Tourmilated Quartz is clear or white quartz with Black Tourmaline within it giving strong metaphysical properties.They encourage a large amount of light to encircle your body healing you on many levels.The addition of this light into your being makes these powerful healing crystals.They have a strong spiritual grounding energy as well as being potent psychic protection stones.
Unakite a combination of red jasper and green epidote solidly bound together. Unakite (or Epidote) can be used to draw off negative energy and blockage from the Heart Chakra. Unakite is said to lift your spirits when you are feeling down – this is the gemstone to help you to see the beauty in life. It is also used to uncover deception.