PURPLE STIPED AGATE: (crown chakra)
Agate gets it’s name from the place where it was first located in ancient Sicily. The philosopher Theophrastus found an agate stone when walking along the shore of the river Achates. Agate meaning differs from civilization to civilization. Ancient Islamic cultures believed that agate could ward off the evil eye and tragedies. Similarly, Babylonians also believed that agate properties could be used to dispel evil energy. The ancient Egyptians, however, believed agate meaning to refer to as many things as protection against natural disasters like lightning, protection from thirst and as having the ability to deliver powers of speech. Persians also believed that agate stone could be used to defend against storms. The power of agate gemstone to the ancient Chinese was more internal. They believed that agate crystal meaning was one of spiritual protection, and could stimulate one’s life force while cleansing their mind to make space for good luck and fortune. By the Medieval times, the belief surrounding agate properties was that it could deliver a plentiful harvest if tied to the horns of an oxen.
LAPIS LUZULI: (Third Eye)
Thanks to deposits of sulfur contained in its matrix, the Lapis Lazuli crystalstands out in the world of gemstones with its deep sapphire blue color. It also contains prosperity and abundance qualities with its unique variations of gold and white specks from Calcite and Pyrite deposits, the good luck stones. Associated with the third eye chakra, the Lapis Lazuli meaning can be traced back to ancient Egypt where royalty believed in its power to stimulate openness to the spirit world and infinite possibilities of the imagination. Fashion icon and Egyptian beauty Cleopatra used the crushed powder of Lapis Lazuli in her cosmetics to create the signature eye makeup design that symbolizes an Egyptian pharaoh.
TURQUOISE: (Throat Chakra)
Here's an interesting historical tidbit: The vibrant and distinctive colors of the Turquoise crystal stone adds a pop of color to decorative facades of holy sites, including the Taj Mahal in India. Ranging in shades of blue-green depending on its copper and iron content, the Turquoise crystal meaning is the brilliant color that evokes the image of dazzling waters surrounding an island paradise. Similar to Emerald, this crystal symbolizes the oceans that flood the earth’s surface. But what makes this stone stand out is its natural pattern of spider webbing, a striking visual effect thanks to deposits of iron oxides.
MALACHITE: (Heart Chakra)
The Malachite crystal stone meaning echoes its deep connection to nature withcolors of a lush and verdant spring bursting with new life. A must-have stone for city dwellers yearning for natural relics, bring the wonders of nature into your home by placing a large piece of Malachite in your living room. It works to remove environmental pollution and also adds a welcome pop of color in your sacred healing space. A powerful way to channel the Malachite crystal meaning is by meditating with a crystal layout that focuses on its healing properties.Following the cleansing ritual used by the Native Americans for thousands of years, smudge the space and crystals with SAGE, to set the mood for transformation and healing. Then, place the Malachite crystal on your heart chakra and feel the crystal radiating with its perfect energy pattern that opens up the heart to love, the medicine to heal the world. This healing and purifying energy can be accessed when you connect with the Malachite crystal properties through peaceful contemplation. Holding a stone in each hand, feel its transformative powers infusing your body and mind with a white light of pure, healing love of the universe.
TIGERS EYE: (Solar Plexus)
Resonating with theResonating with the SOLAR PLEXUS and the planet Mars, the Tiger’s Eye stone meaning gives us a basic lesson in economics – the more productive you are the more money you make. Tiger’s Eye is a money stone because it gives you the motivation to make it happen. Keep the stone in your office or studio and call on it for inspiration when you get stuck in a negative thought pattern. Hold the Tiger’s Eye in your hand and let it be the spiritual espresso that sparks your creative drive.
CITRINE: (Sacral Chakra)
Citrine crystal will be extremely valuable to you because it’s not only a spiritual cleanser (just like Selenite), it can also regenerate your spiritual self. Every day, your spirit gets exposed to external energies that are both harmful and good for the spirit. When there’s too much negative energy in your spirit, you will feel like your balance is off. It’s because the spirit can also get bogged down with negative and toxic energies.
RED STIPPED AGATE: (Root Chakra)
This is a stone for grounding and centering the energies of the Root Chakra. The color for the Root Chakra is red or black and it is the center of your power. This stone offers determination, roots you and helps in survival in the physical realm. Red is a projecting stones which assists in strengthening consciousness, courage, physical energy, determination and success. Red stones are used for protection, courage and energy.