Category: Gemstone Properties

Through their individual properties and the additional properties of their colours, these stones can be beneficial to our physical, mental, spiritual and psychological health.

Diamond This is a stone that bonds relationships and enhances love. Diamond brings longevity, particularly to relationships, balance, clarity and abundance. It can amplify one’s thoughts, strengths, and weaknesses. It gives one who wears or carries it courage and hope. Historically, crushed diamond has been used as a cure for many ailments. ┬áThis stone in…

Emerald Emerald is a stone of love and romance. It brings and enhances joy, cleansing, clairvoyance, memory, and faith. It also benefits intuition and communication, and promotes truthfulness. Emerald is associated with the heart chakra. The above can be read in conjunction with the the metaphysical properties of the colour green, the colour of the…

Flourite Fluorspar Fluorite is said to help rekindle sexual appetite and heighten intuitive powers and spiritual awakening. While making one aware of higher levels of reality it grounds and protects you for over-stimulation on the psychic plane. This stone comes in a wide range of colours including red, pink, orange, yellow, brown, green, blue, purple,…

Garnet Garnet is a stone of romantic love and passion. It is used in metaphysics to enhance sensuality, sexuality, and intimacy. It is said to bring positive thoughts and boosts energy, and be excellent for manifestation. It can also assist mystically with success in one’s career and building one’s self-confidence. It is also a protective…

Haematite Hematite Haematite is known as a “stone for the mind”. It brings mental organisation and is very grounding and calming. It helps with original thinking, logical thinking, and mathematics. It decreases negativity and can help balance the body/mind/spirit. Physically it has been used to keep the body cool, to decrease blood disorders, nervous problems…

Iolite Water Sapphire, Cordierite Over time, Iolite has popularly been known as Water Sapphire, although it is not a type of Sapphire at all. It is one of the best stones to use in psychic, healing, and spiritual activities. It can open one to psychic talents and expand them, and is excellent for use on…

Kunzite Kunzite is said to help one to understand and interact better with others, to help heal “broken hearts”, to relieve stress and anger, and to bring love, peace and harmony. Kunzite is also a stone that removes obstacles. This stone is associated with the heart chakra. Kunzite is said to help strengthen the circulatory…

Labradorite Spectrolite Labradorite (sometimes called Spectrolite) is a considered by mystics to be a stone of transformation. It is said to clear, balance and protects the aura. It is used in metaphysics for dream recall, and finding ways to use dreams in daily life. Mystically, energies of stress and anxiety are reduced by Labradorite. It…

Magnetite Magnetite is a magnetic iron-based lodestone which offers both positive and negative charges. This property can be used to attract /repel or activate / deactivate situations. A sluggish organ or stagnant situation may be simulated or an over active organ or excited situation may be calmed. Magnetic therapy has been used in many healing…

Angel Aura Quartz aka Opal Aura, Rainbow Aura, and Pearl Aura Angel Aura Quartz is quartz that is permanently treated by fusing platinum and/or silver crystals with heat and vacuum to give it its gorgeous angelic colouring. Mystical lore counts it a stone of high spiritual energy. It is said that it is very helpful…