Celestite (also known as celestine) can be found in clear, white, gray, blue, green, yellow, orange or reddish brown. It offers a gentle uplifting energy that will raise one’s awareness. It is an effective stone to use in order to establish and maintain communication with the angelic realm.
This stone is ideal for placement in the bedroom, or meditation space as an environmental cleanser. Celestite is a soft stone (both physically and metaphysically) and its vibrations radiate in all directions.
Celestite is an elevating crystal that makes one feel as though floating on a cloud.
Citrine has been called the “stone of the mind”. Ancient cultures believed that placing a citrine on the forehead of an elder would increase his psychic power.
Citrine is known as the lucky “Merchants Stone”. If you are in any type of sales, just put a citrine in the cash drawer and watch what happens. Also used by healers to:
- increase self esteem
- protect from the negative energy from someone else’s abuse
- open the mind to new thoughts
- promote clarity of thought
Tiger’s Eye (by request)
raw blue-gold tiger’s eye
Tiger eye is quartz that contains oriented fibres of crocidolite that have been replaced by silica.
Tiger Eye is used for focusing the mind. It is said that Tiger Eye offers protection during travel, strengthens convictions and confidence. This very warm stone is beneficial for the weak and sick. Roman soldiers wore tiger’s-eye for protection in battle. Tiger Eye was thought to be all seeing due to its appearance. Tiger eye relieves high blood pressure. Tiger eye wear is very helpful in the presence of following diseases: bronchial asthmakidney, rheumatic heart disease, otitis and psoriasis.
The legend of the Apache Tear:
About 75 Apaches and the US Calvary squared off against each other in battle on a mountain overlooking what is now Superior, Arizona in the 1870’s. Rather than face defeat, the outnumbered Apache warriors rode their horses off the mountain to their deaths. The families of the warriors cried when they learned of the tragedy. Their tears turned into stone upon hitting the ground. Today these beautiful translucent gemstones are known as Apache Tears Good Luck Stones.
Calcite (Honey, Amber)
Amber Calcite gently amplifies energy and psychic abilities via the Third-Eye and Crown Chakras. eases the challenges that sometimes come with change, and creates balance between the Sacral and Solar Plexus Chakras. When focusing on the Solar Plexus Chakra, Honey Calcite can enhance the will, bringing extra motivation when needed for long term projects and goals. Meditating with Amber Calcite can help those who are working to change persistent thoughts or beliefs about scarcity.
Also working with the Root Chakra, Honey Calcite offers a frequency of vitality and helps to cultivate a zest for life. People going through depression may enjoy other Root Chakra benefits, such as confidence, strength, persistence, and patience.
Amethyst connects the physical plane with higher realm, making it a good choice when working with the Third Eye Chakra. Amethyst also provides a wonderful peaceful energy for meditations, and helps with developing intuition and psychic abilities.
polished amethyst towers (about an inch and a half in height)
amethyst in its raw form: a cluster
Natural quartz crystal is used as a cleansing stone to eliminate negative energies from other stones. It is said to amplify the powers of the stones that are used with it. It is believed to be a powerful tool for memory inmprovement and bringing clarity to to one’s consciousness. Healers use it to fortify the nerves, stimulate glandular activity, reduce fevers, alleviate pain, swelling and nausea.