Semi- Precious Stone Glossary


 Amethyst is powerhouse stone with many benefits. It vibrates at a high frequency, creating a bubble of spiritual protection against negative energy. Amethyst awakens higher consciousness and facilitates meditation and intuition. It can help you make wiser decisions free of emotional confusion.

Blue Agate is a soothing and nurturing semi- precious stone that will bring calmness and peace of mind. It is belied to lessen negative energy and stress.

Citrine carries the power of the sun. it is heartening and warm, life giving, and invigorating. Citrine is the premier stone of resourcefulness, personal will, and manifestation.

Clear Quartz is the most useful and versatile of gemstones for metaphysical work. It has the unique property of being “programmable”, meaning you can infuse it with your intention and then it will amplify it, working on your behalf to manifest it in the world. 

 Dolomite eases grief and brings optimism into our life; it assists in facing fears and overcoming them. It promotes inner certainty, self-confidence and positive self-love.

Druse is known to induce creativity and relaxation, as well as help with emotional problems—it is believed to promote relaxation and stress relief.

Green Agate is known for increasing compassion, generosity and a keen sense of justice, along with enhancing mental and emotional flexibility, improving decision-making and resolving disputes.

 Howlite is calming because it encourages you to “live and let live,” letting go of attachments that are causing stress and encouraging you to enjoy your life as it is without worrying about what others are doing. This in turn promotes true rest, which is why it is known for helping with insomnia.

 Onyx is a stone for improving self- control, expelling heartache and making intelligent decisions. It is also meant to quiet apprehension.

Rose Quartz is the classic stone of love. It helps dissolve old hurts and open the heart to trust in love and have faith in the benevolence of the Universe. It has a melting effect on mistrust and suspicion and reawakens the heart chakra to the abundance of love available to it.

Smoked Quartz clears negative energies from the environment by grounding them in the Earth. It also serves as a general grounding stone, helping you integrate insights from higher vibrations by keeping your feet on the ground and helping you handle practical matters.

Sodalite stimulates the mind and consciousness to create enhanced intuition, creativity, and powers of analysis and observation. It can enhance the ability to be an objective witness of your internal processes, therefore assisting in meditation and inner journeying.

Tiger Eye helps you stay centered and calm despite the ups and downs of life. It helps you balance polarities and accept contradictions, taking life as it comes and responding to the needs of the moment without judgment. It is a helpful stone for protracted difficult situations, as it lends endurance and keeps you in the best state of mind to deal with problems as they come without getting overwhelmed, hopeless, or reactionary.

 White Quartz purifies negative energy, thoughts, and emotions. It is believed to help favor positive outcomes in the short term and maintain good conditions.