Below is a guide to understanding the gemstones & crystals we choose to work with and what they mean to you and yours.
Zodiac Birthstones are aligned with your zodiac sign, several signs have more than one gemstone linked to them, each sign is unique and different. Your birthstone is not only beautiful, but also has healing attributes. Wearing your stone can bring you peace and balance. It offers protection and positive energy and will draw good fortune and healing your way. The power of your stone will resonate, enhancing your natural talents and adding positive energy to every area of your life.
Aries – (March 21 – April 20) Birthstone/Diamond
Taurus – (April 21 – May 21) Birthstone/Sapphire-Amber-Emerald-Azurite
Gemini – (May 22 – June 21) Birthstone/Agate-Chrysoprase-Citrine-Moonstone-Pearl
Cancer – (June 22 – July 22) Birthstone/Emerald-Moonstone-Pearl-Ruby
Leo – (July 23 – August 23) Birthstone/Onyx-Carnelian-Sardonyx-Tourmaline
Virgo – (August 24 – September 22) Birthstone/Carnelian-Jade-Jasper-Sapphire
Libra – (September 23 – October 23) Birthstone/Peridot-Lapis Lazuli-Opal
Scorpio – (October 24 – November 22) Birthstone/Beryl-Apache Tear-Aquamarine-Topaz
Sagittarius – (November 23 – December 21) Birthstone/Topaz-Amethyst-Ruby-Sapphire-Turquoise
Capricorn – (December 22 – January 20) – Birthstone/Ruby-Agate-Garnet-Black Onyx
Aquarius – (January 21 – February 18) – Birthstone/Garnet-Amethyst-Moss Agate-Opal
Pisces – (February 19 – March 20) – Birthstone/Amethyst-Aquamarine-Rock Crystal
We consciously use gems and crystals in our work, hoping they bring light, love and happiness your way. Here is a list of the stones we currently work with and their healing properties.
* Diamond: Diamond is a powerful love stone. It bonds relationships and enhances love. It generates longevity and honesty of relationships, and engenders trust between two partners. It increases harmony, not only in romantic relationships, but in all areas. This stone enhances mental clarity and increases concentration. It is used to decrease pride, and increase imagination. Diamond energy is used to amplify thoughts and bring purity of thought. It also increases memory for details.
* Sapphire: Sapphire is used to bring joy, peace, and beauty through meditation into this plane. It can bring fulfillment of dreams and prosperity. It is beneficial for mental clarity. It lessens confusion and shows the way to hope. It can bring this hope into life where there was hopelessness. This relieves depression and can ease anxieties, as often we tend to make more of the negative of a situation and forget the positive. Seeing a situation clearly brings relief from these negative, muddy thought patterns. Sapphire also can improve communication by bringing this clarity.
*Moonstone: Moonstone is said in crystal healing to help calm responses and stress, and avoid overreaction. It brings hope, enhances feminine energies, sensitivity, intuition, and psychic abilities. It is also said to bring strong energies of abundance to one's life. Moonstone is a stone of protection, especially during childbirth, pregnancy, and travel at sea. It is a stone of calm and relief from emotional stress. It is also associated with love of all kinds.
*Emerald: Emerald is a classic stone of love and romance, and is reputed to bring both passion and domestic bliss with unconditional love. It is also said to be a stone that brings balance within relationships, as well as friendship. In the event of heartbreak, emerald is used to heal the heartbreak and put one back on the path to love.
*Tourmaline: Tourmaline is a stone that can increase flexibility, happiness, hope, objectivity, compassion and serenity. It also enhances tolerance and understanding. Tourmaline is often associated with the heart chakra, particularly watermelon tourmaline, where it opens one to accept love.
*Opal: Opal is a stone of inspiration which enhances imagination and creativity. It can bring inspiration to projects, life and Spirit. Its own spirit is at times like that of a child spontaneously playing, dashing color wherever it pleases. Carrying this imaginative spontaneity into the realm of you life can bring strong creativity. Opal is also known as a water stone; like water flows over bumps and rocks in it's path wearing opal is said to help you flow with the natural rhythm and "rocks" in life's path.
*Aquamarine: Aquamarine is metaphysically known as a stone of courage and fortitude that can bring great power. It is said to assist with quick intellectual response. It brings inner peace, hope and self-love, gives shielding for the aura, and is said to bring angels for their guidance and protection. As such, it is an excellent crystal for meditation. Aquamarine is used metaphysically to dispel anger and fear.
*Citrine: Since citrine brings self-confidence as well as positive energy, it can also help eliminate fears of being judged or of others' ideas. It is also used to dissipate fear of being alone or unworthy of love. Citrine is a happy stone. It can bring happiness to the person who carries or wears it. It exudes good fortune and good luck.
Take this guide and go explore the gems of the world! Remember, it’s all written in the stars.