Semi-Precious Gemstones
Wood Beads

Precious and semi-precious gemstones, rudraksha seeds, and wood beads have unique healing properties.  
They have been used since recorded history and probably before, for spiritual, emotional and physical healing.
The use of these healing stones, seeds and beads in malas make a perfect combination for meditation, devotion, intention, and inspiration.  

Agate (Green) Chakra: Heart
“Stone of Harmony” - harmony, courage, energy, strength, dispels fears, increase self-confidence.  Enhances creativity, stimulates intellect, & brings good luck.Rebalance and harmonize the body, mind and spirit. Stabilizes and cleanses the aura and banishes negativity.  Enhances mental and emotional flexibility and improves decision making. It is useful in resolving disputes.  Enhances clarity and concentration. 

Ammonite  (Chakra:  Heart, Throat)
“Stone of Hope” For creativity, courage, inspires truth, honor, self-love, self-esteem,  communication, trust, clarity, calms the mind, alleviates fear, promotes positive action and inner power.

Amethyst (Chakra:  Third Eye, Crown)
Provides calm, balance, patience, peace & inner strength.  Enhances the aura, self-esteem, meditation, spirit contact and spirituality.  Beneficial when dealing with legal problems, and money issues, which can lead to prosperity and abundance. Also used as protection for travelers.

Aquamarine  (Chakra:  Throat)
Enhances communication and promotes spiritual awareness. Brings calm, compassion, spiritual awareness, centering, meditation, development, and reveals truth about yourself.  

Blue Aventurine  (Chakras:  Third Eye, Throat
Helps reclaim personal power and bring about one’s own emotional healing and well-being.  Provides better focus and concentration, and lends the courage needed to take action. Assist in overcoming addictions.

Green Aventurine (Chakra:  Heart)
“Stone of Opportunity”- For wealth , health and good fortune.  Encourages regeneration.  Good for creativity, motivation,  and decision making. Provides strength, dissolves negativity, brings stability, calm emotions.  Neutralizes all sources of electromagnetic pollution, blocking out emanations from computers, television and other electronic equipment.  Dissolves negative emotions and thoughts.  It brings well-being and emotional calm.  A good all-round healer.

Red Aventurine  (Chakras - Root, Solar Plexus, Sacral)
Reduce negative thoughts and to encourage a positive attitude. Encourages ability to see possibilities and to enhance creativity and prosperity.  Diffuses negative situations and turns it around.  

Carnelian (Chakra:  Root, Sacral)
Protection from negativity.  Enhances connection to spirit.   Helps focus the mind, aids in decision making and gives courage.  Increases stamina, self-esteem, and self confidence.   Brings inspiration, creativity, individuality, memory, harmony, happiness, vitality, and personal power.  

Chrysocolla  (Chakras - Throat Chakra)
Calms, cleanses and re-energises all the chakras.  It draws out guilt, heals heartache and increases the capacity to love.  Improves communication and opens psychic vision.  Encourages self-awareness and inner balance.  Imparts confidence and sensitivity.  Enhances personal power and inspires creativity.  Overcomes phobias by drawing out negativity and supplying motivation.  Reduces mental tension.  Promotes truth-telling and impartiality.  Alleviates guilt and brings in joy.

Howlite  (Chakra:  Crown)
Teaches patience, overcome self criticism, and reach goals. Calming and relieves stress. Helps with emotional expression, stress and anger.  Good for calm communication, discernment, memory, study, and action.  Helps you to reach your goals.  Combats selfishness, boisterousness, and vulgarity.  Formulates ambitions and aids in achieving them.  Howlite strengthens memory and stimulates desire for knowledge.  It teaches patience and helps to eliminate rage, pain and stress.  Calms communication, facilitates awareness and encourages emotional expression.

Jade  (Chakra: Heart)
For emotional balance, wisdom, compassion, confidence, grounding, and longevity.  Reduces negativity, and increases ability to express oneself. 

Lapis Lazuli  (Chakras Throat, Third Eye)
Brings vitality, wisdom, mental endurance, and creative expression.  Promotes natural gifts and skills.  Helps disorganization.  A stone of protection that quickly releases stress, bringing deep peace.  It brings harmony and deep inner self-knowledge.  Encourages self-awareness, allows self-expression and reveals inner truth, providing qualities of honesty, compassion and morality to the personality.  Stimulates objectivity, clarity and encourages creativity.  Lapis Assists to confront and speak one’s truth and inspires confidence.  It bonds relationships, aiding in expression of feelings and emotions.

Lava  (Chakra: Third Eye & Solar Plexus)
“The Power of The Fire Within” Provide strength (physical and mental) and when facing difficult situations.  Excellent to aid healing depression or lack of energy

Onyx  (Chakra: Root)
Helps with feeling more grounded,  balanced, breaks undesirable habits, and become more productive.  Helps complete tasks with focus, will power, strength, confidence and discipline.

Prehnite  (Chakra:  Solar Plexus, Heart Chakra)
Stone of unconditional love and the crystal to heal the healer.  Induces deep meditation, enhances visualization and inner knowledge.  Good for calmness, harmony, letting go, and finding your own true spiritual path through life. Enables you always to be prepared.  Helpful for “decluttering” – letting go of possessions you no longer need, aiding those who hoard possessions, or love, because of an inner lack.  Prehnite alleviates nightmares, phobias and deep fears, uncovering and healing the dis-ease that creates them.  Beneficial for hyperactive children and the causes that underlie the condition.

Clear Quartz (Chakra: Crown)
Increase intuition, amplifies prayers, awareness, clarity of thought, spiritual wisdom, insight, energy, perseverance, patience, teaches one to live, laugh and love.  Known to be one of the most powerful of all healing gemstones. It amplifies and focuses energy and thoughts. It also harmonizes and balances. It can alleviate anger and help with emotional healing and should be used by anyone in need of more patience or perseverance. 

Cherry Quartz (Chakra: Heart)
Brings new hope, anti-depressant, relief from anxiety, sexual problems related to tension, & helps develop vision for the bigger picture. An energy stone, powerfully healing, balancing stone for a sad or weak heart.

Rose Quartz (Chakra:  Heart)
Magnifies creativity and imagination.  Good for forgiveness, friendship, unconditional love, romance, relationships, and self-worth. Calming.  Good for forgiveness, love, romance, and relationships.  Enhances female energy, and qualities.  Helps crisis, phobias, anger, stress, tension, fear, guilt, grief, inadequacy, jealousy, resentment and the feelings of being emotionally wounded.  Helps childhood experiences and emotions.  Like a bubble bath for the emotions.

Increases spiritual power, self-confidence, courage and for building a positive attitude.

Superfine  (Chakra: Root & Crown)
“Meditative Stone” – Enhances Insight, clarity, emotional cleansing.  Attracts love and money. Helps one find inner peace, calmness, and a long life.

Smokey Quartz (Chakra: Root)
Enhances courage and inner strength, calms a hyperactive mind, disperses fear, relieves stress,  jealousy, anger and other negative emotions by transforming them into positive energies.  Brings abundance, prosperity, and good luck.  Good for vitality, intuition, survival instincts, male energies, and mental activity.  Offers protection by dissipating negativity.  Helpful if you habitually spend too much money.  Helps you to move forward in life. 

Sodalite  (Chakras:  Throat, Third Eye)
Logic, Intelligence, Emotional balance, Intuition, Clarity, Truth, PerceptionSodalite brings order and calmness to the mind.  It encourages rational thought, objectivity, truth and intuition, along with verbalization of feelings.  Brings emotional balance and calms panic attacks.  It enhances self-esteem, self-acceptance and self-trust.   A good stone for general communication and writing, by helping with logic, ideas, and truth. It helps one arrive at conclusions logically instead of emotionally while eliminating confusion, and it does this by helping a person to be more objective and less critical.