Gemstone Meanings

There are a wide variety of gemstones, many with fabulous markings and wonderful colours,making them ideal for use in jewellery. These gemstones have been attributed with individual properties, qualities and meanings.

Gemstone

Gemstone Meanings

AGATEAgate Enhances and harmonizes with all types of crystals. Agate’s smooth and gentle quality relieves stress, promotes fidelity, balances the emotions, promotes healing and brings out inner potentials.
AGATE -MOSSMoss Agate Moss Agate relieves anxiety, restores mental equilibrium and feels good to hold. Moss Agate is a good meditation stone and one to keep near you at all times.
AMAZONITEAmazonite Amazonite is a good “environment” stone. Amazonite is an environment-clearing/cleansing stone. It also has a clearing and cleansing effect on the mind.
AVENTURINEGreen Aventurine Aventurine is a green love stone! Aventurine soothes and balances the emotional self. Aventurine magnifies femininity and promotes felicity.
BRONZITEBronzite Inspires courtesy, courage, acceptance and assistance. This is a strong and forthright gemstone which will insist that you see tasks through to completion. It is said that it will help dispel restlessness and help one to be more certain about oneself and to take control of actions and decisions but without being obstinate or single minded about it. Bronzite will allow one to 'think ahead'.
CARNELIANCarnelian Carnelian is a prosperity stone. Carnelian was used by the ancient Egyptians as symbol of wealth and status. Carnelian is a strong healing stone that conveys energy and enhances personal power. Carnelian is also considered a career or employment stone that promotes wealth and financial stability.
CHRYSOCOLLAChrysocolla Chrysocolla is a fantastic stone that sharpens mental perceptions, enhances mental activity, helps conquer fear, negativity and envy issues. Chrysocolla, like most blue stones, has a high copper content, which helps conduct and stimulate vibrant impulses throughout the auric field.
CHRYSOPRASELemon Chrysoprase Chrysoprase is a healing stone. It acts like a tranquiliser, purifier and stress reducer. Chrysoprase cleanses the environment of negative vibes and instils an earthy, grounded feeling wherever it is put.
CITRINECitrine Citrine is considered a prosperity stone that is said to attract money, bring happiness, increase self confidence and centre oneself in one’s values. Natural Citrine is difficult to find and is a stone that you must feel attracted to before buying. If you are a citrine person, citrine will help with mental clarity and physical endurance.
HEMATITEHematite Hematite is a fantastic stone that is considered a “psychic mirror”. Hematite can be used as a divining stone or as a tool for developing psychic intuition. Hematite comes from the greek word “haima” which means blood. Hematite was believed to cure blood related illnesses. Hematite is good for psychic protection, improving concentration and strengthening the mind.
GOLDSTONEGoldstone Goldstone is great for positive energy and renews one's strength. Whilst it is a great mood stabiliser, Goldstone can also be gently uplifting.
JASPERRed Jasper Jasper is a stone that comes in many colours. The colours are used in corresponding chakras and is a good cleanser of one’s surroundings. Jasper is a protection stone that is used in association with meditation, astral projection, high stress environments and to protect against nightmares.
MALACHITEMalachite Malachite is a wonderful, marbled-textured, green stone. Malachite is a stone of transformation and soothes and balances the mind. Malachite promotes inner peace, calmness, endurance and spiritual development. Malachite, being copper rich, helps physical pain in the bones and promotes sound sleep. Malachite is also a strong protector of children.
OBSIDIAN - SNOWFLAKESnowflake Obsidian Snowflake obsidian has all the properties of regular obsidian, but is prized as being more of a healing stone than regular obsidian. Snowflake obsidian feels good to hold and has beautiful, white snowflake-patterns in the black stone.
ONYXBlack Onyx Onyx if a beautiful stone that has a satiny finish to it. Onyx is believed to ease the pains of childbirth and to enhance self control, courage and fearlessness. Onyx is a stone of good fortune and is said to bring wisdom to the one who wears it. Oynx is made from alternating broad, flat bands of black and white. If the sample is brown and white it is called Sardonyx. If its red and white it is called Carnelian Onyx. When it is black throughout it is called black onyx. Black onyx can be natural or dyed.
PEARLSPearls Pearls represent the moon, water, the centre of creation & the universe. Love enhancing, attracts money, protection & good luck. Symbol of pure heart, innocence, faith; balances emotions (especially water signs).
PYRITEPyrite Pyrite is a protection and grounding stone. Pyrite is an environmental cleanser and enhances memory and neutralizes negativity.
QUARTZClear Quartz Clear Quartz is a universal stone that harmonizes with the energy of all people. The only thing is that you have to find one with the right shape and properties that best suites your needs. Quartz is a power crystal that heals and increases energy. Quartz is grounding and balances energy in the aura. Quartz is the most abundant crystal on earth.
ROSE QUARTZRose Quartz Rose Quartz is a universal crystal that harmonizes with the energy of everyone. Rose Quartz is the stone of love and calms and rejuvenates the mind and heart. Rose Quartz heals emotional wounds and is good for relieving stress.
SEPTARIASeptaria Septarians are composed of Calcite (the yellow centre's), Aragonite (the brown lines) and the outer grey rock is Limestone. Occasionally the fossil or some of the fossils which started the formation of the rock are clearly visible. Healers believe that Septarian is a beautiful calming nurturing energy. Septarian is said to nurture ideas while helping with the motivation to put those ideas into action. It is also believed to bring calming energies which have a nurturing feel to them and can bring feelings of joy and spiritual uplifting.
TIGERS EYETigers Eye Tigers eye is considered a stone of good luck. The Chinese believe tigers eye deflects the ray of bad luck. Tigers eye is said to attract wealth and is a stone of prosperity and honesty. Tigers eye produces soothing energy, dispels turmoil, grounds, enhances creativity, and aids mental concentration.
TOURMALINETourmaline Tourmaline is the stone of joy and healing. Tourmaline balances, rejuvenates, relaxes and dispels fear. Tourmaline comes in many colours and there are many types of tourmaline. There are watermelon tourmalines, schorl, dravite, chrome tourmaline, achroite, indicolite and rubellite. Tourmaline has a high lithium content and is consequently a stone for promoting mental peace.
TURQUOISETurquoise Turquoise is a stone sacred to Native American Indians, Tibetans and the Chinese. Turquoise is considered a stone to connect one with spirit. Turquoise fosters communication, peace, clarity of thought, emotional balance, friendship, fidelity and positive thinking. It is believed that turquoise can speed the healing processes of the body and attract wealth to the one who wears it.