Rhodocrosite is called the “stone of love and balance” as it balances and enhances love on all levels. It allows fuller love to enter one’s life, in part by calming excessive passions. It energizes and cleanses the base, sacral and heart chakras, as well as balancing the mental and emotional processes. Traditionally Rhodocrosite has been considered good for the digestion, the heart, the kidneys, the pulse rate, and the thyroid.
Rhodonite decreases anxiety while increasing attention to detail. It works beneficially on the heart chakra, opening one to unconditional love and increased service to mankind. It is also a calming stone. Rhodonite enhances passionate love and grounding energy. Physically it has been known to help with emphysema, joint inflammation, light sensitivity, strep throat and heart disorders.
Rose Quartz is a stone of unconditional love. It opens the heart chakra to all forms of love: self-love, family love, platonic love, and romantic love. Rose quartz has excellent protection energies during pregnancy and childbirth. It also brings gentleness, forgiveness, and tolerance. Said to be helpful with weight loss. Rose quartz is associated with the heart chakra.
Ruby brings integrity, devotion and happiness. It also enhances generosity and brings prosperity. Ruby brings and increases romantic love. Ruby is a stone that has been known to be very protective of home, worldly possession, children, and psychic protection. It is a stone of high energy and power that promotes healing on all levels. Associated with the root chakra.
Ruby in Zoisite is an energy amplification stone that can energize the entire field of one’s body. It is used for psychic ability and empowerment, as well as altered states of consciousness. Ruby in Zoisite stimulates the crown chakra. Physically, it is beneficial for heart disorders, and physical vitality.
Sapphire is a stone of creative expression, intuition, and meditation. Sapphire comes in virtually any color of the rainbow including blue, pink, purple, orange, green, colorless, and red (known as ruby). Sapphire is beneficial for mental clarity and depression. Physically it is good for lowering fevers and inflammation, hearing problems, cancer, and burns. Sapphire is associated with the brow chakra. Various colors of sapphire have properties in addition to the general sapphire properties.
Selenite is a stone of mental clarity, enhancing mental flexibility and strengthening decisions. With it you can access past lives. It also promotes good business practices. It removes energy blocks from the physical and etheric bodies. It also aligns the spine, is good for the skeleton, and decreases epilepsy and seizures. It also has the ability to clear other stones that are placed on or near it. Selenite is associated with the crown chakra.
Seraphinite (serafina, chlinochlore), “angel stone”, is said to help contact angels and communicate with them. Psychically, it is beneficial for intuition and psychic awareness. This stone is helpful for sending unconditional love. A purifying stone that helps one find one’s higher purpose and will. Extremely helpful for all forms of transformation and transmutation, including the magical kind. Physically, seraphinite is healing for nerves, brain cells, purification of the blood and organs and eliminating toxins, kidneys, liver.
Serpentine, or New Jade, is said to help with emotional cleansing, opening of psychic powers, and attracting love and money. Used in the rise of the kundalini by opening a path that lessens discomfort. In addition, serpentine is considered a protective stone. Excellent stone for meditation. Physically, it eliminates parasite infections and removes venom and other poisons.
Silver is said to mirror the soul, strengthen the connection between astral and physical bodies, and enhance intuitive and psychic energies. Silver is considered to improve speech, bring eloquence and is purported to attract, enhance and store the energies of gemstones. Silver is related to the moon, and moon energies. Physically, used to aid hepatitis treatments, eliminate toxins, expel toxins, relieve headache, rheumatic pain, nausea, gastritis, obesity, diabetes, and increase assimilation of vitamins A and E.
Sodalite is a stone of logic, rationality, and efficiency. It is helpful for work in groups and stimulates thought. Good for healing breaches in communication. It is a stone of truth, and brings this to all communications. Particularly useful for honesty of emotions. It can unite the logical with the spiritual. Physically it is beneficial for the glands, digestive system, relieving insomnia, and decreasing calcium deficiency. Associated with the throat and brow chakras.
Sugilite, “the healer’s stone”, lessens effects of shock and disappointment. It also strengthens spirituality, psychic ability and channeling. Sugilite helps perfect spiritual love and open the heart chakra to unconditional love. It can help manifest one’s natural gifts and protect against harsh realities. It lowers hostility, anger, jealousy and prejudice and gives a sense of freedom. Excellent for all kinds of psychic protection. Used for headaches and to decrease all types of discomfort. Associated with the brow and crown chakras.
Sunstone is for dispelling fears and phobias of all kinds. It also brings leadership qualities to its wearer. In addition it decreases stress and lifts depression. Sunstone also brings good luck and abundance, and turns negative energies and psychic attacks into positive energies. It increases personal power and will, as well as life force energy. Said to be helpful in contacting animal or spirit guides. Physically, it is beneficial for general health, physical energy, sexual dysfunction, increasing sexual energy. Associated with the sacral chakra.
Tektites are used for wisdom, knowledge, and to help withstand mental or emotional “stumbling.” They are also used to diminish or overcome challenges with mental processes. Psychically they are used for extraterrestrial communication, astral travel, and lucid dreaming. Tektites are also used to strengthen one’s energy field.
Tiger’s Eye is a stone of protection and grounding. It enhances integrity, willpower, practicality and correct use of power. It enhances good luck, and brings prosperity, often in the form of money. It can also help one see clearly without illusion. It brings a special boost to the solar plexus chakra and to one’s personal power.
Blue Tigers Eye, which is also known as Hawks Eye, enhances integrity of communication and practical communication. It can help find courage to recognize thoughts and ideas, and the willpower to carry them into the physical realm. Blue tiger’s eye can be used for protection, especially of the upper chakras. It is also said to bring good luck. Associated primarily with the throat chakra.
Red Tigers Eye enhances integrity of self and can be very grounding. It can help one have the practicality and willpower to take care of oneself fully. It is a survival stone and helps with the correct use of power for survival in difficult times.
Tiger Iron, sometimes called mugglestone, is a combination of hematite, red jasper, and sometimes yellow jasper or golden tiger eye. It is grounding that also brings protection. A stone of clarity, particularly clarity of knowledge, enabling one to see the truth below the apparent surface of issues. It helps with creative endeavors and all types of artistic abilities. Used to bring strength, vitality, confidence, willpower, and balance. Excellent stone for people wishing to bring more motivation to their lives. Said to balance white and red blood cells, increase natural steroids, and improve muscular structure, and help with healing legs, sexual organs, liver, and the nervous system. Tiger Iron is related to the sacral and root chakras.
Topaz balances emotions, releases tension, and can bring joy. Believed to bring success, good fortune, and synchronicity. It is also used for protection from the evil eye and greed. Said to bring creativity, individuality, true love, and hope. Spiritually it brings in spiritual love and peace. Physically, it aids with gout, blood disorders, hemorrhages, poor appetite, tissue regeneration, tuberculosis, aging (reverses), and the endocrine system.
Blue topaz brings leadership ability to anyone who wears or carries it. It also enhances and improves psychic knowledge, spiritual growth, and psychic insight. It also lends and air of tranquility in those endeavors.
Silver topaz promotes creativity and individuality. It replaces negativity with love and joy. It enhances healing and visualization, and aids in the healing of depression, wounds, and skin problems. It helps communication with animals and plants. Silver topaz is associated with the crown chakra, but will work with all chakras.
Tourmaline increases flexibility, happiness, objectivity, compassion and serenity. It also enhances tolerance and understanding. It is very helpful for channeling. Tourmaline is also a very protecting stone. Associated with the heart chakra, particularly watermelon tourmaline, where it opens one to accept love. Other colors of tourmaline are associated with the chakra of the same color.
Black Tourmaline, also known as schorl, is associated with the root or base chakra, and is excellent for grounding excess energy. Known as a purifying stone that deflects and transforms negative energy; it can transform and remove negativity from an individual or an environment. It is often used as an aura cleanser, and can help one attain higher levels of awareness. Emotionally, it is excellent for dispelling fears, obsessions, and neuroses, bringing emotional stability. Physically, it can strengthen the immune system; help with heart disease, arthritis, and gout.
Turquenite is howlite or magnesite that is dyed blue to resemble turquoise, and is often falsely sold as turquoise. It balances and evens out mood fluctuations and brings inner peace. Because the stone is actually dyed, it has the properties of magnesite or howlite for decreasing an overly critical state of mind, selfishness, stress, pain, and rudeness; increases subtlety and tact. It helps bones, teeth, calcium levels and leg cramps. It also heightens creativity.
Turquoise is associated with the sky, and bringing sky energy to earth. It can help promote honest and clear communication from the heart. It is also said to protect against pollution in the environment, and to bring abundance. Turquoise can also help speed the healing process, and is known as a master healer stone. It is very powerful for grounding and protection also.
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