Source: United States, Egypt, Mexico, China, Iran, Peru, Poland Russia, France, Tibet, Afghanistan, Arabia.
Colour: Turquoise, green or blue.
Turquoise is a most effective healer, providing solace for the spirit and well-being for the body. It is a protective stone and has been used for amulets since time immemorial. This stone is empathetic and balancing. A promoter of self-realization, it assists creative problem-solving and calms the nerves when speaking in public. Turquoise is a strengthening stone. It dissolves a martyred attitude or self-sabotage. Mentally, Turquoise instils inner calm while remaining alert, and aids creative expression. Emotionally, Turquoise stabilizes mood swings and brings inner calm. It stimulates romantic love.
Source: Britain, Italy, Brazil, Sweden, Canada, Switzerland.
Colour: Silver, red or grey when unpolished; shiny when polished.
Hematite is particularly effective at grounding and protecting. It harmonizes mind, body and spirit. Used during out-of-body journeying, it protects the soul and grounds it back into the body. This stone has a strong yang element and balances the meridians, redressing yin imbalance. It dissolves negativity and prevents negative energies from entering the aura, restoring peace and harmony to the body. Hematite helps you to come to terms with mistakes and to accept them as learning experiences rather than disasters.
Source: United States, India, Australia.
Colour: Green, blue, red, brown, yellow.
Moss Agate is said to refresh the soul and enable you to see the beauty in all you behold, it is strongly connected with nature. It is also known as a stone for new beginnings and release from blockages. Moss Agate attracts abundance. It helps intellectual people access their intuitive feelings. It also improves self-esteem and strengthens positive personality traits. It releases fear and deep-seated stress. It helps to develop strength and the ability to get along with others, and encourages expanding one’s personal space and growth. It strengthens the ability to try one more time, inspiring new ideas after a period of stagnation.
Colour: Red, brown, yellow, green, blue, purple.
Jasper is known as the supreme nurturer. It sustains and supports during times of stress, and brings tranquillity and wholeness. Used in healing, it unifies all aspects of our life. Jasper reminds people to help each other. Jasper imparts determination to all pursuits. It brings the courage to get to grips with problems assertively, and encourages honesty with yourself. It provides support during necessary conflict. Jasper also aids quick thinking, and promotes organisational abilities and seeing projects through. It stimulates the imagination and transforms ideas into action.
Bracelet: With sterling silver clasp; stainless steel wire covered by a transparent elastic chord (diameter – 0.35mm, the total length is 19.2cm long.