Source: Red Corals grow on rocky sea bottoms with low sedimentation, typically in dark environments — either in the depths of the ocean or in dark caverns or crevices.
The original species, C. rubrum (formerly Gorgonia nobilis), is found mainly in the Mediterranean Sea.
Colour: – red, black, pale rose.
Red Coral is known for vitalizing life energy by supporting the strong circulation of energy in the human body. This special red color symbolizes “blood.” This gemstone is useful when you want to have energy for your life or sweep away sluggishness.
Diplomacy and concurrence are Coral attributes. It quiets the emotions and brings peace within the self; it facilitates intuition, imagination, and visualization. Coral expedites and accelerates the transfer of knowledge. In addition, red coral gemstones can be worn to purify the blood and protect the individual against cuts, wounds, and injuries. Wearing red coral can bring good health, power, position, authority, social respect, and commanding as well.
Source: Australia, Mexico, United States.
Colour: white, green, light grey, red.
In addition: Rhyolite is known as the stone to strengthen the soul, body, and mind. Rhyolite ignites the potential and creativity of the soul without enforcing the change. This is the stone to keep you anchored in the present moment, as such as Rhyolite processes the past and integrates it with the present. Rhyolite brings the source of difficulties to a resolution and actively encourages moving forward. Rhyolite enhances self-esteem and self-worth. It also has a balancing effect, gently facilitating emotional release where this is appropriate.
Volcanic Lava Stone
Colour: black, greyish.
In addition: Lava Stone is a grounding stone that gives us strength and courage, allowing us stability through times of change. It provides guidance and understanding in situations where we may need to “bounce back”. Lava Stone is a calming stone; it is very useful in dissipating anger. It promotes positive changes where needed in behavioral issues. In addition, Lava Stone is a wonderful aromatherapy essential oil diffuser. Simply add a few drops of your favorite essential oil and enjoy the added therapeutic benefits it brings.