Stones

Mookaite

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  This stunning quartz Jasper comes from one source, in Northwest Australia.   It has warm earthy tones found in Aborigines art.  Mookaite has distinctive yellow and dark red marbling in flowing areas of colour.   Mookaite is a sedimentary rock formed from tiny creatures deposited in an ancient sea, now known as MookaCreek.  Mookaite, is also referred to as Mooka. Metaphysical properties- Stabilizes the lower chakras, stimulates the immune system, allows intense spiritual experiences to be integrated into everyday life and helps us to achieve our goals in a relaxed and practical way. Mookaite is Phyllis's favorite.  Fun and...

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Carnelian

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  Carnelian is a chalcedony group of quartz.   The most favorable pieces are a deep red to red-orange hue.  Carnelian has a long storied past, and was once considered strictly the property of the noble class. Carnelian crystalizes from silica-rich solutions colored by iron oxide impurities.  It's name is believed to come from a variety of cherries known as kornel.  Carnelian is one of the twelve gemstones mentioned in the bible as appearing on the breastplate of Aaron. Metaphysical:  Worn for courage, confidence and protection from harm.  Strong influence on balancing the 2nd chakra.  Releases stress and trauma.  Enhances...

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Sodalite Energy

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Sodalite is a light to dark blue-white stone, sometimes described as blue with white shot into it.  The energy of sodalite is thought to purify your aura, making it a cleaner, more harmonious atmosphere in which to live.  An aura clouded with negative and disharmonious energies burdens you, while a clean aura supports balance and harmony within you.  Purifying your body and aura with Sodalite restores your physical vitality and helps reveal your true nature, strengths, and life's purpose. If you want to experience greater mental clarity, develop more positive mental habits, and protect yourself from negative thoughts or emotions-...

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Amethyst

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 Amethyst with its' stunning purple color, has been a favored gem by royalty throughout time.  This form of quartz can range from a light hue of lilac to deep intense crystal clusters of pure purple. Amethyst is a quartz coloured by iron, its' luster is vitreous in nature.  As with most quartz it is relatively hard at 7 on the "mohs" scale of hardness.  This means it is durable and resists staining and scratches. Healing and Magic * Helps to maintain equilibrium in all situations. * Encourages self-control. * Aids meditation and sleep. This crystal mostly forms in geodes, in rock...

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