Handcrafted Silver Jewelry by Anixi
'Gemstones Meanings & Birthstones'
Gem Stones and their Meanings
Agate: health, longevity, confidence, physical & emotional balance, natural vitality & energy, strength and courage.
Amber: Decision making, memory, luck, strength, enhances body, mind and is harmonious, cheering and soothing.
Amethyst: "Stone of spirituality and contentment". Intuition, creativity, memory, motivation, courage, meditation and serenity.
Aquamarine: Creativity, self expression, tolerance, clarity of mind, perception, excellent for meditation.
Chrysocolla: metabolism, creative expression, wisdom, communication, alleviates fear, stress and guilt.
Chrysoprase: fertility, memory, creativity, perception and mental clarity, stress reduction, inner growth.
Citrine: "Merchants stone" - placing citrine in ones cash box has produced more income for the merchant. Self-confidence, healing energy, security, dispels fear & anxieties, promotes physical endurance and mental clarity.
Garnet: Strength, endurance, imagination, creativity, courage, patience, compassion.
Jade: "Very Lucky Stone", peace, serenity, memory, increases vitality, encourages harmony, inspires wisdom, prolongs life.
Labradorite: "Temple of the stars" , assisting one in sustaining and maintaining, while providing for the understanding of the destiny one has chosen, higher consciousness, patience, telepathy, meditation.
Lapis Lazuli: "The stone of Royalty", creative expression, intellect, spiritual awakening, mental clarity, protects against depression, boots immune system.
Malachite: "The stone of transformation" assisting one in changing situation and spiritual evolution, expression, soothing, calming, physical endurance, inner peace and compassion, anti-depressant, sleep, meditation.
Moonstone: "Travellers stone" it is used for protection against the perils of travel. Moonstone is also a talisman of GOOD FORTUNE. Calms emotions, sleep, confidence, balances, sensitivity, intuition and receptivity.
Mother of Pearl: "Stone of Sincerity", signifies faith, charity, and innocence, enhances personal integrity, and helps to provide focus to ones attention. It has been used to inhibit boisterous behaviour, and to provide a reflection of the self such that one may see the manner in which one appears to others.
Onyx: Used to banish grief, to enhance self-control, to stimulate the power of wise decision making, and to encourage happiness and good fortune.
Quartz (clear): "Stone of Power", can bring the energy of the stars into the soul. Traditionally, the natural quartz crystal was said to both harmonize and align human energies, thoughts, consciousness, emotions.
Rhodonite: "The stone of love" and helps one to achieve to his/her greatest potential. It dispels anxiety and promotes coherence.
Rose Quartz: "The stone of gentle love" bringing peace and calm to relationships. It is a rejuvenating agent for both physical body and the emotions. It is an excellent energy for healing emotional "wounds".
Rutilated Quartz: Eases depression, facilitates communication, increases clairvoyance, transmutes negativity, enhances communication with spirit guides. A great physical healer.
Smoky Quartz: It promotes personal pride and joy in living. Smoky quartz has been used to regulate creativity in business. It works to diffuse communication deficiencies and to dissolve mental and emotional blockages which limit perception and learning.
Tiger's Eye: This stone is best suited to earthy people. It has been used to stimulate wealth and to enhance the stability required to maintain wealth. Produces soothing vibrations, generating a calmness to unsettled turmoil, and allowing one to enjoy the actions of being unfenced and uninhibited. Aids concentration, focuses energy to meet life's challenges, grounding, encourages optimism, balancing, enhances creativity.
Turquoise: Tones, strengthens entire body , aids tissue regeneration, circulation, lungs, respiratory system. Creative expression, peace of mind, emotional balance, communication, friendship, and loyalty.
Birth Stones By Sign ~
Aries: Mar 21-Apr 20 Ruby, Amethyst, Garnet, Topaz, Coral.
Taurus: Apr 21-May 20 Aquamarine, Lapis lazuli, Rhodonite.
Gemini: May 21-Jun 20 Agate, Pearl, Chrysoprase, Topaz.
Cancer: Jun 21-Jul 22 Moonstone, White Coral, Pearl, Emerald.
Leo: Jul 23-Aug 22 Amber, Diamond, Garnet, Peridot, Topaz.
Virgo: Aug 23-Sept 22 Sapphire, Agate, Jade, Amber, Citrine.
Libra: Sept 23-Oct22 Aquamarine, Moonstone, Peridot.
Scorpio: Oct 23-Nov 22 Garnet, Aquamarine, Moonstone, Malachite.
Sagittarius: Nov 23-Dec21 Amethyst, Lapis Lazuli, Labradorite, Topaz.
Capricorn: Dec 22-Jan 20 Amber, Amethyst, Garnet, Onyx, Peridot.
Aquarius : Jan 21-Feb 20 Opal, Silver, Garnet, Aquamarine.
Pisces: Feb 21 - Mar 20 Aquamarine, Moonstone, Opal, Pearl, Silver.