We have Crystals in our Candles but What do they mean?
Meaning: Amethyst activates spiritual awareness, opens intuition and enhances psychic abilities. It calms and stimulates the mind, helping you become more focused, enhancing memory and improving motivation. Amethyst assists in remembering and understanding dreams. It relieves insomnia. Encourages selflessness and spiritual wisdom.
Amethyst boosts hormone production, tunes the endocrine system and metabolism. It strengthens the immune system, reduces pain and strengthens the body to fight against cancer. Cleanses the blood. Relieves physical, emotional and psychological pain or stress. Amethyst eases headaches and releases tension. It reduces bruising, swellings, injuries, and treats hearing disorders.
Chakras - Third Eye Chakra & Crown Chakra
Element - Air, Water
Planet - Jupiter
Zodiac -Virgo, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius, Pisces
The finest amethyst colour is a strong reddish purple or purple with no visible colour zoning. Dealers prefer strongly saturated reddish purple to dark purple, as long as the stone is not so dark that it reduces brightness.
Angel Aura Quartz Crystal is a master healer bringing the light body into balance. Angel Aura Quartz Crystal uplifts one's mood and puts one into a state of serenity and peace allowing one to perceive and receive the love energies of the higher planes. It is beneficial for psychic trauma and hurt, emotional toxicity, multi dimensional healing.
Angel Aura enhances the body and the energy fields and has been used for aura and chakra clearing, removing cords, limited beliefs system, mental attitudes, unspoken psychic contracts and astral parasites. It aligns and purifies all chakras allowing the Rainbow Light Body activation and integration.
Angel Aura Associations:
Chakra- Throat Chakra
Planet- Moon & Sun
Angel Aura Quartz usually exhibits a silvery, rainbow, and light blue radiance that resembles the delicate wings of an angel! This crystal is also often called Pearl Aura, Opal Aura, and Rainbow Aura.
Aventurine is a stone of prosperity. It reinforces leadership qualities and decisiveness. Promotes compassion and empathy. Encourages perseverance.
Green Aventurine settles nausea and dissolves negative emotions and thoughts. It brings well-being and emotional calm. Also used to help strengthen eyesight. A good all-round healer.
Aventurine relieves stammers and severe neuroses. It stabilises one’s state of mind, stimulates perception and enhances creativity.
Chakras - Heart
Element - Earth
Zodiac -Aries & Leo
It is mostly translucent and often banded, but an overabundance of an included mineral may render it opaque. The colour of Green Aventurine comes from Fushite particles within the Quartz, while shades of red, brown, and orange are attributed to Hematite or Goethite inclusions.
Meaning: Apatite is a stone of manifestation. It is related to service and to humanitarian pursuits. Apatite is attuned to the future, yet connects to past lives. It stimulates the development of our psychic gifts and spiritual attunement, deepening meditation and aiding communication and self-expression on all levels. It balances the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual bodies, and the chakras, eliminating overactivity and stimulating under-activity.
Energy: Psychologically, Apatite increases motivation. It draws off negativity about oneself and others. It is helpful for hyperactivity and autism in children. Apatite enhances creativity and the intellect. It clears confusion and frustration, reducing irritability and awakening the inner self. Apatite expands knowledge and truth and eases sorrow, apathy, and anger.
Element - Air
Zodiac - Gemini
Colour: It is basically known for its asparagus green colour but it is found in wide range of colours, from colourless to pink, yellow, blue too violet. The cost of the stone increases with the intensity of the colour. The best apatite is neon greenish blue with a clean clarity.
Meaning: A stabilising stone, Carnelian restores vitality and motivation, and stimulates creativity. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy and motivates for success. Carnelian is useful for overcoming abuse of any kind. It helps in trusting yourself and your perceptions.
Energy: Carnelian improves analytic abilities and clarifies perception. It sharpens concentration and dispels mental lethargy. Protects against envy, rage and resentment. Calms anger, banishes emotional negativity and replaces it with a love of life. Carnelian boosts fertility and stimulates sexuality.
Chakras - Base Chakra & Sacral Chakra
Element - Fire
Planet - Mars
Zodiac - Taurus, Cancer, Leo & Virgo
Colour: Carnelian is a colour named after the carnelian variety of the mineral chalcedony. This semi-precious gemstone is noted for its rich shade of reddish-brown.
Citrine energises every level of life. It cleanses the chakras and opens the intuition. Citrine attracts wealth, prosperity and success. It imparts joy, wonder, delight and enthusiasm.
Raises self-esteem and self-confidence. Stimulates the brain, strengthening the intellect. Citrine promotes motivation, activates creativity and encourages self-expression. Enhances concentration and revitalises the mind. It releases negative traits, depression, fears and phobias. Emotionally balancing.
Chakras - Sacral Chakra, Solar Plexus Chakra & Crown Chakra
Element - Air
Planet - Jupiter
Zodiac - Aries, Gemini, Leo & Libra
Citrine ranges from a light pastel yellow to a dark reddish orange. The best quality of citrine has a saturated golden hue with fiery orange flashes inside. A saturated yellow to reddish orange colour free of brownish tints is prized in citrine. Deep reddish orange colours are often called Madeira citrine.
Clear Quartz is known as the "master healer" and will amplify energy and thought, as well as the effect of other crystals. It absorbs, stores, releases and regulates energy. Clear Quartz draws off negative energy of all kinds, neutralising background radiation, including electromagnetic smog or petrochemical emanations.
It balances and revitalises the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual planes. Cleanses and enhances the organs and subtle bodies and acts as a deep soul cleanser, connecting the physical dimension with the mind. Clear Quartz enhances psychic abilities. It aids concentration and unlocks memory. Stimulates the immune system and brings the body into balance. Clear Quartz (Crystal Quartz, Rock Crystal) harmonises all the chakras and aligns the subtle bodies.
Chakras - Crown Chakra
Element – All (Earth/Fire/Air/Water)
Planet – Sun
Zodiac - All birth signs
Colour: A real clear quartz will not have air bubbles inside, but glass will. It's really that simple. Air bubbles in glass will look like tiny spheres that don't move around. This is caused by the way glass is formed, which is very different than the way quartz is formed naturally in the earth.
Meaning: Howlite is an aid to insomnia, especially when caused by an overactive mind. Formulates ambitions and aids in achieving them. Howlite strengthens memory and stimulates desire for knowledge.
It teaches patience and helps to eliminate rage, pain and stress. A calming stone, Howlite calms communication, facilitates awareness and encourages emotional expression.
Chakras -Third Eye Charkra
Element - Air
Zodiac - Gemini, Virgo & Scorpio
Colour: - cream or white, with fine grey or black veins in a web-like pattern
Jade is a symbol of serenity and purity. It signifies wisdom gathered in tranquility. It increases love and nurturing. A protective stone, Jade keeps the wearer from harm and brings harmony. Jade attracts good luck and friendship. It stabilises the personality and promotes self-sufficiency. Soothes the mind, releasing negative thoughts. Stimulates ideas. A “dream stone”, Jade brings insightful dreams. It aids emotional release, especially of irritability. Jade encourages you to become who you really are.
Jade aids the body’s filtration and elimination organs. It is excellent for treating kidney problems and adrenal glands. Jade removes toxins, rebinds skeletal and cellular systems, and heals stitches. It assists fertility and childbirth. Jade balances body fluids.
Chakras- Heart Chakras
Element - Earth
Zodiac - Aries, Taurus, Gemini & Libra
Its colours vary from dark green to cream colour, with many different shades in between and no other varying colours. It is believed in Chinese tradition that Green Jade symbolised the five virtues of humanity, which are courage, modesty, justice, compassion, and wisdom.
A stone of protection that may be worn to guard against psychic attacks, releaser of stress, bringing deep peace. Encourages self-awareness, allows self-expression and reveals inner truth, providing qualities of honesty, compassion and morality to the personality.
Stimulates objectivity, clarity and encourages creativity. Lapis Lazuli assists to confront and speak one’s truth and inspires confidence. It bonds relationships, aiding in expression of feelings and emotions.
Energy: Lapis Lazuli boosts the immune system, purifies blood, lowers blood pressure, cooling and soothing areas of inflammation. It alleviates insomnia and vertigo, and overcomes depression. Lapis Lazuli benefits the respiratory and nervous systems and the throat, vocal cords, and thyroid, cleanses organs, bone marrow and thymus.
Lapis Lazuli Associations:
Chakras -Throat Chakra & Third Eye Charkra
Element - Water
Zodiac - Taurus, Libra & Sagittarius
Variously described as indigo, royal, midnight, or marine blue, lapis lazuli's signature hue is slightly greenish blue to violetish blue, medium to dark in tone, and highly saturated. In its most-prized form, lapis lazuli has no visible calcite, although it might have gold-coloured pyrite flecks.
Meaning: A stone for “new beginnings”, Moonstone is a stone of inner growth and strength. It soothes emotional instability and stress, and stabilises the emotions, providing calmness. Moonstone enhances intuition, promotes inspiration, success and good fortune in love and business matters.
Moonstone aids the digestive system, assimilates nutrients, eliminates toxins and fluid retention, and alleviates degenerative conditions of skin, hair, eyes, and fleshy organs such as the liver and pancreas. It stimulates the pineal gland and balances hormonal cycles, being excellent for PMS, conception, pregnancy, childbirth, and breast-feeding. Moonstone is also beneficial to men in opening the emotional self.
Chakras - Third Eye Chakra & Solar Plexus Chakra
Element – Water
Planet – Moon
Zodiac - Cancer, Libra & Scorpio
Moonstones come in a variety of colours. The body colour can range from colourless to grey, brown, yellow, green, or pink. The clarity ranges from transparent to translucent. The best moonstone has a blue sheen, perfect clarity, and a colourless body colour.
Tourmaline aids in understanding oneself and others. It promotes self-confidence and diminishes fear. Tourmaline attracts inspiration, compassion, tolerance and prosperity. It balances the right-left sides of the brain.
Helps treat paranoia, overcomes dyslexia and improves hand-eye coordination. Tourmaline releases tension, making it helpful for spinal adjustments. It balances male-female energy within the body. Enhances energy and removes blockages.
Rainbow Tourmaline Associations:
Chakras - Crown Chakra, Heart Chakra & Third Eye Chakra
Zodiac - Virgo & Libra
Tourmaline comes in a variety of colours, the most common being black. It also comes in pink to red, blues, yellows, browns, greens, oranges, and then a combination of two or more of these colours. This is referred to as the rainbow tourmaline. The energies within the crystals differ depending on the colours.
Meaning: Red Jasper is gently stimulating and also an extremely protective stone. It can neutralise radiation and other forms of environmental and electromagnetic pollution. Red Jasper rectifies unjust situations and grounds energy.
Energy: Brings problems to light and provides insights into difficult situations. An excellent “worry bead”, Red Jasper calms the emotions. Aids in dream recall. Cleans and stabilises the aura. A stone of health, Red Jasper strengthens and detoxifies the circulatory system, blood and liver.
Chakras - Base Chakra
Element - Fire
Planet - Mars
Zodiac - Leo, Virgo & Scorpio
Red Jasper has a deep red colouring ranging from bright red to brownish red. The meaning of Red Jasper is grounding, passion, and protection.
Meaning: Rose Quartz is the stone of universal love. It restores trust and harmony in relationships, encouraging unconditional love. Rose Quartz purifies and opens the heart at all levels to promote love, self-love, friendship, deep inner healing and feelings of peace. Calming and reassuring, it helps to comfort in times of grief. Rose Quartz dispels negativity and protects against environmental pollution, replacing it with loving vibes. It encourages self forgiveness and acceptance invoking self trust and self worth.
Rose Quartz strengthens and balances the physical heart and circulatory system, and releases impurities from body fluids. It hastens recovery, reduces high blood pressure, aids chest and lung problems, heals the kidneys and adrenals, and alleviates vertigo. A good energetic support for those with leukaemia. Rose Quartz has the power to increase fertility and to protect both mother and unborn fetus from miscarriage.
Chakras - Heart Chakra
Element - Earth, Water
Planet - Venus
Zodiac - Taurus & Libra
Rose quartz is one of the many quartz varieties used as a gem material. It gets its name from its delicate pink colour, which ranges from very light (almost white) to medium-dark.
A stone of protection, Tiger Eye may also bring good luck to the wearer. It has the power to focus the mind, promoting mental clarity, assisting us to resolve problems objectively and unclouded by emotions. Particularly useful for healing psychosomatic illnesses, dispelling fear and anxiety. Useful for recognising one’s own needs in relation to the needs of others. Balancing yin-yang and energising the emotional body, Tiger Eye stabilises mood swings, imbues us with willpower, purpose, courage and self-confidence, and releases tension.
Tiger Eye treats eyes, throat and reproductive organs, releases toxins, alleviates pain and is helpful in repairing broken bones and strengthening the alignment of the spinal column.
Chakras - Sacral Chakra, Solar Plexus Chakra
Element - Fire, Earth
Planet - Sun
Zodiac - Capricorn
Tiger's eye (also called tiger eye) is a chatoyant gemstone that is usually a metamorphic rock with a golden to red-brown colour and a silky lustre.
Turquoise is a purification stone. It dispels negative energy and can be worn to protect against outside influences or pollutants in the atmosphere. Turquoise balances and aligns all the chakras, stabilising mood swings and instilling inner calm. It is excellent for depression and exhaustion, it also has the power to prevent panic attacks. Turquoise promotes self-realisation and assists creative problem solving. It is a symbol of friendship, and stimulates romantic love.
Turquoise aids in the absorption of nutrients, enhances the immune system, stimulates the regeneration of tissue, and heals the whole body. It contains anti-inflammatory and detoxifying effects, and alleviates cramps and pain. Turquoise purifies lungs, soothes and clears sore throats, and heals the eyes, including cataracts. It neutralises over-acidity, benefits rheumatism, gout, stomach problems, and viral infections.
Chakras - Heart Chakra, Throat Chakra & Third Eye Chakra.
Element - Earth/Air/Fire
Planet - Venus & Neptune
Zodiac - Scorpio, Sagittarius, Aquarius & Pisces
Turquoise can be semi-translucent to opaque, with a colour that usually ranges from light to medium blue or greenish blue. It's often mottled and sometimes has dark splotches. It might also have veins of matrix running through it (matrix is a remnant of its surrounding rock).