Green Amethyst, or Prasiolite, is Amethyst that has been exposed to very high temperatures. Similar to purple Amethyst it stimulates the growth of psychic abilities while it creates a stronger connection to the higher spiritual aspects of your life. Green Amethyst brings the higher vibration energy of Divine though the heart and into the physical. It helps to ease discomfort for those who find it difficult to express emotion and it is a reminder that all are part and parcel of the Divine, unconditional loving Source.
Source: Brazil and the USA
Astrological sign: Capricorn, Scorpio
Chakra: 4th Heart
Representing selfless love and compassion, Rhodochrosite expands consciousness and integrates spiritual with material energies. It is excellent for the heart and relationships. Attracting a soulmate who helps you learn lessons for your higher good, it teaches the heart to assimilate painful feelings without shutting down. This stone insists that you face the truth, about yourself and others, without excess or evasion but with loving awareness.
It is a stone that integrates physical and spiritual energies energizing the soul. It is a powerful heart opening stone that lifts depression and encourages a positive and cheerful outlook, and vibrates with loving energy. It improves self worth and soothes emotional stress. Rhodochrosite encourages a positive attitude, creativity and innovation, and enhances dream states.
Source: Argentina, Peru, Romania, Russia, South Africa, Uruguay and the USA
Astrological Sign: Leo, Scorpio
Chakra: 4th Heart
Garnet cleanses and re-energizes the chakras. It revitalizes, purifies and balances energy, bringing serenity or passion as appropriate. Inspires love and devotion. Garnet balances the sex drive and alleviates emotional disharmony. It activates and strengthens the survival instinct, bringing courage and hope. Stimulates past-life recall. Sharpens perceptions of oneself and others. Garnet removes inhibitions and taboos. It opens the heart and bestows self-confidence.
Source: Europe, South Africa, Australia, USA (Arizona and New Mexico)
Astrological sign: Aries, Leo, Virgo
Chakra: 1st Base, 4th Heart