Unique Sterling Silver and Gemstone Jewelry for the Body, Mind and Spirit! All of our gemstone jewelry items come with a description card outlining the mystical and scientific properties of the stone! All items include a foil stamped gift box!
Welcome to The Mystic Jewel's Mystical Stone Information Chart!
Throughout history, gemstones have been believed to hold special energies and have been used by countless cultures and religions for luck, protection, connection to the spiritual world and much more.
*The chart below contains information about known beliefs in the mystical properties of the gemstones and minerals we carry, as well as the astrological sign associations of each stone.
*This chart is for education reference. We do not claim that our jewelry will heal anyone's ailments or injuries or emotional states.
Mystical & Healing Properties
Provides for balancing of the yin-yang energies as well as the balancing of the physical, emotional, and intellectual bodies with the etheric energies. It stabilizes the aura, providing a cleaning effect, and eliminating negativity. Agate promotes perceptiveness to situations, and awakens ones talents. Agate enhances creativity. It also helps one overcome bitterness of the heart and eliminates inner anger. Agate fosters love, opening the way for positive relationships. It is used to provide inspiration from and a connection to entities in the spiritual world. It helps to open and cleanse all chakras. Agate has been reported to strengthen sight, to diminish thirst, and to promote marital fidelity
Leo & Aquarius
Amber allows the body to change negative energy to positive. It emits a bright soothing energy helps to calm nerves. It is dedicated to the connection of the conscious self to universal perfection. It has been used as a symbol to assure promises. It is a sacred stone to both Native American & Eastern Indians. It is said to bring luck to warriors and used in fire ceremonies of tribal healers. It has been successful in the treatment of kidney and bladder disorders. It also acts to purify ones body, mind and spirit.
Pisces, Virgo, Aquarius & Capricorn
Amethyst is a stone of spirituality and contentment. It is a powerful healer and protector. Enhances psychic abilities and spiritual awareness. Amethyst bestows stability, strength, invigoration, and peace. It is also a stone of meditation, conducting calm energy to help one both enter and maintain the state. Amethyst provides fairness and flexibility in decision making. It helps provide freedom from addictive personalities. It is useful in treating insomnia, headaches, and digestion. Aids hearing, endocrine glands, heart and cellular disorders. Strengthens cleansing organs and circulatory system.
Ammonite provides stimulus to architects and those in the field of construction. This is a protective stone, giving stability and structure to one’s life. Ammonite encourages and supplements one’s survival instinct. It is also said to provide ease in birthing process by way of relaxation. Ammonite has been used in the treatment of disorders of lungs and limbs. It is helpful in the rectification of degenerative disorders
Apatite is attuned to healing, storing information, communicating, balancing energy and teaching. It can help to eliminate over activity, under activity or blockages from any chakras. It can help provide access to past life insights and telepathy. Apatite can assist one with the development of deeper states of meditation, yin-yang balancing, self insight, and peace. It also enhances creativity, awakening the inner self. Apatite can be used to focus healing energy on the systems, glands, meridians and organs of the body.
Gemini, Pisces & Aries
Aquamarine is a "stone of courage". It accelerates our learning abilities not only about the physical world but also about ourselves. It encourages one to "always be prepared." It helps one to attune to higher levels of spiritual development. It helps judgmental people to be more tolerant. It helps those with a lot of responsibility bring order to their project. It also helps one take responsibility for their actions. Aquamarine stimulates, activates and cleanses the throat chakra. It has been used to treat swollen glands, and vision
Aventurine is a great protector from those wishing to use the energy of another. It provides balance of male/ female energies, enhances creativity, supplements motivation & encourages pioneering. It also reinforces ones decisiveness, amplifies leadership qualities, and enhances the instinct. It has been used in the treatment of disorders of the lungs, heart, adrenal glands, and muscular systems. Aventurine has been used in medicine wheel rituals to show the healing light of the heart.
Aries, Pisces & Libra
Bloodstone is an intense healing stone and a "stone of courage." It helps one with the ability of renewal for the physical, mental and emotional planes. Bloodstone is used for the revitalization of love, relationships & friendships. It also helps one demonstrate unselfishness, idealism; improve one's talents, enhance creative efforts, and helps with decision making. Bloodstone helps one communicate with the spiritual realm. It has been used to purify the blood, kidneys & bladder.
Taurus, Cancer and Leo
Carnelian stimulates inquisitiveness, initiative & courage. It can be used to dispel apathy, indolence and passivity. It protects against envy, fear, rage, and helps banish sorrow. Carnelian activates the 1st, 2nd & 3rd chakras, bringing an influx of life force, vitality, sexual & creative energies and assertive will to the physical body. It can assist one in pursuits related to theatrical events. Carnelian can help increase physical energy, personal power, creativity and compassion. It can be used in the treatment of gall stones, kidney stones and pollen allergies.
Cancer & Sagittarius
Chalcedony was used as a sacred stone by the Native Americans, promoting stability within the ceremonial activities of the tribes. It has been used successfully to provide a pathway for receiving thought transmissions. It is used for balancing the energy of the body, mind & spirit. It is a stone to encourage brotherhood among all. Chalcedony alleviates hostilities, irritability & melancholy. It enhances generosity, responsiveness and receptivity
Scorpio & Sagittarius
Charoite is a stone for transformation, within this world, and from this world to another. It helps one to realize that as one door closes, another opens. It can also assist one in realizing that they are where they should be at that very moment. It bestows good, bringing the ultimate benefits in situations encountered. Charoite changes the symptoms of illness to wellness. Charoite helps general aches and pains, and improves degraded conditions of the liver and pancreas.
Gemini, Virgo and Taurus
Chrysocolla can produce great inner strength, helping one to sustain during long-enduring situations. It promotes harmony by helping one to release the distress from negative emotions. Chrysocolla purifies the home through energy that both stabilizes and rebuilds relationships. It can help to regenerate the pancreas, and to balance the blood sugar. It has been used in the treatment of lung and blood disorders. It can strengthen muscular structures and treat muscle cramps and spasms.
Chrysoprase is a type of chalcedony and shares the same metaphysical properties in addition to the following: This mineral is used to balance yin-yang energy and aligning the chakras. It activates the heart chakra bringing the loving energy necessary to the body. It can help to heal a "broken heart," enabling one to understand the patterns of growth. It instills a state of grace, and compassion with in the user. It helps with non -judgmental attitudes, as well as acceptance of others and self. It is used to treat heart disorders and stimulate fertility.
Gemini, Aries, Libra and Leo
Citrine is one of the two minerals on earth which does not hold or accumulate negative energy, but dissipates it. Citrine stimulates mental focus and endurance, self initiative and promotes contact with higher forces of intelligence. It promotes radiance from within, helping one to laugh without restraint. It is a positive influence in the areas of education, business pursuits, and interpersonal relationships. Citrine can aid digestion, promote circulation, increase visual abilities, balance the thyroid and activate the thymus.
Copal serves to increase the awareness of one's individuality. It can assist one in remaining aware during meditation. Copal can assist one in utilizing abilities of the mind, and enhance psychic abilities. It can be used to remove energy blockages and strengthen meridians of the physical body. It acts to improve disorders of the heart and to rejuvenate physical vitality. Copal has been used to treat disorders of the kidneys and bladder, and also stimulates cellular renewal.
Coral - Red Coral, Sponge Coral
Coral helps one to become in harmony with the forces of nature. It brings practicality to one's career. It helps to balance the spiritual with the material, aligning one with the source of all wisdom. It is said to help protect one from depression and despondency. It is known to help quell anxiety and hypertension. It used to be worn in the past by fisherman's wives to insure their husband's safe return. It has been used to stimulate the metabolism and release impurities. It has also been used to treat colic and heartburn.
Corundum (Ruby & Sapphire)
Corundum in general promotes insights to the unknown. Corundum acts to enhance one's intuitive awareness. This stone is said to stimulate ambition and confidence. It dispels harsh and irritating attitudes, subdues emotions, and helps one to release anger in a positive manner. It is said to be one of the stones used in the breastplate of the high priest. Corundum can be used in the treatment of disorders of eyes, to sooth and smooth the skin, and to bring peace to the body.
Diopside can be used to stimulate the intellect, and enhance learning, providing special assistance to analytical pursuits. It allows one to understand the duality within the self, and helps the retrieval of the feminine side. It is an excellent stone for healing those who will not cry. Diopside can be used in the treatment of physical weakness and psychological disorders. It is an excellent stone for runners, helping to eliminate muscle spasms during the run. It has also been used to calm pets.
Pisces & Capricorn
Fluorite is a great stone to assist in bringing order to chaos. It helps one act impartially or to make unbiased decisions. It provides a stabilizing energy for individuals and relationships. Fluorite increases the ability to concentrate. It also encourages the ideal of health, intellect, and emotional well-being. It provides for purification, cleansing and elimination of that which is in disorder. Fluorite has been used to dispel colds, flu, Strep, Staph, herpes, and similar infections, and treat infectious diseases.
Virgo, Leo, Capricorn & Aquarius
Garnet is known as a "stone of health." This is because it extracts negative energy from the chakras. It is said to help one change their world, enhancing the internal fire, bringing creative powers to implementation. It has also been known as a "stone of commitment"- to purpose, to others, and to oneself. Garnet emits an energy which can be used to stabilize and produce order within the mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual systems. It can be used to bring order to chaos. It helps in treating all conditions requiring regeneration
Libra & Leo
Because of the copper, goldstone has many of the metaphysical properties of copper, including strengthening the circulatory system, strengthening bones, and easing arthritis pain. Gently uplifting, mildly helpful to reduce stomach tension and protect the centre of the body. It can also hold many of the same healing properties as natural glass like obsidian.
Aries & Aquarius
Hematite is called a "stone for the mind." It can be used for mental attunement, memory enhancement, mathematical pursuits, mental and manual dexterity. It helps one to realize that the only limiting concepts are within the mind. The magnetic qualities balance the meridians of the body. It assists in transforming negativity to positive energy. Hematite helps facilitate the attainment of peace, self- control, and inner happiness. It can be used in the treatment of leg cramps, blood disorder, nervous disorders, insomnia, and also spinal alignment.
Libra, Sagittarius, and Taurus
Iolite is an excellent stone for healing, guided meditations, and astral travel. It helps one in their spiritual growth, and can strengthen aura fields. It has been used in shamanic ceremonies to influence spirits, and to ensure the accuracy within the vision. It balances male and female aspects of ones character. It also release discord in ones life, allowing progression toward the enjoyment of each moment. It helps in the elimination of debt & accepting responsibility.
Libra, Aries, Gemini & Taurus
Jade is known as a "dream stone" and as a "stone of fidelity", bringing realization to one's potential and devotion to ones purpose. It improves the memory of dreams and dream solving. It is said to bring accord to the environment, to transmute negativity and to instill resourcefulness. It has been used to assist one in access to the spiritual world. It is used to release suppressed emotions through dreaming. Jade helps one to facilitate the building of dreams into a reality. Jade can be used in the treatment of the heart, hips, & kidneys.
Jasper is known as the "supreme nurturer." It reminds us that one is not here, on this physical plane, just for oneself, but is here to bring substance and joy to others. Jasper is often worn by shamans to provide protection. It protects against negativity and helps one to be grounded to the stabilizing energies of the earth. The ancients revered jasper as sacred, protective and a facilitator of safe astral travel. Jasper can be used in the treatment of tissue deterioration of the kidneys, spleen, bladder, liver and stomach.
TAURUS, LIBRA & ARIES
Kyanite is a mineral that will not accumulate or retain negative energy. It aligns all charkas immediately. It brings a claming effect to the whole being. Kyanite stimulates communication and psychic awareness. It dispels anger and frustration. It also provides a stimulating energy and supports one in the continuation of projects. Kyanite encourages one to speak one's truth, cutting through blockages. It is an excellent stone to facilitate meditation. It helps one to recall dreams, and promote dream solving. It can be used to treat muscular disorders and fever.
Sagittarius, Scorpio, & Leo
Labradorite has a luminescence derived from extra-terrestrial origin, bringing the galactic evolved energies from the other worlds to the earth plane. It transforms intuition into intellectual thought. It assists one in making changes, attracting strength and perseverance. Labradorite helps one to understand their chosen destiny, enhances patience, and an inner knowing of "the right time." It is used to treat disorders of the brain, to reduce anxiety and stress. It also assists in digestion & metabolism.
Lapis is a "stone of total awareness," helping to expand awareness and intellectual capacity, and allowing for attunement to the psychic aspects of ones nature. It helps to provide objectivity, clarity, and mental endurance during release of emotional bondage. Lapis can be placed over the third-eye to aid one in developing insight into ones dreams. It is said to help overcome depression and enhance states of serenity and self- acceptance. Lapis can be used to treat throat, immune system, & dizziness.
Larimar can assist one in recognizing the self-imposed constraints associated with the material world. It helps one to be assertive, and stimulates the deeper understanding of "being". It helps one to admit guilt, bringing peacefulness through truth. Larimar is a stone for "earth healing." It represents peace and clarity, emitting energy of healing and love. It has been used to stimulate the heart, throat, third-eye and crown chakras. It helps one to see the self from the outside realm.
Capricorn & Scorpio
Malachite is a "stone of transformation," assisting one in changing situations, and spiritual evolution. It can provide insight concerning the cause of any specific condition within the body, mind, spirit, and other people. It is an equalizing and balancing agent. It can create an unobstructed path leading to a desired goal. It helps one to accept responsibility for ones actions. Malachite stimulates instinctive & intuitive reasoning. It can be used in the treatment of asthma, arthritis, tumors, broken bones, torn muscles and the immune system.
Marcasite provides one with a view of oneself from an outside perspective and can provide insight to correcting unwanted qualities. It helps one make corrections easily, also encouraging one to "shine". It stimulates the senses and intellect. It helps softening expressiveness, dispelling both rash words and impatience. Marcasite represents spiritual development, eliminating the starvation of spirit. It can be used in the treatment of skin disorders.
Moldavite, when placed on the third eye, helps us to establish the cosmic connection. When placed on the heart it teaches us to appreciate the gift of being here on Earth.
Cancer, Libra & Scorpio
Moonstone is called the "travelers stone", used for protection against the perils of travel. It is also a talisman of good fortune. The energy is balancing, introspective, reflective and lunar. It provides help in recognizing that new beginnings are the fruition of each end. It allows one to absorb what is needed from the universal energies. It provides for understanding via intuition versus intellectual reasoning. Moonstone provides the body with the properties of rejuvenation. It promotes ease in pregnancy, childbirth & fertility.
It is believed that obsidian reflects ones flaws and promotes a clear picture of the changes that are necessary. Obsidian is an excellent stone for grounding, and protection. It provides a shield against negative environmental vibrations. Obsidian is very useful in healing, providing both the healer and the subject with clarity and respect. It is known as a stone of purity, bringing both purity and balance to the body, mind and spirit.
Onyx is an excellent stone for initiating modes of centering and alignment of the total person with the higher powers. It can be used to banish grief, to enhance self control, to stimulate wise decision making, and to encourage happiness and good fortune. It helps one absorb from the universe, those energies which are needed. Onyx helps one to follow the path alone, promoting personal strength. It helps one to become the master of one's own fortune.
Black Opal - Scorpio & Sagittarius White Opal - Libra
Black Opal is an excellent grounding stone. It is a "gazing” stone that stimulates visions from the third-eye, providing insights into matters of the past, present, and future. The "fire” within the stone is a catalyst for the inner knowing, and inner seeing. It can also be used to provide insight to, and information concerning the truthfulness and development of someone. Black Opal can be used to treat reproductive disorders, depression, digestion, and dysfunctional eyesight. Common Opals are usually seen as white in color. White opal can increase the ability to both earn and retain money. It also stimulates one’s sense of self-worth. It has been used to balance the male/female energies and align the chakras. It attunes one to the ethereal realm stimulating the flow of energy between the physical bodies and aligning the higher self. It enhances working environments and business relationships.
Cancer & Gemini
Pearl symbolizes purity and can stimulate that condition in ones body and mind. It also signifies faith, charity, and innocence, enhances personal integrity, and helps to provide a focus to ones attention. The pearl has been known as a "stone of sincerity", bringing truth to situations and loyalty to a cause. Pearl has been used to increase fertility and to ease childbirth. It is also used to provide a reflection of the self through the eyes of others.
Virgo, Leo, Scorpio & Sagittarius
Peridot emits a warm and friendly energy. It can be used to magnify the inner aspects of any situation. It helps to regulate all types of cycles in ones life. It also helps to heal a bruised ego by lessening anger and inspiring happiness within oneself. Peridot is an excellent healing stone, acting as a "tonic" to both strengthen and regenerate the body. It has been used to heal ulcers of the stomach, strengthening eyesight, treat disorders of the heart, lungs, spleen and intestinal tract. It also stimulates birthing contractions.
Related to all signs of the Zodiac
Quartz in General: Quartz has properties that support the amplification, focusing, storage, transfer and transformation of energy. Quartz assists in the creation of power and clarity of mind. It is said to bring the energy of the stars into the soul, helping to align human thoughts, energies, and emotions with universal energies. Quartz is known as a "stone of power". It facilitates communication with the spiritual world. All psychic abilities can be stimulated by the use of this mineral. It assists one in retaining calmness and clarity. Clear Quartz - is a power stone that harmonizes and balances. It enhances energy and thoughts, and purifies the spiritual, mental, and physical. It is also a powerfully protective stone, bringing the purified energy in. Rose quartz is a stone of unconditional love. It opens the heart chakra to all forms of love: self-love, family love, platonic love, and romantic love. Rose quartz has excellent protection energies during pregnancy and childbirth. Rutilated quartz is said to assist with tissue regeneration, assimilation of nutrition, and slow the advancement of aging. It is also said to boost the immune system and treat respiratory illness. Rutiliated quartz is also a mystical crystal "diagnostic tool" which can help discover the true cause of an ailment. Rutilated quartz is also purported to enhance mental and physical stability, self-reliance, and meditation on feminine ideas. Smoky (or smokey) quartz is a grounding and stabilizing stone. It brings calm and centering, lifts depression, enhances practicality, and generally removes negative energies, bringing happiness. Smoky quartz is also a good luck stone. It can also assist in tapping subconscious wisdom. Smoky quartz is a protective stone, particularly for physical protection, protection from negativity, and psychic protection. Tourmalated quartz, also known as tourmaline in quartz, is an excellent protective stone, and brings balance and inner strength. It deflects and grounds negativity, and reduces anxiety and depression.
Scorpio & Leo
Rhodochrosite is called the "stone of love and balance". It contains a pulsating electrical energy which emits love. It assists in creating new worlds for the wearer, worlds filled with love and dreams. It assists one in expanding their consciousness, and initiates intensive relaxation, acceptance and balancing. It removes tendencies toward avoidance or denial. Rhodochrosite quickly balances emotions. It can be used to treat intestinal and digestive difficulties. It has also been used to stabilize the heart, and thyroid.
Rhodonite can assist one in the attainment of ones "greatest potential", dispelling anxiety. It helps one further the brotherhood of humanity, and encourages generosity of spirit. Rhodonite has been called a "stone of love" because it stimulates the heart chakra and conveys unconditional love to the physical plane. It has been used in the treatment of emphysema, inflammation of the joints, light sensitivity, throat infections, heart disorders and arthritis.
Leo, Scorpio, Cancer & Sagittarius
Ruby stimulates the loving emotional side toward nurturing, bringing spiritual wisdom, health knowledge and wealth. It can improve ones success in controversies, encouraging gentleness and discouraging violence. It is an excellent shielding stone, protecting on all levels. Ruby is said to protect the wearer against unhappiness, distressing dreams, and lightening. It encourages one to follow their bliss. It is said that ruby will light the darkness of ones life, creating a spark of light, conquering darkness on all levels.
Virgo, Libra, & Sagittarius
Sapphire is known as a "stone of prosperity", sustaining the gifts of life, eliminating frustration, and fulfilling the dreams and the desires of the consciousness. It is known to bring lightness, joy, beauty and thought to the wearer. It can help increase focus, and to emanate and radiate energy without conscious initiation. Sapphire has been used to treat disorders of the blood, strengthen the walls of the veins, and treat cellular disorders.
Serpentine is very useful in the rise of Kundalini. Placing the mineral at the crown chakra can create a drawing force to initiate the movement. It can also clear the clouded areas of the chakras, and stimulate the crown. It is an excellent stone for enhancing the meditative state. Serpentine can assist with all disorders in all areas of the body. It can be used in the treatment of diabetes and hypoglycemia, and to eliminate parasitic infestations within the body.
Tigers Eye is very helpful for those seeking clarity and deal with many scattered details. It can be used to enhance psychic abilities, and be grounded. It can help eliminate the blues and brings passion for life. Tigers Eye brings awareness of personal needs as well as the needs of others. It has been used to stimulate wealth, & the stability required. It produces soothing vibrations generating calmness. Tigers Eye has been used in treating disorders of the eye, throat, reproductive system and aids night vision.
Topaz In General - is a balancing and calming stone that balances emotions, releases tension, balances emotions, and can bring joy. Topaz is also believed to bring success and good fortune, and synchronicity. It is also used for protection, particularly protection from the evil eye and greed. It also is said to bring creativity, individuality, true love, and hope. Spiritually it brings in spiritual love and peace. Physically, topaz aids with gout, blood disorders, hemorrhages, poor appetite, tissue regeneration, tuberculosis, aging (reverses), endocrine system. Blue Topaz - Blue topaz brings leadership ability to anyone who wears or carries it. It also enhances and improves psychic knowledge, spiritual growth, and psychic insight. It also lends and air of tranquility in those endeavors.
Each color has its own mystical meaning and healing powers. Black Tourmaline can be used to protect against negativity. It has been used as an energy deflector, especially radiation. It provides an increase in physical vitality, emotional stability and intellectual acuity, helping to keep spirits high. It can protect one against negative spells cast by the negative side of others. Pink Tourmaline has energy which relates to creativity and to conceiving new ideas while allowing one to maintain the connection between self and all that is. It stimulates the crown and heart chakras enhancing the higher states of love and spirituality. It promotes joy and peace in times of growth and change. It guides growth of spirit toward enlightenment. It promotes enthusiasm for life by releasing destructive tendencies. It prepares the body for holistic treatment. Green Tourmaline opens the heart chakra, and can help with energy work between the third-eye and heart chakra. This mineral has masculine energy, and can assist in problems with male forces. It provides energy conducive to healing plants. It can also be useful in the practice of herbal healing.
Trilobites were among the first arthropods, and flourished in the sea. When its body grew to large for its shell it flaked off the free checks and climbed out to grow another one. It enhances memory and vision. It can promote both leadership and management skills. It assists in the development of endurance, perseverance and strength. It allows one to recognize the desired course and to maintain that pathway to the ultimate goal.
Sagittarius, Pisces & Scorpio
Turquoise brings the blue of Father Sky melding energies of the heavens with the consciousness of Mother Earth. Turquoise is a healer of the spirit, bringing peace of mind. It has been known to guide one through the unknown, protecting while promoting independence. It was known in the ancient times to insure property and to protect against accidents. It is excellent for spiritual attunement, healing, cleansing the energy centers and grounding ones energy. It acts to induce wisdom, understanding, trust, and kindness.
Unakite can facilitate a re-birthing process helping one to deal with events of the past which have instilled blockages within meridians and energy centers within the body. It can help one to determine the root cause of disease, including physical, mental, emotional and spiritual realms. Unakite can be used to enhance weight gain. It can be used in the treatment of the reproductive system, and to stimulate healthy pregnancies.
Zoisite can decompose negative energies, transmuting it to a positive force. It can be used to dispel laziness & idleness. The combination of Zoisite with ruby can create altered states of consciousness, and helps utilize the abilities of the mind. All psychic abilities can be amplified by these energies. It has been used by healers in Asian countries for both diagnostic healing and communicating with the spirits. It improves disorders of the heart, spleen, pancreas and lungs.