Gemstones L-P

 

LAPIS LAZULI - Inner Vision  Truthful Communication  Knowledge  Spiritual Guidance  Awareness

Chakra: Throat (5th), Third Eye (6th)
Element: Wind
Zodiac: Libra, Sagittarius

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Lapis Lazuli works on the third eye chakra, activating the higher mind and psychic abilities. It develops visionary awareness, enhances intuition and spiritual insight. Lapis Lazuli encourages intellectual ability and stimulates the desire for knowledge and understanding. It aids the process of learning and is excellent for enhancing memory. Lapis Lazuli stimulates the throat chakra, assisting with clear, truthful expression and discerning communication. It supports self-knowledge and reflection, moving the consciousness beyond the mundane and bringing awareness to one’s gifts and abilities. Lapis Lazuli helps to create a clearer perspective on one’s life and assists with the identification of habits, patterns or lessons that may be blocking spiritual progress. 

Physical Healing Properties: Lapis Lazuli is useful to the throat, larynx, and vocal chords, and treating hearing loss and other problems with ear and nasal passages. It helps regulate the endocrine and thyroid glands, and enhances circulation and improves cardiac rhythm. Lapis Lazuli reduces vertigo, lowers blood pressure, alleviates insomnia, aids the nervous system and brain disorders, and relieves general pain and inflammations. It treats menstrual irregularities, and relieves cramps, stiffness and lumbago. 

Affirmation: I claim the sovereignty and power of my highest self and I align myself with my highest truth.

LAVA - Courage  Grounding  Strength  Stability

Chakra: Root (1st)
Element: Earth
Zodiac: Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Lava has a deep bond to the earth that strengthens our connection to Mother Earth. It embodies effective grounding qualities that provide strength and courage during our most tumultuous times. Lava keeps us mentally stable while it guides us to a place of understanding enabling us to bounce back from any circumstance we have encountered. It assists us by dissipating anger and fostering positive change in areas where we need it most. Lava calm emotions and clears and purifies negative energy, relieving both mental and physical stress. It brings protection and confidence helping to shed unnecessary emotions and unhealthy attachments, and boosting inner strength to overcome personal challenges.

Physical Healing Properties: Lava eases anxiety and stress, and aids in treating behavioural issues such as ADHD. It enhances fertility and helps restore libido.

Affirmation: I am rooted to Mother Earth, grounded and secure in the knowledge that all my needs are met.

MALACHITE - Protection  Confidence  Intention  Creativity • Leadership  Transformation

Chakra: Solar Plexus (3rd), Heart (4th)
Element: Fire
Zodiac: Scorpio, Capricorn

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Malachite is a powerful protection stone that shields the auric field from negative energies. It strengthens our natural sense of danger, assists in avoiding threats to one’s well-being and brings a ‘luck’ attribute keeping one safe and protected. Malachite instils one with willpower, confidence and self-responsibility to take the right actions needed when making changes and decisions in life where required. It helps to recognise and utilise one’s abilities to bring thoughts, dreams and ideas into reality, in a constructive and creative manner. Malachite encourages risk-taking and change. It releases inhibitions and self-doubt cause by past experiences and break unwanted ties and outworn patterns.

Physical Healing Properties: Malachite helps regulate the menstrual cycle, alleviate menstrual cramps and eases childbirth. It lowers blood pressure, alleviates vertigo, travel sickness and epilepsy, and help treats fractures, broken bones, swollen joints and torn muscles. Malachite supports the formation of red blood cells and haemoglobin, reduces arthritic pain, helps draw toxins from the body and aids with digestion.

Affirmation: I confidently move forward in life with the knowledge that I am safe and protected.

MOONSTONE - Mystery  Self-discovery  Intuition  Insight  Dreams  Feminine

Chakra: Third Eye (6th), Crown (7th)
Element: Fire
Zodiac: Cancer, Libra, Scorpio

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Moonstone is associated with the feminine, enhancing the intuitive side of the mind. For women, it reveals their feminine power, clairvoyance abilities and raises kundalini energy. For men, it activates the right side of the brain, encouraging nonlinear thinking and emotional balance. Moonstone enhances psychic awareness, enabling one to be open to outside guidance from higher beings. It facilitates inward journeying, revealing hidden truths in one’s conscious and past lives. Moonstone reminds us to take notice of our life cycles and the wisdom, understanding and self-knowledge we gain from each cycle and teaches us patience and acceptance of the natural rhythms of life.

Physical Healing Properties: Moonstone is greatly beneficial to the female reproductive system, improving fertility and assisting ease in pregnancy and childbirth, reduces menstrual pain, supports hormonal balance and eliminates fluid retention. Moonstone assists with a healthy growth rate in children and teenagers, and slows aging in elderly people. It relieves degenerative conditions of the skin, hair, eyes, and fleshy organs, helps to treat insomnia while encouraging pleasant dreams, treats elimination and digestive system disorders, and facilitates the absorption of nutrients and the elimination of toxins.

Affirmation: I open myself to my intuitive abilities and my connection to the Divine Feminine.

OBSIDIAN - Psychic Protection  Grounding  Cleansing of Negativity  Spirit Communication

Chakra: Root (1st)
Element: Earth
Zodiac: Scorpio, Sagittarius

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Obsidian’s protective energy banishes negative energies and attachments in oneself and one’s environment. It shields the aura helping one to remain centred when faced with negativity. Obsidian helps reveal unconscious thought patterns and habits that inhibit personal growth and assists in releasing them. It forces one to face inner truths, weaknesses and flaws, so one can understand and accept them. Obsidian blocks psychic attack and removes negative spiritual influences. It is a powerful scrying tool aiding in spiritual communication to passed loved ones. Obsidian strong connection to the earth provides grounding when surrounded by negativity.

Physical Healing Properties: Obsidian points out the emotional causes of physical diseases. It helps with digestion and detoxification, and speeds the healing of wounds, sprains and bruises. Obsidian improves circulation and artery health, and reduces arthritic pain, joint problems and cramps. It relieves tension stress and eases muscular aches, and provides support in attempts to cease dependencies, such as smoking, overeating, over drinking or using drugs.

Affirmation: I cleanse my energy field of negativity and ground myself to the earth.

ONYX - Inner Strength  Focused Attention  Willpower  Self-Mastery  Discipline  Reason

Chakra: Root (1st), Solar Plexus (3rd), Third Eye (6th)
Element: Earth
Zodiac: Leo

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Onyx is a stone of inner strength, self-mastery and self-control. It enhances endurance and persistence, helping one to see dreary tasks through to the end. Onyx increases focus, memory retention and attention to detail, elevating the ability to learn challenging information. It helps one to control, focus and steer the will, increasing self-confidence and discipline. Onyx is useful for integrating dualities within one self and anchors the flighty into a more stable way of life and enhances self-control. It facilitates wise decision making and rational thinking. Onyx grounding influence cools hot tempers, calms nervousness, eases anxiety and eliminates fear.

Physical Healing Properties: Onyx strengthens the immune system helping to build vitality and store energy, aiding recovery from prolong illness or physical exhaustion. It improves nerve function and enhancing the sensory organs, particularly the ear, improving hearing and treating inner ear problems and tinnitus. Onyx improves cell regeneration, regulation of fluids, and aids in the absorption of nutrients and elimination of wastes. It supports healthy teeth and bones, treating bone marrow and soft tissue disorders, and helpful for those who suffer from weak legs.

Affirmation: I work on all my chosen tasks with clear focus, strong discipline, unrelenting perseverance and high efficiency.

OPAL, WHITE PRECIOUS - Intensifying Emotions  Purification  Self-Awareness

Chakra: All
Element: Water
Zodiac: Cancer, Libra, Scorpio, Pisces

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Opal amplifies emotional traits and characteristics, whether positive or negative, and brings them to the surface for evaluation and transformation. It illuminates and intensifies all aspects of the emotional body, helping to identify and release old wounds, fears and anger, and other patterns of negativity that harm the self. Opal enhances self-worth helping to understand ones full potential. It infuses the aura with a frequency of joy, igniting optimism and enthusiasm and allows for the release of inhibitions inspiring love and passion. Opal enhances cosmic consciousness and stimulates flashes of intuition and insight. It is a karmic stone with a reminder that what one sends out will return.

Physical Healing Properties: Opal helps strengthen the skin, hair and fingernails. It is useful for skin disorders including eczema, psoriasis and rosacea. Opal balances the body’s water content, aiding with dehydration or water retention. It facilitates in treating infections, fevers, and Parkinson’s disease. It helps purify the blood and kidneys, regulate insulin levels and strengthens memory. Opal is beneficial for female hormonal issues, alleviating PMS and menopause and easing childbirth.

Affirmation: I become aware of my emotions and their sources, and I release them into the Light.

PERIDOT - Increase  Prosperity  Warmth  Well-Being  Abundance

Chakra: Solar Plexus (3rd), Heart (4th)
Element: Earth
Zodiac: Leo, Virgo, Scorpio, Sagittarius

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Peridot assists to manifest the increase of wealth, health, happiness and emotional well-being. It facilitates the ability to openly receive from the universe abundance in all areas of life and reveals where self-worth issues have inhibited one to receive in the past. Peridot supports one in admitting and accepting past mistakes, releasing feelings of guilt, blame or regret and re-establishing self-worth allowing one to move on in life.  It reminds those who unconditionally give love, time and energy deserve to receive these as well. Peridot transforms negative emotions such as anger, spite, jealously, resentment, agitation, and impatience into love, compassion, acceptance and gratitude.

Physical Healing Properties: Peridot help balance the endocrine system, particularly the adrenal glands. It supports the health of the heart, gall bladder, liver, pancreas and spleen. Peridot aids the digestive system and nutrient assimilation. It strengthens the blood helping to counter anaemia and poor oxygenation. Peridot can be use in recovery from tobacco or inhalant addiction. ​It balances bipolar disorder and overcomes hypochondria.

Affirmation: I gratefully receive success, abundance and prosperity on all levels.

PREHNITE - Unconditional Love  Healing  Spirit Communication  Release

Chakra: Solar Plexus (3rd), Heart (4th)
Element: Earth, Water
Zodiac: Libra

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Prehnite unifies the heart and the will so that one’s power is used to carry out the highest good in the service of love rather than the ego.  It helps to stay in the present moment by quieting restlessness, worry and nervousness, and resisting negative thoughts of disastrous future possibilities. Prehnite cools excessive anger and nervous energy, enhancing a sense of calm and peace, and strengthening one’s chi or life force energy. It teaches one to let go of past wounds and cleanses emotional debris from the aura. Prehnite enhances precognition, inner knowing and prophecy, and aids spirit communication through meditation, visualization and out of body travel. It improves the vividness of dreams and reduces the appearance of nightmares.

Physical Healing Properties: Prehnite purifies the kidneys, adrenals, liver, gallbladder and digestive system, stimulating metabolism. It aids to heal and balance the circulatory and lymphoid systems, and calms urinary tract or gland infections. Prehnite assists in treating gout, blood disorders, and removal of toxins, repairing of connective tissues and stabilizing malignancy.

Affirmation: I place my power in the service of the heart and my will abides to the heart desires.

PYRITE - Energy  Manifestation  Action  Vitality  Willpower • Creativity  Confidence

Chakra: Solar Plexus (3rd)
Element: Earth
Zodiac: Leo

Metaphysical Healing Properties: Pyrite boosts vitality, enhancing one’s ability in achieving difficult tasks. It increases willpower, helping to overcome bad habits and forming new healthier patterns. Pyrite develops a ‘can-do’ attitude, assisting to overcome fear and anxiety, and banishing negative influences. It encourages confidence in one’s abilities and potential and to take action in creating abundance in one’s life. Pyrite stimulates creativity, increases mental clarity and focus, and fuels ambition, commitment and persistence to carry things through to completion. It supports one in taking assertive action to protect loved ones, community, and the earth. Pyrite enhances male energies benefiting both men and women as it helps balance their masculine side. It brings confidence in one’s masculinity and promoting enthusiastic sexual expression.

Physical Healing Properties: Pyrite purifies the body of infection and supports healthy endocrine function. It enhances blood oxygenation and tissue repair, assisting with fungal infection, skin disease and cell formation. Pyrite strengthens the respiratory and circulatory systems, helping to alleviate asthma and bronchitis. It reduces fever and inflammation, protects the body from the effects of pollution and helps prevent and repair DNA damage.

Affirmation: I am confident in accomplishing my hopes and dreams.