Amazonite is considered a 'power stone' due to its ability to create a feeling of power within you. It inspires truth, sincerity, honor, self love, courage, communication, eloquence, integrity, trust, clairvoyance, clarity, prophecy and openness. Hold a piece to your third eye (middle of forehead) to unlock psychic vision (intuition). Amazonite are very soothing and calming. It accomplishes this by dispelling negative energy and allowing us to let go of sadness and grief. It is very calming on both the brain and the nervous system. Amazonite's energies also have the amazing ability of helping you let go of the old stagnant parts of your life that are holding you back, allowing you to move on and become all that you were meant to be. It is also said to boost self-love, allowing you to cleanse your spirit of the negative issues that have been holding you back.
The gemstone Ruby has enjoyed a most regal position in myth, legend and lore for thousands and thousands of years. It has for quite a long time been a favored talisman among royalty worldwide. The ruby is associated with the sun, and was thought to preserve mental and physical health. In the middle ages, rubies were viewed as a stone of prophecy. It was thought the stone darkened when... (read more)