Tag Archives: aries

About Stones: Hematite

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Astrological Sign: Aries, Aquarius
Chakra: Root
Lore: Hematite is a stone for the mind. Enhancing memory and mental dexterity, hematite dissolves negativity and provides for smooth grounding, peace, and inner happiness. It attracts kind love and loving relationships.
Geology: Hematite occurs as a hydrothermal and replacement mineral, and in igneous rocks as an accessory mineral. Common habits are massive, fibrous, stalactitic and botryoidal. It is heavy and opaque with a dull metallic luster. Much of the hematite available in todays market is manmade.
Localities: Quebec, Venezuela, Brazil

About Stones: Emerald

emerald

Astrological Sign: Taurus, Gemini, Aries
Chakra: Heart
Lore: Known as the stone of successful love, emerald supports sensitivity, loyalty and domestic bliss. It brings harmony to all areas of life, quieting the emotions and opening the heart. Emeralds help maintain rhythmic breathing for meditation. They bring a beneficial outcome to legal matters.
Geology: Emerald is a green beryl colored by chromium. They have been treasured since the time of Cleopatra. The most famous mines are those of Colombia. Emeralds of various localities can be recognized by their inclusions.
Localities: Colombia, Brazil, North Carolina, Russia

About Stones: Crazy Lace Agate

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Astrological Sign: Aries
Chakra: Root, Solar Plexus
Lore: Crazy lace agate helps us to reach extremely high physical levels. Use to help recover from bio-rhythmic lows. It encourages laughter and provides insight into the many paths leading to awareness.
Geology: Crazy Lace Agate, or Mexican Lace Agate, is a variegated form of chalcedony displaying lace configurations or paisley patterns in a combination of red, white, gray and yellow.
Locality: Mexico

About Stones: Aventurine

aventurine

Astrological Sign: Aries
Chakra: Solar Plexus, Heart
Lore: Aventurine enhances creativity and amplifies leadership qualities. It reveals what makes us happy or unhappy, stimulates dreaming, and helps make our dreams come true.
Geology: Aventurine is a massive green quartz that obtains its sparkling color from inclusions of fuchsite, a chromium mica. The name is from the Italian “a ventura” meaning randomly, a reference to the random deposits of mica contained within.
Localities: India, Brazil

About Stones: Apache Tear

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Astrological Sign: Aries
Chakra: Root
Lore: Traditionally, the apache tear is said to be one of the tears shed by Native American women in mourning for their warriors who were driven from a cliff by the U.S. cavalry. It is used for comfort in times of grief, providing insight and acceptance.
Geology: The apache tear is a small black nodule of obsidian or volcanic glass. The main obsidian flow has been altered to a whitish porous rock called perlite containing unaltered transparent glassy nodules.
Locality: Arizona