Crystal Properties F - J

Crystal Healing Properties at Lavender Moon Crystals

Fluorite usually has different bands of colour making it a popular decorative stone. Fluorite is said to help with absorbing new ideas and bringing order to chaos. It cleanses and stabilizes the aura and is believed to be effective against computer and electromagnetic emanations. In crystal healing Fluorite can be placed on the Brow Chakra. It is reputed to be a powerful healer and is believed to be good at fending off colds and flu, reducing the pain of arthritis and reducing the discomfort of shingles and other nerve related pain. It is also thought to rekindle sexual libido. Stroked across the body toward the heart, this crystal is said to provide pain relief. Chakra: Heart

Fire Agate: Fire agate is a stone of courage, protection, and strength. Mystical lore says that it relieves fears, halts gossip and even reflects any threat of harm back to the source. Fire agate can help with spiritual advancement and progression. It promotes and enhances energy, including meditation, ritual, and spiritual healing energies. It also balances masculine (active) and feminine (receptive) energies. Fire agate is often used in spells to increase skills in communication in writing and speaking. It can also heighten creative visualization. Metaphysical healing lore professes that fire agate enhances all healing energies, and assists with healing of the circulatory system, lymph system, intestines. It is also used in crystal healing take the edge off the emotional charge of problems. Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing and are not prescriptions or healthcare information. Fire agate is associated primarily with the sacral and root chakras.

Garnet: There are several colours of garnet including almandine and rhodolite garnet. Garnet is a "stone of health", extracting negative energy from the chakras, and transmuting the energy to the beneficial state. It enhances ones internal fire, bringing the creative powers to the stage of implementation. Garnet also has been known as a "stone of commitment" - to purpose, to others and oneself. The loving powers of garnet tend to reflect the attributes of devotion, bringing the love of others to expressions of warmth and understanding. It is quite helpful in moods of abandonment, allowing one to realize that surrender to discontinuity brings freshness to ones life. Garnet stimulates from both the base and crown chakras to provide for free flow of movement, via the spinal column and the inner pathway of light, helping to distribute the appropriate amount of energy to each portion of the body. It provides for a stable connection between the physical and ethereal nervous systems, energizing the total system to vitality. (Astrological Sign: Leo, Virgo, Capricorn & Aquarius)

Goldstone Red: The most common goldstone is a reddish-brown colour with tiny glittery bits. Goldstone is a man-made gemstone, first created by alchemists trying to make gold. Not really a gemstone, more of a glass bead. Created using copper and copper salts with a reducing flame. However, goldstone has been around since the European Renaissance, and is said to be one of the most popular gemstones in the world. Goldstone- Emotional, Spiritual: Goldstone is great for positive energy; renews strength; is a transmitter stone; balances energies symbolises human ingenuity to improve your life; has been known to encourage faith; is not for the shy and self-effacing; can induce happy thoughts; helps keep your feet on the ground; stops you becoming big headed; activates root and sacral chakras. Goldstone Gemstone Meanings - Healing, Medical, Physical: Goldstone is said to protect the center of the body; stimulates you physically; balances energies; can be gently uplifting; can be a great mood stabiliser; renews strength; can help to reduce stomach tension.

Goldstone Blue: Goldstone is a man made stone, which is very sparkly. Goldstone is said to be the stone of ambition. It builds energy, courage and a positive attitude. Increases drive and confidence. A gently uplifting stone, Goldstone promotes vitality. Goldstone helps to reduce stomach tension and benefits arthritic conditions. It is helpful to bones, painful joints and circulation.

Hematite has an attractive silver sheen and is effective as a grounding stone. It can inspire you while keeping your feet firmly on the ground. It is believed to help reduce the discomfort of leg cramps and fractures, cleanse the blood and aid blood-related problems such as anaemiaHematite facilitates balancing of the yin yang energies, utilizing, in addition, the magnetic qualities of the energy to balance the meridians within the body and to provide a stable equilibrium between the ethereal nervous system and the physical nervous system. It has been said to attract "kind love". Hematite helps for smooth grounding and bringing tranquility and emotional clarity. It can be used in the treatment of leg cramps, blood disorders (anemia), nervous disorders, and insomnia. Astrological Sign: Aries & Aquarius Vibrates to No. 9. Chakra: Root

Howlite has an extremely calming energy and can be used to relieve anxiety, tension and intense emotions. It is said to be able to calm the mind reducing fretful thoughts and helping you to relax in preparation for sleep or meditation. If you suffer from insomnia, caused by racing thoughts at bedtime, a piece of Howlite placed under your pillow or grided around your bed may help. Howlite is said to help calm unreasonable anger, either your own or that directed at you. Carrying a piece around with you, in your pocket, can act as a shield against rage and can encourage reasoned and calm communication. Howlite is thought to help you become aware of your goals and ambitions and to aid you in achieving them. It is also said to encourage patience, to reduce a tendency to over criticize and to promote selflessness. In healing Howlite is believed to help balance calcium levels, aiding teeth and bones.Howlite Blue: Howlite dyed a very pretty blue colour. It is sometimes called Turquenite because of its resemblance to Turquoise. Blue Howlite has all the properties of undyed Howlite. Like Howlite, it has the ability to calm your own anger and to absorb anger directed at you. Its soothing energy can also reduce tension and anxiety and can help still the mind before sleep or meditation. Like undyed, Howlite a grid of Blue Howlite placed around the bed can relieve insomnia caused by racing thoughts at bedtime. Blue Howlite is said to reduce a tendency to over criticise, promote selfless behaviour and to encourage patience. It is also said to help you become aware of your ambitions and goals and to encourage you to achieve them. In addition, a piece of Blue Howlite, placed by your bed, is said to help you remember and understand your dreams. Chakra: Throat

Jade: Jade is a symbol of serenity and purity. It signifies wisdom gathered in tranquility. It increases love and nurturing. A protective stone, Jade keeps the wearer from harm and brings harmony. Jade attracts good luck and friendship. It stabilises the personality and promotes self-sufficiency. Soothes the mind, releasing negative thoughts. Stimulates ideas. A “dream stone”, Jade brings insightful dreams. It aids emotional release, especially of irritability. Jade encourages you to become who you really are. Jade aids the body’s filtration and elimination organs. It is excellent for treating kidney problems and adrenal glands. Jade removes toxins, rebinds skeletal and cellular systems, and heals stitches. It assists fertility and childbirth. Jade balances body fluids. In addition to the generic healing properties of Jade, specific forms and colours have additional attributes: Green Jade Chakras: Heart Planet - Mercury Typical colour - Green

Jadeite: is one of the two minerals called jade. The other is nephrite. Jade affects the heart, kidneys, larynx, liver, spleen, thymus and thyroid. Cleanses the blood. Removes toxemia via the liver. Assists in the assimilation of iodine. Hold it and it draws in unconditional love. Enhances the ability to communicate what you are picking up through your psychic sense or your feelings. Chakra: Heart

Jasper: This mineral is known as the "supreme nurturer". Jasper was often worn by shamen to provide protection. It holds an aspect of solar energy and a connection to the solar plexus chakra which also helped shamen in their magical practices. The jasper which contains the yellow colour was used to assist and protect during times of travel (spiritual or physical); jasper which contains the red colour was thought to induce health and re -birth, bringing freshness in ideas and strategies to the holder. It is a stone which accept intense responsibility in the realm of protection. It protects against negativity and helps one to be grounded to the stabilizing energies of the Earth. Jasper can be used to align the energy of the chakras and to integrate the attributes of the chakras such that astral journeys can be affected. It balances the yin-yang energy and balances the physical, emotional, and intellectual bodies with the etheric energies.

Jasper Brecciated: is an opaque form of the mineral quartz. It is a form of Jasper that contains Haematite. Haematite is a very grounding stone, which makes Brecciated Jasper an excellent crystal for helping you to keep your feet on the ground and for promoting feelings of tranquillity and wholeness. Brecciated Jasper has an uplifting, rejuvenating energy that is said to encourage mental clarity, mental focus and feelings of deep happiness. It is also believed to absorb negative energy allowing you to develop a positive outlook on life. In addition Brecciated Jasper is said to encourage empathy and communication with animals and could be of benefit to those who practice animal Reiki healing.

Jasper Fancy: is a stone of gentleness and relaxation. It is professed to enhance one's ability to relax and bring tranquility, comforting, wholeness, healing, and gentle endings. As with all jaspers, it is also a good protection stone. In mystical healing lore, jasper is said to be good for the liver, gallbladder, and soothing to the stomach. Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing, not prescription or healthcare information. Fancy Fancy Jasper is reputed to be particularly good at bringing energies of wholeness and healing to an environment or situation.

Jasper Ocean: is said to encourage patience and acceptance of responsibility. It is a very protective stone and a good emotional healer bringing tranquility and a feeling of wholeness. Ocean Jasper is a nurturing and sustaining crystal that is said to encourage self-love and a love of others. Known as "the supreme nurturer" it is excellent for aligning the chakras, meridians Ocean Jasper provides a link between the sun and the moon and their associated zodiac signs of Cancer and Leo. Ocean Jasper is good for patience, detoxifying, stress, immune system lymph, circulation, PMS, digestion, tumours, gum infections, eczema, cysts, colds.

Jasper Piccasso: Picasso Jasper is also known as Picasso Marble or Picasso Stone. All Jaspers are extremely nurturing stones, sustaining and supporting, during times of stress and bringing feelings of peace and 'wholeness'. They are also said to facilitate dream recall and to provide protection. In addition Picasso Jasper is said to help to remind us to celebrate life and to help us to realise that it is not too late to enjoy ourselves and to ‘live a little’. Picasso Jasper is also believed to promote the development of creativity and to bring strength and self-discipline. It is thought to bring calm to difficult situations and to encourage us to relax and enjoy life.

Jasper Picture: is a form of Brown Jasper. It is a grounding and harmonizing stone with a strong connection to the earth. It is said to promote feelings of responsibility towards the planet, encouraging a need to care for and protect it. Picture Jasper’s grounding energy can give you a strong sense of who you are, where you’ve been and where you are going. It is said to encourage creative vizualisation, creativity and business pursuits. It is also said to help alleviate fear. In healing Picture Jasper is believed to stimulate the immune system, to help clear pollutants and toxins from the body, and to cleanse the kidneys. It is believed to be useful when giving up smoking as it is said to strengthen the resolve. Placing a large piece of Brown or Picture Jasper in a room is said to absorb negative energy.

Poppy Jasper is the reddish variation of brecciated jasper. Sometimes it is just referred to as brecciated jasper, but the modern term is poppy jasper. It has the qualities of enhancing organizational abilities, relaxation, and a sense of wholeness. It is occasionally used to assist when dowsing. It aligns the chakras and balances the yin-yang, physical, and emotional. It is a stone of protection, and is used in particular for protection during astral travel. Poppy jasper encourages attunement, communication with animals and is said to help with animal allergies as well as other allergies. It brings happiness and a good outlook on life and eases stress. Poppy jasper is said to help increase physical endurance and ward off dehydration. Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing and are not prescriptions or healthcare information. It is also a good stone for grounding oneself and is associated with the root chakra.

Jasper Red
:can assist in providing for rescue in situations of danger. It can be used to prevent "set back" in disorders. Red Jasper is a red patterned crystal, found worldwide. It is said to bring problems forward so that they can be dealt with before they become too big. When held in the hand it is believed to ground us physically and emotionally, giving insight into difficult situations.

In healing it can be placed on the base chakra. It is reputed to dissolve blockages in the liver or bile ducts, strengthen and detoxify the circulatory system, reduce digestive disorders and support the sexual organs. As this stone is said to control emotions it can also soothe the nerves. It is held to be a powerful healer and can be used for a long time as it releases it's energy slowly.   (Astrological Sign: Taurus)

Jasper Yellow: Yellow Jasper is a protective stone, which can shield you against negativity and depression. It is said to channel positive energy increasing feelings of well-being and building self-confidence. Yellow Jasper is also thought to provide protection to the traveller and to those working with the spirits. It can also be used to help relieve travel sickness. Yellow Jasper will stimulate and balance the Solar Plexus Chakra. Balancing this Chakra can help to reduce feelings of stress and anxiety. In healing Yellow Jasper is believed to energize the endocrine system, release toxins and to aid the stomach and digestion. All jaspers work in a subtle way to give slow and gentle healing. Chakra: Solar Plexus