abalone (photo by kowloongese) is a shell from the family that includes clams, scallops, and others. abalone is especially useful for calming emotional situations because it is very soothing. it balances and helps overcome insecurity colour/appearance: different colours, iridescent inside surface sources: along the coastal waters of every continent, except the atlantic coast of america cleansing: cleanse with running water method. energize on a crystal quartz cluster or in sunlight. planet(s): moon zodiac: cancer element(s): water […]
aquamarine can help relieve sea sickness and guards against drowning or storms. the romans used the aquamarine for diseases of the stomach and believed it could cure liver and throat troubles.
aventurine is the stone of opportunity, chance and luck and it attracts prosperity. green aventurine is the gambler stone, stone of protection and bringer of good luck.
amethyst is a stone of spirituality and contentment. traditionally worn to guard against drunkenness and to install a sober mind. amethyst clusters, points or several tumbled amethysts placed in a window that receives sun most of the day are very beneficial to use in healing and to heal negativity in the home. using an amethyst as a meditation focus will increase the positive spiritual feelings. the ruling planet is jupiter.