Sources: Afghanistan, Brazil, Madagascar, Myanmar, United States
Mohs Hardness: 6.5-7
Astrological Compatibility: Scorpio, Taurus, Leo
Treats/Benefits: Anxiety, Circulatory System, Depression, Epilepsy, Immune System, Joint Pain, Nerve Conditions, Psychiatric Disorders, Stress
- Awakens the heart and unconditional love, producing loving thoughts and communication.
- Induces a deep meditative state and greatly benefits those who find it difficult to meditate.
- Dispels negativity from individuals and environments, and shields the aura from unwanted energies.
- Imparts ability to be self-contained, centering in all situations, to maintain focus and prevent distractions or mistakes.
- Promotes tolerance for oneself and others, stimulates maturity in thought and action, and encourages humility and the willingness to serve.
- Facilitates introspection and the ability to act on constructive criticism.