varieties of agate and their healing properties
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Blue Lace Agate is pale blue with white or darker lines. It is a wonderful healing stone. Its soft energy is cooling and calming, bringing peace of mind. It is particularly effective for activating and healing the Throat Chakra, allowing free expression of thoughts and feelings. It opens the way to experience the higher energies. This is one of the great nurturing and supportive stones. It will neutralise anger, infection, inflammation and fever.
Blue Lace Agate counteracts the repression and suppression of feelings that stem from fear of being judged and rejected. Judgement is often present in the parent-child relationship, both in childhood and adulthood. As a result, feelings are held back and the lack of self expression blocks the throat chakra and may affect the chest, a feeling of being suffocated. Blue lace agate gently dissolves the old pattern of repression and encourages a new mode of expression. It is useful for helping men to release and accept their sensitive side.
Blue lace agate assists with verbal expression of thoughts and feelings and counteracts mental stress.
Emotionally, the peaceful energies exuded by the stone neutralise feelings of anger.
Blue lace agate clears the throat chakra so that the highest spiritual truth can be expressed. it is a stone that links thought to the spiritual vibration and brings in deep peace.
Blue lace agate is a powerful throat healer. Its property of counteracting blocked self expression releases shoulder and neck problems, thyroid deficiencies. and throat and lymph infections. It lowers fevers and removes blockages of the nervous system, and treats arthritic and bone deformity, strengthening the skeletal system and healing fractures. It also aids capillaries and the pancreas. As crystal water, it treats brain fluid imbalances and hydrocephalus. Blue lace agate can also be used to enhance sound healing, it focuses and directs sound to the appropriate place.
Excellent for anyone connected with fire or smoke.
It is beneficial for smokers and those who want to quit smoking.
Botswana Agate looks to solutions rather than dwelling on problems.
It helps you to explore unknown territory and your own creativity.
At the mental level it helps you to see the bigger picture.
At an emotional level it gently releases repression.
Botswana agate often has nodules or ovoids and being gray and usually found as a nodule, it looks like the brain, with which it resonates.
It is particularly useful in helping the body to assimilate oxygen, benefiting the circulation and the skin.
At a spiritual level it stimulates the Crown Chakra, bringing energy into the Auric field.
Bull's Eye Agate, colour is black, blue and white. Bull's Eye agate grounds you spiritually, Moves energy from the spirit to the physical body. This stone manifests spiritually expanded awareness into focused physical plane action. It calms and concentrates a scattered life purpose and keeps you on target. This stone is used if you have tired eyes, eye complaints, conjunctivitis, ametropia, varicose veins, enlarged prostate, need for protection, weak sight, pregnancy and cysts.
Cathedral Agate, colour orange and white. Cathedral Agate is a good stone for scrying and meditation. Cathedral agate is the record keeper of the environments of the earth, it contains the history of the planet rather than of individuals. It provides a record of planetary creation and birth. It promotes visions of how the earth and seas were formed. Use it to meditate on the birthing of the planet.
Colorin Agate, Colour Red.
Colorin Agate helps women entering and progressing through menopause.
It provides support for uterine fibroids, heavy blood flows, weight gain and hysterectomy.
Colorin Agate encourages you to accept the emotional and physical changes relating to growing older.
It recognises when the time is right to take on the power of the crone.
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Crackled fire agate is a crazed and banded translucent crystal. Crackled fire agates appearance has a sparkle effect rather than the luminecent effect of Fire Agate.
Crazy lace agate has a combination of orange, red, yellow, white and blue in uneven bands throughout the stone.
Dendritic Agate is a white chalcedony that has embedded contrasting branching, fern like or dendritic generally green or brown, mineral inclusions. Dendritic Agate is frequently mistaken for Tree Agate.
Dendritic agate is known as the stone of plenitude. It brings abundance and fullness to all areas of life, including business and agriculture. It can be used to enhance the yield of crops or to maintain the health of house plants. Dendritic agate creates a peaceful environment of each moment. This crystal has a particularly strong connection with the plant kingdom and can enhance communication with that realm. It deepens your own connection to the Earth.
However it is used, Dendritic Agate works slowly and takes time to be fully effective.
Psychologically, Dendritic agate encourages you to remain centred in times of strife or confusion, bringing stability. It lends you perseverance and the ability to see difficulties as a challenge.
Dendritic agate urges you to remain connected with your roots as you grow. Dendritic agate opens and aligns the chakras, enabling them to integrate higher consciousness.
At a subtle level, Dendritic agate heals disease caused by chakra imbalances.
Within the body, Dendritic agate resonates with anything that branches, such as blood vessels and nerves. It heals the nervous system and conditions such as neuralgia. This stone treats skeletal disorders and aligns the skeleton to one's physical reality.
Dendritic agate reverses capillary degeneration and stimulates the circulatory system. Placed on the site of injury or pain, it provides pain relief. It is a useful stone for healing plants and the earth itself.
It stabilises the vortices within the earth's energy field and can overcome geopathic stress or black ley lines
Wear for long periods to gain maximum benefit.
Fairburn Agate, Colour Red/Orange. Fairburn Agate supports all female reproductive issues, including menstruation, menopause, fertility, pregnancy and childbirth.
It helps to heal the emotional issues relating to the reproductive system. It is an emotional hormone balancer.
Aids your positive self worth. This stone is rare but well worth the search.
Fire Agate contains iridescent spheroids of limonite (iron ore), Fire Agate colours are brownish red, orange, blue and green with swirling luminescence.
Agates on Page Two
Holley Blue Agate
Pitayo Cactus Agate
Red Lace Agate