CRYSTALS & THEIR HEALING PROPERTIES
Jasper is a fine grained quartz with a host of foreign matter. It is formed in the sedimentary manner when the original silicic acid solution penetrates clayey or sandy rock or is itself permeated with a multitude of suspended particles. When the silicic acid solidifies into quartz; the clayey, sandy, or finely distributed particles remain and enclose within the jasper as it forms and give it its opaque colour and unique markings.
Jasper is a mineral that can occur almost anywhere and appears in a wide variety of forms. The different markings found on these varied representatives of jasper have led to them being traded under a plethora of imaginative names.
When using jasper for the chakras ensure that the stone you have chosen is the correct colour for that chakra e.g. yellow jasper for the solar plexus chakra and red jasper for the base chakra. Jasper provides protection and grounds energies in the body. It absorbs negative energy, cleanses and aligns the chakras and aura. Jasper balances yin and yang elements.
IMAGES OF JASPER COLOURS
Black jasper is a useful scrying stone. It takes you into a deep altered state of consciousness and can bring you prophetic dreams and visions. Black jasper is a highly protective stone and brings good luck into your life.
Black Jasper will ease stomach disorders. This stone is good for pain relief in hips and knees due to arthritis and rheumatism. This stone will ease the symptom resulting from joint replacement surgery. It enhances your sense of smell and taste. It protects you from the side effects of radiotherapy and it will restore your strength after surgery or sever illness.
It brings discernment to those people who are too trusting. Helps you set boundaries to prevent over identification with other peoples lives and problems.
It is helpful for those who are undecided wether to continue on with a relationship that has hit a bad patch. Wear this stone to ward off curses and threats.,
Blue jasper connects you to the spiritual world. It stimulates the throat chakra and balances yin and yang energies. Blue jasper heals degenerative diseases and balances mineral deficiency.
Blue jasper is thought to encourage recovery from trauma, sever accident or a major illness where a person as to learn to live again. It will assist in the recovery of speech faculties and relearning language after a stroke or accident. It assists in the relief of post traumatic stress syndrome especially for those returning from war. It will enhance your recovery from eye surgery and it assists in controlling the natural problems that occur with ageing.
This is called the warrior stone. It strengthens self determination in a fight agains and addiction that has proved to be resistant to therapy and rehabilitation.
a stone for studying any subject where there are a lot of facts, particularly if you have to combine study with work. It benefits older people who are taking later in life qualifications or career changes. This is the perfect crystal for anyone who has a lot of responsibility for the wellbeing of others or whose decisions affect the lives of others.
Blue jasper brings you the courage of your convictions to speak out against injustice or prejudice to protect the vulnerable.
Brown jasper is connected to the earth and encourages ecological awareness. It brings stability and balance. It helps deep meditation, centring and regression to past lives. Brown Jasper improves night vision and stimulates the earth chakra. It stimulates the earth chakra. It boosts the immune system, clears pollutants and toxins from the body. Brown jasper heals the skin, helps you give up smoking.
Protects and repairs the energy envelope of the etheric double aura; heals aura tears from trauma, anesthetics, prescription or recreational drugs, alcohol use, fear, physical pain, or psychic attack Helps to retain aura integrity against negative energy and others' negative thought forms, helps filter out the negative mass consciousness Helps delineate boundaries between self and others
It is seen to aid the bowels, anus, prostrate, constant constipation, gastroenteritis, IBS, coeliac disease, Crohn's disease, wheat and dairy allergies, feet, ankles knees, joints, muscles, ligaments, fungal infections, warts, moles, verrucas, blisters, abscesses, ulcers, genitals in both sexes loss of libido, dry skin,, kidney stones and kidney disease, tetanus and varicose veins.
Brown jasper reduces insecurity in those who are constantly worried about losing their money, home or job, or who are filled with guilt about their past failings and inadequacies, breaks the self defeating cycle and brings a sense of contentment.
It is good for bringing yourself down to earth if you are panicking, angry or spooked at home or work or at a family event. Wear brown jasper to protect against electromagnetic energies, technological pollution, noise and hyperactivity. Use this stone for all property such as buying, selling or renting a home. It is an ideal stone to take with you if you are if you are in a meeting about finance or loans. Use brown jasper to stop or cut back smoking.
Green jasper heals and releases disease and obsession. It balances out the parts of your life that have become over important to you and to the detriment of others. Green jasper stimulates the heart chakra. It treats skin disorders and removes bloating. It heals ailments of the upper torso, the digestive tract and the liver. Green jasper reduces toxicity and inflammation. Green jasper is also available under its own name and, in some cases bloodstone is also included in the same group. The green colour is caused by the presence of iron silicate compounds such as chlorite.
Red jasper assists in transmuting emotional, mental and physical pain, especially menstrual pain. It grounds energy and rectifies unjust situations. Red jasper brings to light problems before they get out of hand and provides insights into the most difficult situations. It is perfect for worry beads or stones as it calms the emotions. If you place the stone under your pillow it will help dream recall. Red jasper stimulates the base chakra and assists re-birthing. It cleans that stabilises the aura and strengthens your boundaries. This is a stone of health, strengthening and detoxifying the circulatory system, blood and liver. It dissolves blockages in the liver or bile ducts. Red Jasper is also known under its own name, Brecciated Jasper is included in this group. The red colour arises from iron oxide.
Red jasper is the stone of endurance. Use it when you are focusing on developing your strength and improving your vital life force. This stone is useful for restoring, regenerating and rejuvenating your passion and libido. Red Jasper is a stone of fertility, support for a healthy pregnancy and birth. Use this stone when healing blood related diseases or imbalance.
Red jasper reactivates your passion for living when you have been feeling apathetic, unemotional or spiritually defunct. Use red jasper when you are feeling blue or bored to counteract disinterest.
Red jasper helps you put an end to procrastination. Use it when you have a task at hand that requires focus and mental endurance for successful completion. It is used to maintain steadfast concentration on any goal.
Red jasper holds a high vibration for spiritual discipline and therefore helps you clear your mind. It helps you to be mindful during prayer and contemplation and increases your endurance and focus during long spiritual ceremonies and practices.
Yellow jasper protects during spiritual work and physical travel. It channels positive energy, making you feel physically better. It energises the endocrine system. Yellow jasper stimulates the solar plexus chakra. It releases toxins and heals digestion and the stomach. Yellow jasper obtains its colour from the iron oxide it contains.
Yellow jasper aids with digestion, specifically with the proper functioning of the gall bladder, liver, pancreas, spleen and kidneys. This stone is useful for helping you to hone in on the clarity you need to make important changes to your diet to maintain a healthy digestive process.
Yellow jasper is beneficial when you are trying to absorb and understand your own feelings. When you are having difficulty putting your finger on what you are feeling, this stone will help you recognise the emotions at play and assist in coming up with some ideas to help you feel better.
Yellow jasper enhances mental clarity. When something is "as clear as mud," hold on to a piece of yellow jasper and visualise your mind clearing so you can see the situation at hand. This stone aids in discernment and understanding. Use it when your ned to set boundaries.
Yellow jasper has historically been used by women for protection and is also beneficial to deflect jealousy. This stone connects you with your inner strength and courage. It amplifies the potency of your solar plexus, keeping you protected during spiritual practices such as deep meditation.
JASPER And physical health
Jasper stimulates the circulation and energy flow. It fortifies your immune system and has a detoxifying and anti-inflammatory effect. It helps with diseases of the sexual organs and with digestive and intestinal problems. Jasper increases resistance to environmental stress such as pollution, toxins and radiation.
Jasper prolongs sexual pleasure. It supports you during a long illness or a period in hospital by re-energising you. It balances the mineral content of the body. It is particularly useful as crystal water because it doesn't overstimulate the body.
JASPER and your feelings
Jasper imbues courage, readiness for conflict, aggression when dealing with things in a straight forward manner. and willpower. It encourages endurance and the ability to protect yourself and others.
Jasper is known as the "supreme nurturer". It sustains and supports you during times of stress and brings tranquillity and a feeling of wholeness.
It unifies all aspects of your life. Jasper wants to remind you to help each other.
JASPER and the mind
Jasper stimulates uprightness and honesty toward yourself and others. It bestows courage so that you are able to come to grips with unpleasant tasks. Jasper stimulates the imagination and helps transform ideas into action. It imparts determination to all tasks. It brings you courage to get to grips with problems and encourages you to be honest with yourself. Jasper is a supportive stone during conflict.
Jasper helps with quick thinking and promotes organisational skills. It helps you see things through to the end. Jasper stimulates the imagination and transforms ideas into action.
JASPER and the spirit
Jasper stimulates a war like nature. It helps you to pursue and achieve your goals with determination.
This stone aids you when taking shaman journeys and dream recall. It aligns the physical, emotional, mental bodies with the spiritual realm. It clears electromagnetic and environmental pollution (including radiation). It helps with dowsing.
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