Index to Stones by Name:
Hawk's Eye Quartz (Blue/Green Tiger's Eye)
Said to bring good luck, especially within business and career. Increases communication and helps promote positive action through communication. Also used for protection, both physical and in business. Healing lore: Used for vocal chords, voice, throat problems, ear and hearing problems.
Used in ground form by prehistoric man for cave painting and by Native Americans for war paint. The ancient Egyptians used it for amulets and for burials as pillows for the dead. Roman soldiers wore hematite for protection in battle. It was once thought to stop bleeding. Said to promote calming stability for the mind, and promote logical, organized thinking and balance between the mind, body and spirit. Hematite neutralizes negativity and releases anger and jealousy, lowering anxiety and stress levels. It increases focus, memory, and encourages clear thinking and self-confidence. Healing lore: for bone problems, back and neck pain, spine, insomnia, leg problems.
Stones with holes formed by nature; used for protection, to protect home, property, or pets. Said to increase psychic powers and visions, including dreaming. Also known as Odin or Holed stones.
Said to promote harmony within family relationships, attract friendship and strengthen positive thinking. Healing lore: emotional balance, mood swings.
Used for calming and to relieve worry and mental stress. Enhances memory. Increases creativity and artistic awareness. Helps to decrease thoughtlessness toward others including selfishness, rudeness, anger, hostility, and jealousy. Helps maintain peace of mind. Excellent for gaining insight from past lives. (Blue Howlite is especially good for helping with dream recall.) Healing lore: insomnia, bones, teeth, spine, back and neck pain, leg pain.
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