Peridot: Warmth, friendliness, understanding, openness in love and relationships, regulation of cycles, ESP, find what is lost, protective shield. Healing usage: High healing energy, slow aging, ulcers, digestion problems.
Pietersite (aka Tempeststone): Pietersite has a kaleidoscope of colors, with the chatoyance of Tiger Eye and Falcon's Eye. Relaxation, relieve worries, courage, improve memory, tenacity, work with angels, astral travel, release deep emotions calmly. Healing usage: Body fluid balance, nutrition, gastrointestinal functions, endocrine glands, female hormones, PMS, menopause.
Judy Hall calls it the stone of unconditional love mentioning its ability to heal the healer. Melody, in Love is in the Earth, emphasizes Prehnite’s strength as a facilitator of intuitive knowing—she claims its use in the “activity of prediction should not be taken lightly” (322). All of this points to Prehnite’s connection with the Third Eye or sixth chakra—the energy center that supports our capacity to visualize and understand both mental concepts and the need for personal growth.
Prehnite: This sea green stone is primarily transparent and commonly found with dendrites, which are dark green plant-like occlusions within the stone, or delicate striations of black tourmaline. It is believed that Prehnite invites harmony and balance—this explains its use as a “Feng Shui” stone—supporter of organized spaces, ordered thought process, and uncluttered communication. Many note its usefulness in meditation and in receiving intuitive guidance claiming Prehnite facilitates connections with other dimensions while imparting a protective barrier to unwanted energies. An excellent Heart Chakra Stone.
Pyrite (Fool's Gold, Healer's Gold): Defense, prevention, protection from negativity, leadership, psychic abilities, memory, shields from physical danger. Healing usage: Physical wholeness, lungs, inflammations, stamina, digestion, circulation.
Rhodochrosite: An Excellent Heart Chakra Stones. Love, emotional balance,"Stone of Love and Balance", cleansing, renewal, relaxation, expansion of consciousness. Healing usage: Digestion, kidneys, thyroid, pulse rate, digestion.
Rhodonite: Another beautiful Heart Chakra Stone. Grace, elegance, peace, generosity, attention to details, calming, unconditional love, service to mankind. Healing usage: Emphysema, joint inflammation, light sensitivity, strep-throat, heart disorders.
Rainforest Jasper (Rhyolite): Change, variety, progress, creativity, transcending barriers, Yin/Yang. Healing usage: Liver cleansing, throat, general healing.
Rose Quartz: With its lovely pink cast which can be clear or cloudy, this stone resonates with the Heart Chakra. It is connected to Love of all kinds including self-love, protection during pregnancy and childbirth, peace, happiness, gentleness. Healing usage: Emotional wounds, heart, the circulatory system, fertility, headaches, kidney disease, migraines, sexual dysfunction, sinus problems, throat problems, depression, addictions, ear aches, slows signs of aging in general, reduces wrinkles, spleen problems, fibromyalgia, and reaching one's ideal weight / weight loss.
Ruby: Integrity, generosity, nurturing, spiritual wisdom, attainment of values, economic stability and prosperity, protection from distress, home and contents protection. Healing usage: Emotional problems, fever, constrictions in circulatory system, heart, blood flow, muscular system, throat, parathyroid glands, brain.
Sapphire: Joy, peace, beauty, creative expression, meditation, intuition, prosperity, fulfillment of dreams, mental clarity. Healing usage: Relieve depression, lower fevers, reduce inflammation, burns, hearing problems.
Serpentine: Attract love and money, emotional cleansing, psychic powers, kundalini rising, protection vs snakebite, poison and venom, meditation, restore self-confidence. Healing: Parasitic infections, snakebite, venom and other poisons, cellular regeneration, balance female hormones, milk production in nursing mothers.
Smoky Quartz: This Crystal is associated with the Root chakra. It is helpful in dissolving emotional blockage, clearing the mind, cooperation, grounding and centering. Aiding in personal pride, joy in living, attentiveness to the moment, protection and good luck. Healing usage: Kidneys, abdomen, pancreas, reproductive organs, menstrual cramps, fertility issues, water retention.
Sodalite: A perfect Throat Chakra Stone. We all need wisdom, logic, calmness when dealing with speaking our truth. Sodalite can assist in this manner. It is a healing stone used for stress reduction, companionship, self-esteem, work in groups, helps to heal communication breeches, tell your truth with intelligence, knowledge and temperence. Healing usage: Glands, digestive system, insomnia, calcium deficiency, head colds.
Tanzanite: "Workaholic's Stone", Communication, intuition, protection, symmetry, decision-making, spirituality, slow down and take it easy, relieve stress, composure, harmony, poise. Healing usage: Stress related illness, high blood pressure.
Tiger Eye: An exceptional stone of chatoyance and beauty. Tiger Eye can be red, black and brown and balances the Solar Plexus Chakra. A great power stone for self-discipline, practicality, protection, grounding and peacefulness, clarity, intelligence, intuition & psychic powers, new experiences, financial stability, calmness, releasing inhibitions, integrity, willpower, prosperity, personal power, kundalini. Healing usage: Heal wounds, bruises, colon, digestion, stomach problems, eyes, night vision, reduce pain, alcoholism, reproductive system.
Tiger Iron: Tiger Iron is made up of Tiger Eye, Jasper and Hematite making it an outstanding grounding stone. It resonates with the lower three Chakras, Root, Sacral and Solar Plexus. It is an energy stone, great to hold in your pocket when you need to have energy but remain grounded. It combines the grounding of Hematite, the power of Tiger Eye and determination of Jaspers. Healing Usage: wounds, eyes, quick decision making.
Topaz: True love, success, understanding of interrelationships, expression of ideas, trust, health, personal expansion and growth, creativity, individuality, hope, spiritual peace. Healing usage: Gout, blood disorders, hemorrhages, poor appetite, tuberculosis, reverses aging, tissue regeneration, endocrine system.
Tourmaline: Tourmaline is one of the most complex and intricate of all the minerals and gemstones found in the world, and is created by dozens of different elements. Tourmaline is a great example of what the shamans and healers of the world have known for a long time. It continues to be valued for its spiritual and mystical properties but it has many industrial, scientific and technological uses as well. One of the attributes of Tourmaline is that it can induce electrical charges. Just like a battery, Tourmaline can also have the attribute of pyroelectricity, which is the ability to generate a temporary voltage when it is heated or cooled, producing an effect where one end of the mineral has a negative charge and the opposite end has a positive charge. For instance we now have Tourmaline hair dryers, because tourmaline emits negative ions.
Tourmaline, is an exceptional gemstone. It comes in every color under the sun and effects people in many different ways. Some of the well known colors are blues, yellows, reds, browns, greens, purples, pinks, black, etc.
My first experience with Tourmaline was a bracelet of Green Tourmaline, it broke within the first week. I fixed the bracelet two more times, then I lost it. I then bought a pair of Green Tourmaline earrings and promptly lost those, I loved them so much I found a different pair. I also lost those. To this day I very rarely lose things, but I found that I just couldn't keep or wear any Dark Green Tourmaline. Gregory has the same issue with Lapis. Different colors of Tourmaline resonate with different people.
Black Tourmaline is linked with the Root Chakra. An excellent grounding stone. it is used for protection before most other stones. It deflects negative energy.
Used to ground excess energy, purifying, transform negative energy, protection, protection from black magic and the evil eye, deflect radiation from electronics, dispel fear. Healing usage: Obsessions, neuroses, emotional stability, immune system, heart disease, arthritis, brain tumors, gout.
Tourmaline pinks and greens are great Heart Chakra Stones depending on what your heart needs.
Energizing, soul-searching, releasing, flexibility, happiness, objectivity, serenity, dispel negativity, ease grief, calm nerves, charisma, compassion, tolerance, psychic channeling, protection, raises vibrations. Healing usage: Endocrine system, reproductive system, cancer, genetic disorders, peaceful sleep.
Turquoise: This stone is associated with the Throat and Brow Chakras, but resonates with the Solar Plexus. It has been used by Native Americans for years but also comes from Turkey. Its assists in Spiritual attunement, cleansing, communication, healing, protection, valor, soothing, peace of mind, guidance through the unknown and romantic spontaneity. Healing usage: "Master Healing Stone", prevents illness, bipolar disorder, panic disorder, all health issues in general.
Unakite: Unakite is a combination of pink feldspar, green epidote and quartz and a great stone for calming release. A helps with a good reproductive and balance. Personal re-birth, foresight, emotional balance, release blockages. Healing usage: Reproductive system, healthy pregnancy. It is a useful Sacral Chakra Stone and also resonates with the Heart Chakra.