Nephrite is a calcium magnesium silicate and Jadeite is a sodium aluminum silicate. Both share the same monoclinic crystal systems and are very strong. Nephrite is a deep green, white or brown, and jadeite is a variety of greens, lavender or black.
Nephrite is found in British Columbia, USA, New Zealand, China, Russia, Poland and India. Jadeite is found mainly in Burma.
Jade (jadeite) and Nephrite Jade are considered to be a wonderful heart healing stone. They are a very protective stone and particularly good protection for children, and for psychic protection. They have energetic clearing properties, and are useful to keep with other stones. They are classic stones for abundance and prosperity, and make wonderful manifestation tools. They stimulate the flow of energy throughout the body. Stimulate the heart chakra.
Classic stone for abundance & prosperity. Healing, activates the heart chakra. Wonderful manifestation tool, promoting good fortune. Excellent protective stone for lone travelers, children & pets.