A variety of Quartz/Chalcedony with a Silicon Dioxide crystal structure
Hardness: 6.5 – 7
Zodiac: Aries, Pisces, and Libra
Found: India, China, Brazil, Australia, and the United States
Purification ~ Strength
Tool for clearing your auric field of negative energies; Lends support, stamina and courage during times of adversity and times of extreme difficulty; Aids in being true to your heart and taking action on that knowing.
Bloodstone is a variety of opaque chalcedony. In the Middle Ages, the red spots were thought to be Christ’s blood, giving the stones very special magical powers. It is found in India, China, Brazil, Australia and the USA.
An intense healer, bloodstone works its healing vibration well with all types of ailments effecting the blood system. The message of the bloodstone is “be here now”, its grounding and centering. Stimulates movement of kundalini energy and balances chakras.
This stone is a powerful purifier, a tool for clearing your auric field of negative energies.
- Also known as Heliotrope from the Greek meaning ‘sun turner’. Legends were attributed to this stone for the belief that when placed in the rays of the setting sun, or immersed in water, it turned the reflection of the sun to blood-red.
- During the Middle Ages, the red spots in Bloodstone were thought to be spots of Christ’s blood, and special magical powers were attributed to the stones.
- Bloodstone stimulates dreaming and heightens intuition.
- Sew a small Bloodstone in the coat of a child or teenager who is being bullied.