Jasper is composed mostly of Chalcedony, microcrystalline Quartz, with a trigonal crystal structure. Jasper can include up to 20% foreign materials, which is what accounts for the variety of Jaspers, colors and patterns.
Metaphysical & Spiritual Properties
Jasper in general tend to have a slow, consistent frequency. They are gentle, earth bound, nurturing & relaxing. They are known to as a stone of protection, dispelling negative and evil energies, and serving as a guardian throughout the day. All Jaspers bring gentle grounding.
Red Vein Jasper is also known as the “Stone of Endurance”. It works to calm the emotions, in order to create a sense of stability to help increase and improve health or when overcoming an illness. Physically, this jasper is believed to be protective and work to strengthen one’s circulatory system and liver. It also aids to rejuvenate one’s libido and supports an increase in their creative energy and output. Working with Red Vein Jasper will lead to an increased sense of stamina and determination, as it is a gentle stone of chi or life force energy.