Chakra(s): throat and third eye
About the stone: Silicon dioxide formed into microcrystalline quartz with synthetic blue color enhancement.
Astrological sign(s): Aquarius, Virgo
Mohs scale: 6.5 – 7
Spiritual uses: Use this stone to integrate grounded meditation experiences into your practices. This agate, which is often attractive to children, helps provide calm, grounded experiences for children’s spiritual activities.
Mental uses:. Blue-dyed agate is useful for gaining insight and clarity.
Emotional uses: This stone will calm any inflamed emotions you may be experiencing.
Physical uses: If you tend to become angry easily, this stone can remind you that everything is okay at the deepest level.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones. (Llewellyn. 2013)