Affirmation: My body is healthy. All of my systems are in balance. The cells in my body naturally regenerate and rejuvenate. I exercise often. I enjoy my meditation practice on a regular basis. I am relaxed. I am calm.
Color: blue-green with brownish-red inclusions
Chakra(s): all apply
Astrological sign(s): Libra
Mohs scale: 2.5–3.5
Spiritual uses: Chrysocolla aligns your consciousness with the Divine. Use it at the third eye and crown chakras during meditation.
Mental uses: If you find yourself disturbed by negative repetitive thoughts, work with chrysocolla to absorb and transform your angst. With this stone in hand, imagine putting those negative thoughts into a compost pile and watch them being transformed into fertile earth to support the positive seeds you plant in their place!
Emotional uses: Chrysocolla helps you achieve balance in the face of emotional challenges. It is beneficial for those who have experienced abuse—physically, mentally, spiritually, or emotionally. Allow the healing vibes of its blue-green energy to envelop those old wounds like healing salve.
Divine guidance: Are you dealing with an inflamed or unbalanced situation—physically, mentally, spiritually, or emotionally? Have you been challenged by imbalances in your body? Take steps to balance your emotions through journaling, exercise, and healthy communication. Nurture yourself through rest and by taking good care of your body, mind, and spirit. Yoga and meditation are beneficial.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones (Llewellyn 2013) by Margaret Ann Lembo