Affirmation: I trust myself fully. I treasure memories and embrace lessons learned from life experiences. I am surrounded and supported by good people. I use my intuition and follow my hunches.
Elephant totem is an ally for when you are developing and cultivating a community held strong by women. When Elephant walks into your life, you are being called to notice and find a community in which women hold the power and vision of the structure. A matriarchal society, which is rare among humans these days, allows for care to all members of the community. Look to the energy of Elephant to help you make your own community, where women hold the vision and overview. Treasure the memories you make with your family, community, and tribe. Make an effort to be with those you love on a regular basis to keep the bonds of family strong.
Elephant behavior teaches you to use all of your senses when conveying and receiving information. When you are deeply in touch with these senses, extraordinary bonds can be established, developed, and cultivated.
Clear Quartz Elephant (Trunk Down)
Clear quartz carries within it the full spectrum of light. It transmits and transduces energy. Clear quartz helps you stay focused on the goal at hand. It’s a perfect companion for students of all ages and all teachings. Use clear quartz while you study or work on projects. This gemstone is helpful for memory recall so employ it when taking exams or any type of test.
Clear quartz helps you get clear on the real source of your emotional upset. Pay attention to your feelings and emotions while holding clear quartz as it amplifies whatever you are focused on. Be sure to intend that working with the clear quartz will help you uncover whatever you need to realize or understand to relieve your emotional upset.
Green Goldstone Elephant (Trunk Up or Trunk Down)
Green Goldstone attracts abundance and prosperity into your life. Regardless of its color, goldstone is a stone of self-worth and self-motivation. It is an excellent mood stabilizer. The brilliant sparkles within the stone help remind you of your magnificence and encourage you to shine your light brightly with confidence.
Obsidian draws you inward to the center of yourself, to the place of truth. Obsidian is perfect to ground you and keep you focused. If you have a tendency to get easily distracted or off-center, use this stone to keep your mind on the task at hand. It is also beneficial for maintaining a positive outlook by keeping negative thoughts at bay. Use it to deflect negative energy.
This stone reminds you that negative emotions can play havoc on your life by broadcasting an unconscious program that perpetuates negative patterns. This volcanic glass supports you while you search the darker recesses of your emotional body.
Red Goldstone Elephant
Goldstone is useful for giving you the physical energy you require to maintain your personal ambition and drive. Regardless of its color, goldstone is a stone of self-worth and self-motivation. It is an excellent mood stabilizer. The brilliant sparkles within the stone help remind you of your magnificence and encourage you to shine your light brightly with confidence.
Red Tiger’s Eye Elephant
Red tiger’s eye is a useful grounding force in your spiritual practice and motivates you to implement a spiritual discipline if necessary. The red energy is helpful for any type of moving meditation from yoga and tai chi to walking meditation. This stone is a stabilizer to maintain mindfulness and single-pointed focus. The red energy of this stone removes the energy of procrastination and adds verve and vigor to your spiritual practice.
The red energy of this tiger’s eye assists you in tapping into your personal power. Use this stone to shore up inner strength and courage when you are feeling emotionally weak and vulnerable. It helps you to let go of paranoia or unfounded fears and helps strengthen your belief in yourself.
– Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones by Margaret Ann Lembo