Pyramids are a popular shape in crystal shops. The base of a pyramid is a polygon (a straight-sided flat shape); the sides are triangles that meet at the top of the apex. Pyramids can be square, triangular, pentagonal, and so on. The common feature is that they are three-dimensional figures with a flat base and straight edges (polyhedrons). Use pyramids to amplify your focus and the preservation of knowledge, wisdom, love, and protection. The foundation of the pyramid is the grounding force. The triangle represents focus and the point aligns you with your intentions.”
Green Aventurine is a form of metamorphic quartzite containing green fuchsite mica. The quartz crystals comprising aventurine are highly disorganized and may contain chromium and other impurities. It can easily be identified by observing the shiny mica within.
With green aventurine in hand, focus on and believe in good fortune and well-being to create a more positive and stable reality for yourself. This stone of good fortune can amplify your intentions to create more abundance in your life.
Mookaite jasper is micro-crystallized quartz (silicon dioxide) heavily colored by iron and other impurities. The material is opaque and generally is referring to material found in the outback of Australia.
Mookaite encourages you to find a Jasper is micro-crystallized quartz (silicon dioxide). The material is opaque and the color is formed by the oxidation of the iron present as well as the presence of other impurities. It can help you keep your mind stable. Use this stone as a tool to keep you focused and grounded. Use mookaite to soothe your mind, quiet distracting thoughts, and keep you on task to reach your goal.
Red Jasper Brecciated
Jasper is micro-crystallized quartz (silicon dioxide). The material is opaque and the color is formed by the oxidation of the iron present as well as the presence of other impurities.
Red jasper helps you put an end to procrastination. Use this stone when you have a task at hand that requires focus and mental endurance for successful completion. It is the stone of diligence. Use it to maintain steadfast action to any goal.
Rose quartz is silicon dioxide with trace amounts of titanium, iron, or manganese.
Rose quartz adds the element of love to the thoughts you hold in your consciousness. With this stone in hand, practice thinking through your heart. Put your attention and focus on your heart when you try to think things through, and you will find a peaceful loving solution to whatever you are contemplating.
Sodalite is a sodium aluminum silicate with sodium chloride and is generally found in blue-colored massive form. It is best known as one of the components of lapis. Sodalite rarely obtains the rich blue color of lapis and rarely contains pyrite as lapis often does. Identification differentiates lapis from sodalite by the determination of the specific gravity which is higher in lapis. Sodalite usually contains more calcite evidenced by white inclusions.
This dark blue stone is a perfect tool for meditation since it helps to calm incessant internal chatter. Sodalite is good for connecting with Archangels Michael and Raziel.
Sodalite is a good study aid, especially when you are learning something new or unfamiliar. This stone also helps you to maintain your focus on something important when your thoughts are scattered. Its calming effect helps you sort out your thoughts. It is a good stone to help you cancel out angry, vindictive, or negative thoughts.
Unakite is the stone of balance. Use it to help you balance your mind with your heart and emotions. This stone helps you make decisions using both your head and your heart. It also aids in calming the internal debate and incessant chatter that goes on in your mind and offers peace and comfort in the face of anxiety.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals and Stones by Margaret Ann Lembo