Energy Stones, Meanings, & Coordinating Chakras
Energy stones have a multitude of uses and help balance your chakras or energy fields.
Some favorite uses include:
- Carry in your pocket, purse, or wear in your bra
- Place a grid of energy stones next to your bed to help you sleep and/or dream
- Keep on your desk or place in each room, especially protection stones in windowsills
Be sure to cleanse or clear them after your purchase. There are many ways to do this and some favorites include placing the energy stones on a selenite charger for 6+ hours or in soil for 24 hours. You can also light sage and place the energy stone in the smoke from the sage.
Below is a list of energy stones found in the online store, their coordinating chakra, and why you'd use that particular energy stone.
Root Chakra (1), Survival & Physical Needs
Garnet cleanses and reenergizes the chakras. It revitalizes, purifies and balances energy, bringing serenity or passion as appropriate. It inspires love and devotion, balancing the sex drive and alleviating emotional disharmony.
Is made of iron (Earth energy) and excellent for grounding your energy. Earth is the element that rules the physical world, money, practical thinking, and decision making. Hematite helps you organize your thoughts and develop logical thinking skills allowing you to focus in a productive way. It's great to dispel negativity and “purifies” the emotional realm while repelling “drama.” Hematite helps to foster gratitude for what you have.
• Force Field Protector • Protection • Security • Stress Relief
Black tourmaline is a protective stone blocking and repelling negative energies and psychic attacks. It cleanses, purifies, and transforms dense energy into lighter vibration. Black tourmaline grounds, balances, harmonizes, and protects all chakras. It can also be used as an aid to remove fear and boost your self-confidence.
Sacral Chakra (2), Personal Pleasure
Carnelian is a stabilizing crystal, perfect for anchoring in the present. Its high energy helps restore lost vitality and motivation, and stimulates creativity for new pursuits. It improves concentration and removes extraneous thoughts in daydreamers and during meditation. This stone also protects against envy, rage, and resentment.
Orange Calcite helps integrate the Spiritual realm with the physical body, enhances creativity, and is helpful when working with emotional issues. Use this to energize and cleanse the lower chakras. Working with Orange Calcite can bring higher insights from the upper chakras down into the lower chakras for processing so they can be used in a more instinctual way without needing extended thought.
Solar Plexus Chakra (3), Personal Power
Citrine opens the higher mind to accept joy in one's life, releasing anger and negative feelings, deep-seated fears and destructive tendencies. Inspires creativity and self-expression. Its foremost energy is to aid in manifestation.
Heart Chakra (4), Love and Relationships
Teaches the true essence of love, and purifying and opening the heart at all levels. Rose Quartz balances the yin-yang energy, and can bring all the other chakras into harmony and unity with the Heart Chakra. Rose Quartz brings the energy rays of determination, commitment, and caring. Its soothing color calms feelings of anger or resentment, and can aid efforts to meditate and reflect.
Malachite is a protection stone, absorbing negative energies. As a stone of transformation, it encourages change and emotional risk-taking. It shows what is blocking your Spiritual growth, draws out deep feelings then allows you to break unwanted ties and outworn patterns. It encourages the expression of feelings and teaches the responsibility for your own thoughts and actions.
• Inspires truth • Sincerity • Honor • Self-love • Communication • Eloquence • Integrity • Trust • Clairvoyance • Clarity • Prophecy • Psychic vision
This is a soothing stone balancing the masculine and feminine energies. It calms the brain and nervous system and helps you to see both sides of a problem or different points of view. It alleviates worry and fear and soothes emotional trauma. Amazonite assists in manifesting Love. Amazonite is called the "Stone of Courage" and the "Stone of Truth"as it empowers you to search yourself and discover your own truths. It helps you to live in alignment with those beliefs and values.
In the workplace, Amazonite helps to dispel negative energy and aggravation, and protects against unfair business practices and others taking advantage. As a stone of prosperity, Amazonite attracts new customers to a business, and assists you in being in the right place at the right time for new opportunities.
• Good Luck • Manifestation • Optimistic
Green Aventurine is known as the “Stone of Opportunity” and assists with manifesting prosperity and wealth. It's a heart healer and comforter and a powerful protector of the Heart Chakra blocking entry from others who use the energy of another. Green aventurine is perfect for keeping projects on course and life on track.
Throat Chakra (5), Self-Expression & Communication
Lapis Lazuli is a crystal of truth in all aspects. It reveals inner truth, promotes self-awareness and the acceptance of that knowledge. It provides for the relief of things that may have been suppressed and allows for them to surface, helping to diminish dis-ease or repressed anger, and allows for self-expression without holding back or compromising. It can be a catalyst for higher awareness.
Third Eye Chakra (6), Intuition & Wisdom
It calms a chaotic mind and promotes freethinking, flexibility, and freedom of choice. It empowers one to verbalize their ideas and needs with confidence, and to embrace self-sufficiency by not resting one’s happiness in the hands of others.
Crown Chakra (7), Connection to Divine Wisdom
Clear Quartz is excellent for amplifying the energies of other stones or to enhance groups of stones. Clear Quartz produces a force field of healing negative ions while clearing the surroundings of positive ions, protecting the aura. Because Clear Quartz has the prismatic ability to vibrate its energy at all of the color frequencies, it not only harmonizes all of the chakras, but can teach us how to vibrate our seven chakra centers simultaneously while maintaining perfect alignment with the light.
Selenite is a very sensitive stone that acts just like a liquid light from this world to the angelic realm, and vice versa. It helps cleanse your mind of all negativity and balances and stabilizes your body and emotions. It can remove blockages in your energy fields and get rid of the dysfunctional energies from your body.
Amethyst is a form of quartz and are known as great "problem-solvers." Amethyst is a meditative and calming stone which works in the emotional, Spiritual, and physical planes to promote calm, balance, and peace. Amethyst helps you get through difficult choices and decision making processes as painlessly as possible. It also helps you listen to other people’s concerns, and then formulate and clearly articulate solutions in a highly practical, helpful way. Amethyst has a gentle sedative energy that can promote peacefulness, happiness, and contentment while bringing emotional stability and inner strength. Amethyst is an excellent crystal to have when you’re serious about building your personal wealth, growing your business, or sharing your abundance with the people you love.
• The Spiritual Advisor • Uplifting • Purify
Apophyllite powerfully uplifts you spiritually! It stimulates feelings of joy, gratitude and courage to help you face your fears. It opens your heart to joy and Love and help heal your Soul. These crystals intensify your inner vision and clear any blockages in your crown chakra. Clear apophyllite infuses you with high vibration energy both physically and spiritually. Apophyllite can help you connect with your Angels and Spirit Guides and keeps a strong connection between your physical self and your spiritual self. It can help with your wealth or money matters.
Also known as the “Attunement” stone, Howlite connects you to your higher spiritual consciousness. It facilitates awareness and encourages expression as well as calms and soothes emotions. It also aborbs anger and negative energy.