Let’s continue learning more about the stones for each chakra and their benefits. Remember, there are no bad crystals. All crystals benefit you, some bring calm, add harmonious loving vibes, while some deflect negativity. This article is in continuation of previous article on "Healing Crystals for each Chakra - Part 1".
Location: Center of the chest
Stone: Rose Quartz, Malachite, Green Jade, Green Aventurine, Peridot, Kunzite
Here are some of the benefits of the heart chakra stones:
Rose Quartz: As the color suggests, this stone is all about love, self and others. It helps release emotions and is comforting. Rose Quartz is able to soothe internal pain and help one open one’s heart to receiving and giving love. It promotes self love and initiates self-forgiveness. It also purifies the heart and helps make it easier to give and receive love.
Serpentine (Green): Popularly known as ‘New Jade’, it balances mood swings and mental instabilities. Promotes and encourages peace, compassion and forgiveness for self and others. Also assists in meditating and enhances energy and past life memory. Some claim Serpentine helps heal issues from previous lives.
Green Aventurine: Helps your heart find its balance and sink down into the peaceful earth energy. Assists in embracing higher levels of peace and harmony. Green Aventurine also encourages nurturing and growth. It helps prime the heart to receive abundance.
Peridot: Peridot brings light to the heart chakra and stirs your heart right up just like a pick me up dessert. Peridot helps us eliminate ego and also keeps our emotions balanced. It brings a lightness to life as it helps eliminate jealousy, resentment, and anger.
Kunzite: This sweet pink stone is known for its vibes around love and devotion. It’s an immensely calming stone. Kunzite promotes inner peace, tranquility, and a love that comes naturally. It helps make love seem less like a struggle
Location: at the throat region
Stone: Amazonite, Blue Lace Agate, Lapis Lazuli,
Here are some of the benefits of the throat chakra stones:
Amazonite: Enables clarity in problem solving. It helps alleviate worry and fear. Dispels and wards off negative energy and aggression. Known to assist with consciousness and manifestation of universal love.
Blue Lace Agate: Helps open the flow of communication and allows for easy verbal expression of thoughts and feelings. It helps neutralize anger. Blue Lace Agate assists in expressing spiritual truths and fostering deep peace.
Lapis Lazuli: Lapis Lazuli assists in promoting communications. It also stimulates self-expression, creativity, and mental clarity.
Turquoise: Turquoise is an opaque blue-green gemstone that is thought to help express thoughts freely and clearly.
Third Eye Chakra
Location: The center of your head, parallel to the middle of your eyebrows
Color: Deep violet / Indigo
Stone: Amethyst, Sodalite, Azurite, Kyanite
Here are some of the benefits of the third eye chakra stones:
Amethyst: Assists in alleviating fears and helps calm the mind. Amethyst enhances focus and decision making skills. It also helps to balance the emotions. Amethyst enhances psychic abilities and communication; blocks negative energies and stress; promotes love of the divine; connects mind, body and spirit.
Sodalite: It simulates the third eye and assists in clearing confusion ,promotes rational thinking and verbal expression feelings. Sodalite calms the mind and allows space for new ideas. It helps balance emotions and promotes self-esteem and self-trust. Sodalite allows for spiritual connections from the higher mind.
Azurite: Azurite is known for enhancing psychic abilities and fine tuning vision.
Kyanite: Kyanite helps shift negative moods and assists in awakening the third eye chakra. This stone promotes self-discovery in a gentle way and helps you to sink into a deeper meditation whenever you need to carve out some time and space. It is associated with sharpened memory and guides towards more logical thinking by promoting logic over emotions.
Location: At the top of your head
Color: White / Golden
Stone: Clear quartz, Chevron Amethyst, Selenite, Howlite, Sugilite
Here are some of the benefits of the crown chakra stones:
Clear quartz: Helps to unlock memory and aids in concentration. Clear Quartz assists in raising one’s energy level to the highest possible and resets energy to a balanced state. It is associated with deep soul cleansing.
Chevron Amethyst: Dispels negative energy and helps in clear thinking to find answers. Amethyst also stimulates the third eye and enhances one’s inner vision. It also is an aura cleanser.
Selenite: Selenite is one of the purest crown chakra gems out there. Selenite has the ability to heal across the board. It brings out truth, integrity, and positive power while helping live a purpose driven life focused on higher thinking. It can help you to tune into higher vibrations.
Howlite: Helps one find their true path. Howlite stones are all about destiny. Howlite promotes clarity and aids chakra connections which then promotes trust, wisdom, and infinite love. Howlite can also act as a spiritual guide.
Sugilite: Sugilite helps connect the heart and mind. It helps you embrace forgiveness and allows you to move forward. Sugilite is also known as the healer's gem, as it helps connect to spiritual vibes. It promotes courage and keeps one strong spiritually as well.
Now that you have a clearer idea of which stone works for which chakras, it is also important to note that one stone may work for multiple chakras. Healing stones are all good in nature.