For physical energy, sexuality
Quite small - about 2.6 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.8 cm (max) x 1.2 cm (max)
Carnelian: This stone derived its name from the Kornel cherry because of its bright colour. The best qualities come from India where its colour is enhanced by exposure to the sun. It is a chalcedony with a hardness of 6.5 to 7.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say Carnelian is a stone which can powerfully activate the second chakra, for enhanced creativity and (in adults) heightened sexuality. It is said to be a good stone for bringing people who are "too spiritual" into an enjoyment and appreciation of the physical world.
Stimulates 3rd eye and pineal gland, brings pleasure to the emotional body
About 3 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.9 cm x 0.8 cm
Cataclosite is a unique stone formed by fracturing and communition during faulting. It usually consists of angular clasts in finer grain matrix.
Intuitive sources say Cataclosite is very powerful for stimulating the third eye. It is capable of triggering the pineal gland to release the substance called "Divine Nectar" which can lead one into ecstatic states. Cataclosite is a stone of pleasure, bringing positive vibrations into the emotional body. It can aid the release of old patterns of stress, anxiety, anger or resentment, bringing a state of greater wholeness.
Joy, Gratitude, Emotional Healing
About 2.8 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.9 cm x 0.7 cm
Hiddenite is a green variety of Spodumene, the same mineral that is called Kunzite in its pink form. Most Hiddenite comes from Brazil.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say Hiddenite vibrates to the true chord of the spontaneously loving heart. It teaches, through the feelings it generates in the self, that loving is its own reward. It generates recognition of one's blessings and encourages appreciation and gratitude. It is ideal for emotional healing and for generating a positive outlook. It is a healing stone for the heart and the heart/brain connection.
Divine love, healing heart chakra
Thin and very pale colour tone - about 5.4 cm (including upper silver loop) x 0.9 cm x 0.3 cm
Kunzite is a pink-violet spodumene named after G.F. Kunz who first described this gem in 1902. It has a hardness of 6 to 7 and perfect cleavage which makes it a difficult gem to cut. It has been found in Afganistan, the USA, Brazil, Burma and Malagasy Republic.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say Kunzite activates the heart chakra and stimulates deep feelings of love, peace and relaxation. It is also said to dissolve negativity, promote maturity, increase sensuality, refresh the mind, deepen meditation and align the chakras.
Enhance access to inner guidance and increase visual nature of meditations
Smallish - about 2.8 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.9 cm x 0.8 cm
Petalite is a colourless gemstone, a lithium sodium aluminum silicate with a hardness of 6 to 6.5. It is found in Brazil, Australia, Sweden and Namibia. When well-faceted, it reflects light with a "soft" brilliance.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say that Petalite brings a gentle yet profound elevation of consciousness combined with a sense of serenity and calm. It is said to enhance access to inner guidance and to increase the visual nature of meditations. It is believed to be linked to the 4th, 6th and 7th chakras and to attune one to the the angelic domain.
Evolution, achieving one's destiny
About 3.2 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.7 cm (max) x 0.8 cm
Nirvana Quartz is the trade name given to a specialised group of growth-interference Quartz crystals from the high Indian Himalayas. Their hardness is 7.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say Nirvana Quartz crystals resonate at the intersection of past and future time. The spiritual beings which express as these complex, almost unearthy crystals, are available to aid us in the evolutionary transmutation which is our highest destiny. They carry the current of fully awakened spiritual awareness, true in heart and mind, incarnated here in Earthly life.
Awareness of spiritual realms, heeding the call of Destiny
About 3.2 cm (including upper silver loop) x 2 cm x 0.7 cm
Satya Mani Quartz is a silicon dioxide mineral with a hardness of 7. They range from colourless to translucent or opaque white and are found in South India.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say Satya Mani Quartz is a stone of spiritual truth and initiation. It attunes one to one's path of destiny, and reveals visions of the spiritual realms as they express themselves on Earth. It is a stone of enlightenment, bringing the light of the heart's Truth into one's mind. It enhances inner radiance, compassion and creative manifestation
Higher energy, mental flexibility
Quite chunky - about 4.7 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.4 cm x 1.2 cm
Titanium Quartz is the name given to natural Quartz crystals which have gone through a special treatment process. The raw crystals are cleaned, heated and placed in a vacuum chamber where they are exposed to Titanium vapors. The resulting permanent bond creates the multicoloured crystals.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say that Titanium Quartz is very energizing on all levels and that it can awaken all seven chakras, the energy centers of the body. It is said to increase zest and enjoyment of life and to dispel sadness.
Strengthening the heart chakra
Small but chunky rounded shape - about 2.6 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.5 cm x 1.3 cm
This stone gets its name from the Greek word for its rose colour. It is a manganese metasilicate with a hardness of 5.5 to 6.5. Its rich pink colour is often contrasted with black dendritic inclusions of manganese oxide. It is found in Russia, Mexico, the USA, Canada and South Africa.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say Rhodonite is a stone for activating love energies in oneself and others. It is said to clear and activate the heart chakra, to dispel tension and anxiety and to help one establish inner balance. It is sometimes referred to as the "stone of peace" and may help resolve conflicts.
Inner peace, access to higher dimensions
Slender - about 4 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1 cm x 0.4 cm
Scolecite is a calcium aluminum silicate mineral with a hardness of 5. Most of the available material is from the zeolite deposits of India. It can occur as separate tabular colourless crystals or in white masses.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say Scolecite is a stone of deep inner peace, enhancing the upliftment of conciousness to higher planes. It is said to energize the heart chakra, bring healing to the emotional body, facilitates interdimensional travel and communication, and help one to access knowledge from other worlds and other times.
Purifies, shields from negativity
Quite chunky - about 3.4 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.5 cm x 1.3 cm
This variety of Tourmaline is also known as schorl, after an old mining term. It is found in many locales including Brazil, Africa, Pakistan and the USA. It is an aluminum borate silicate with a hardness of 7 to 7.5.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive source say Black Tourmaline is among the premier stones for purification of one's energies and protection from environmental negativity. It is said to cleanse the aura of disharmonious energies, help one attain states of higher awareness and keep bad influences at bay.
Nurturing heart chakra and emotions
Small - about 2.5 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.7 cm x 0.9 cm
Tourmaline is an aluminum borate silicate with a hardness of about 7. It is found on every continent and has the richest colour variation of any gemstone including pink, green, red, blue, violet and black.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say that Tourmaline strengthens the heart and soothes the emotions. It is believed to be a stone which can help one to overcome sorrow or traumatic memories and it is also said to emanate the energies of love, joy and inner harmony.
Aids in manifesting the heart's desires, inspires insights and enhances courage
About 2.7 cm (including upper silver loop) x 1.5 cm x 0.9 cm
Vesuvianite is a calcium aluminum magnesium silicate with a hardness of 6 to 7. It is found in Italy, Canada, the USA and India.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say that Vesuvianite is useful for the manifestation of one's heart desires here on Earth. It is supportive of taking one's true path or calling in life. It aids in combating negative thoughts and regaining one's enthusiasm for life. It helps one to achieve insights that inspire one to move forward with spiritual development. It helps bring hidden material to consciousness and enhances one's courage to move forward.