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Said to bring optimism. Historically it has been used to bring peace and purity. It helps one speak with clarity. It is also used for thought projection. In meditation, it
can help bring one to a euphoric state of oneness. It is associated primarily with the third eye chakra, but also aligns all the chakras.

Peach Aventurine
Gently increases the energy of the sacral chakra. It helps with decision making and can boost creativity.

Attunes the wearer to ebb and flow of life. They are calming and centering. They give purity and promote faith, charity, and integrity, truth and loyalty. They
especially enhance personal integrity. They help one connect with the Goddess, the ultimate feminine energy.

Peridot is associated with the heart chakra, and can be used to balance and stimulate that chakra. It is a stone of compassion.  It has a friendly energy and is
excellent for healing.  It assists in rebirth and renewal of all kinds. Peridot also bring abundance and prosperity. It enhances the healing and harmony of relationships
of all kinds, but particularly marriage. Peridot can lessen stress in relationships, anger and jealousy and slow aging.  It also assists in finding what is lost, and
strengthens ESP abilities. It has been said to make a shield of protection around the body of any wearer of Peridot.

Sometimes called the "Stone of the Angels". It is excellent for spiritual healing. It also encourages and promotes connections to angels, spirit guides and totems. It is
said to lift one to higher awareness and allow access to higher dimensions. It has been used to protect Shamans during ceremonies such as medicine wheels. It is
extremely useful for astral travel and meditation because it will ground and protect you during these activities. It will also dissipate and remove negative energy. A
stone of peace that can bring gentle calm in most any situation. It is also great at enhancing and increasing intuition and psychic abilities, and increases one's ability
to feel subtle energies. Petalite balances yin/yang energies and aligns and balances mind/body/spirit. It is related to and works best on the throat and crown chakras.

Petoskey Stone
A type of fossilized colony coral found only in Michigan, USA, the coral living during the Devonian period about 350 million years ago when Michigan had a warm
inland sea. Because of the "eye" type configurations it shows especially when polished, it is said to mystically help stimulate the third eye and psychic awareness.
Petoskey Stone is also said to keep naughty spirits from channeling incorrect information or interfering with one's life. In particular, as far as awareness, Petoskey
Stone is said to enhance awareness of the emotions, which can be a boon for dealing with emotional issues. It is also said to clear out negative energies from the
aura and the environment.  Petoskey Stone is related primarily to the third eye chakra as well as the crown chakra.

Petrified Wood
A stone that is good for grounding and stabilizing one's emotions. It is particularly useful in calming survival-based fears. It helps one be practical. It is a stone of
business success. Petrified wood is a good stone for general protection. Physically, it is beneficial physically for the bones, backaches, skin and hair. Petrified wood
is also used for past life regressions because of its inherent link with the past.

Phantom Quartz
Wonderful awareness tools. They can give a sense of magic that most of us have lost along the course of our lives. Phantom quartz can help us increase awareness
of evolution, in ourselves and in the world around us, showing how growth, rest, and rebirth cycle through all existence. Psychically, phantom quartz is considered
excellent for past life work and meditation, and is valuable for the mystic or spiritual seeker.  Excellent for initiating healing, bringing great energy to the healing
process, and are especially helpful for hearing disorders and emotional healing.

Picasso Marble (aka Picasso Jasper)
Sometimes called Picasso Jasper. It has strong metaphysical qualities of grounding and calming. It also promotes weight loss and assists in the development of
creativity, as well as engendering strength and self-discipline.

Picture Jasper
Helps create harmony, proportion, creative visualization, positive things in business pursuits. It brings and shows hidden messages from the past as well as hidden
thoughts, fears, and hopes. These qualities make it useful as an emotional/psychological healing stone.

Pietersite (aka Tempeststone Pietersite) See beyond the immediate to beauty in the All. It enhances courage, tenacity, and ability to maintain or
create what is yours. Spiritually and psychically, Pietersite helps in working with angels, experiencing visions, and precognition, relating to feminine or goddess
energy, as well as astral and dimensional travel. Helps you to relax, and release deep emotions in a calmer way.  Pietersite is also excellent for improving memory.

Pink Peruvian Opal (Pink Andean Opal)
A stone of love and gentleness. It brings energies of gentle love and kindness to both romantic relationships and relationships of other kinds. As with other opals, it
also brings inspiration, imagination and creativity. It can help release inhibitions and brings happy dreams. It also eases the process of change.  Pink Peruvian opal
is associated primarily with the heart chakra.

Poppy Jasper (aka Brecciated Jasper)
Poppy Jasper is the reddish variation of brecciated jasper the modern term is poppy jasper. It has the qualities of enhancing organizational abilities, relaxation, and a
sense of wholeness. It is occasionally used to assist when dowsing. It aligns the chakras and balances the yin-yang, physical, and emotional. It is a stone of
protection, and is used in particular for protection during astral travel. Poppy jasper encourages attunement and communication with animals. It brings happiness
and a good outlook on life and eases stress. Poppy jasper can help increase physical endurance and ward off dehydration. It is also a good stone for grounding
oneself and is associated with the root chakra.

A very protective stone and can protect one on all levels. It strengthens the life force and generally increases and stimulates energy. It aids spirit communication
through meditation or visualization, out-of-body travel, and is a powerful dream stone. Prehnite is also known as a stone of prophesy which stimulates inner-knowing.

Purpurite (Purperite)
A stone that helps break away from self-destructive or self-limiting patterns, as well as external restraints. It helps one speak with confidence. It increases spirituality,
promotes inner growth, and stimulates the ability to absorb spiritual insights. Purpurite is also a stone that can bring prosperity and help with finances.

A stone of intellect and protection. It enhances intelligence, mental stability, logic, analysis, creativity, memory, and psychic development. It can help you tap your
own latent mental talents and abilities. Pyrite is a powerful protection stone, and is very grounding. Pyrite is also known as Fool's Gold and Healer's Gold.

Enhances the energies of other minerals and attracts money and other objects of wealth.  Can help one see the steps to take to achieve goals, giving it the
nickname "the Victory Stone". It also activates and stimulates one's personal energy. Can be used to get rid of creative blocks. It is also used to renew connections
with people one has lost touch with.  Pyromorphite should not be used directly to make elixirs.  Pyromorphite is excellent for healing because of its enhancement of
other stones used in crystal healing.

Quantum Quattro SilicaTM
From Namibia, the only known source for this combination of minerals: royal blue shattuckite, robin egg blue chrysacola, forest green dioptase, in smoky quartz with
pastel light green malachite. Quantum-Quattro Silica™ is an immune system builder that is able to work within the DNA structure and cellular level to re-polarize and
magnetically open the gateways to God’s direct healing light. It is effective in healing past grief induced trauma that is locked within the emotional energy field and
the body’s cells, causing pain in both areas. It can and will align all energy bodies, all chakras—both on the body and above and below it—if it is used with sincere
prayer, and peaceful meditation.

Quartz Crystal (Clear)
Quartz is a power stone that harmonizes and balances. It enhances energy and thoughts, and purifies the spiritual, mental, and physical. It is also a powerfully
protective stone, bringing the purified energy in.  Used to perform diagnostic healing, and to communicate with spirits and other worlds. Clear quartz, as opposed to
colored quartz, is associated with the crown chakra, but also works well on all chakras. See extended quartz info.

Quartz, Red Orange River
Found in South Africa, at, you guessed it, the Orange River. Red hematite gives this quartz its deep orangey-red. The combination of the quartz and the hematite
energize and at the same time ground you. Red Orange River Quartz is good for helping accept one's life path, and is excellent for self-realization and acceptance. It
is helpful for clear thinking and decision making. It aligns the lower chakras.

Quartz, Rose
Rose quartz is a stone of unconditional love. It opens the heart chakra to all forms of love: self-love, family love, platonic love, and romantic love. Rose quartz has
excellent protection energies during pregnancy and childbirth. The elevated energy of quartz gives rose quartz a property of enhancing love in virtually any situation.
It also brings gentleness, forgiveness, and tolerance. Rose quartz is also said to be helpful with weight loss. Rose quartz is associated with the heart chakra. See
extended rose quartz info.

Quartz, Rutilated
Rutilated quartz is said to assist with tissue regeneration, assimilation of nutrition, and slow the advancement of aging. It is also said to boost the immune system and
treat respiratory illness. Rutiliated quartz is also a mystical crystal "diagnostic tool" which can help discover the true cause of an ailment. Rutilated quartz enhances
mental and physical stability, self-reliance, and meditation on feminine ideas. Diminishes fears and issues with decision-making. Rutilated quartz is associated with
the solar plexus chakra. See extended stone information.

Quartz, Smoky
A grounding and stabilizing stone. It brings calm and centering, lifts depression, enhances practicality, and generally removes negative energies, bringing happiness.
Smoky quartz is also a good luck stone. It can also assist in tapping subconscious wisdom. Smoky quartz is a protective stone, particularly for physical protection,
protection from negativity, and psychic protection.  Smoky quartz is associated with the root chakra. See extended properties of smoky quartz.

Snow Quartz
A stone that brings good fortune. It is also a calming and soothing stone. Snow quartz is helpful for meditation, and looking within. It also has all the properties of
clear quartz to a lesser degree. Snow quartz is often used for purification. Physically, it is beneficial for the immune system.

Quartz, Tourmalated
Tourmalated quartz, also known as tourmaline in quartz, is an excellent protective stone, and brings balance and inner strength. It deflects and grounds negativity,
and reduces anxiety and depression.

Rainbow Aura (Angel Aura, Pearl Aura, Opal Aura)
See Angel Aura

Rainbow Moonstone
Rainbow moonstone has a gentle, calming energy. It helps to strengthen intuition and psychic perception, and enhances creativity, compassion, endurance and
inner confidence. It is a stone that brings balance and harmony. The Rainbow effect brings in a spectrum of light, and can help with clearing and bringing in uplifting
energies. It has been said to have the power to grant wishes.

Rainbow Obsidian
Called a "stone of pleasure" because one of its most notable attributes metaphysically is bringing pleasure, enjoyment and joy to one's life. It also brings love and
light to one and can bring out the Spiritual. Rainbow Obsidian is used psychically to enhance clairvoyance and is an excellent scrying stone, especially in the areas
of love, relationships and self-development. It is also a very protective stone, and is especially effective in protection rituals and amulets, where it works by grounding
out negativity to let light in. Thus, it is also a very grounding and centering stone. Rainbow Obsidian is primarily associated with the root chakra.

Rainforest Jasper
More specifically known geologically as Rhyolite or Ryolite. It is known as a stone of resolution and perseverance. It is said to help communication of all kinds, and
helps one listen easily and without distorting the message one is hearing. It is also a wonderful stone for meditation. Rainforest Jasper balances the Yin/Yang
(masculine and feminine) energies. It can help one allow other people into their lives, even if one has been reclusive or solitary. It is also a stone of protection.  It is
related to and helpful with the solar plexus chakra primarily, and also the throat chakra.

Red Aventurine
Enhances creativity and ability to see possibilities. It can heal the reproductive system, and sometimes reverse diseases. It also can bring prosperity and lessen
negativity. Associated with the sacral and root chakras.

Red Calcite
Red calcite brings stability to one's will, and increases inner strength. It assists with problem solving. It can also attract love.

Red Jasper
Called a stone of fairness and justice because mystical lore claims that it decreases unjustness and helps in unfair situations. It is also said to enhance responsibility,
choice, and compassion. Used in mystical dreamwork, it can enhance dream recall. It is said to assist in protection and rescue from danger. Red jasper is associated
with the first and second chakras. It has a stabilizing effect, and help one take all one's energy and use it in a balanced manner. It is also said to be a stone that
helps in all areas of survival, and is a very protective stone. Red jasper said in gemstone lore to be a stone of controlled passion and used to help control one's own
passions. Crystal healing lore says that physically it assists in healing by maintaining positive movement with all types of disorders and disease.

Red Tigers Eye
Enhances integrity of self and can be very grounding. It can help one have the practicality and willpower to take care of oneself fully. It is a survival stone and helps
with the correct use of power for survival in difficult times.

Sometimes called the "master crystal." It is a truly positive energy stone that never needs to be cleared or charged. Rhodizite assists with astral travel by helping you
get and process the information needed from the astral travel. It is also very helpful for meditation, making stilling the mind much easier. Madagascar Shamans are
said to use rhodizite for "cloud busting" and initiating rain. Energetically, it is very powerful for unlocking and clearing blockages, and activating all the chakras. Is an
excellent energy booster for all types of healing.

Rhodocrosite (sometimes spelled Rhodochrosite)
An elegant pink and white stone called the "stone of love and balance" as it balances and enhances love on all levels. It allows fuller love to enter one's life, in part
by calming excessive passions. It energizes and cleanses the base, sacral and heart chakras, as well as balancing the mental and emotional processes.

A stone of grace and elegance. It decreases anxiety while increasing attention to detail. It works beneficially on the heart chakra, opening one to unconditional love
and increased service to mankind. It is also a calming stone. Rhodonite is also a stone of contrasts. The bright pinks indicate energy that enhances passionate love.
The shiny black indicates grounding energy. This stone can help one have a passionate love that is also grounded.

A stone of calmness, relaxation and strength. It is said to help lessen the "fight or flight" syndrome associated with PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) and other
anxiety states. It is said to help one balance action and reaction, and handle life in a calm, steady, and strong manner. When one is already in a relaxed state such
as meditation, can profoundly deepen the relaxation, allowing the body freedom to heal more fully, grow stronger, and for the mind to expand into higher states of
awareness. As a throat chakra stone, richterite is involved with communication, but rather than external communication it is primarily involved with communication
within the entity or person.  Richterite is commonly associated with the throat (5th) chakra.

Rose Quartz
See Quartz, Rose

Pink to red tourmaline. It is a stone of balance and calm. Brings emotional balance and helps open up, relax, and detach from personal pain. It can be used with
lepidolite as a super-powerful energy for calming people in distress. As prosperity is a natural effect of a life in balance, rubellite also brings abundance. Also a stone
of passion, bringing passionate energy and love. It is associated with the sacral and root chakras, as well as the heart chakra.

Brings integrity, devotion and happiness. It also enhances generosity and brings prosperity. Ruby brings and increases romantic love. Ruby is a stone that has been
known to be very protective of home, worldly possession, children, and psychic protection. It is a stone of high energy and power that promotes healing on all levels.
Ruby is associated with the root chakra.

Ruby Aura (Ruby Aura Quartz)
Quartz that is treated by permanently bonding platinum or gold and platinum to the surface of quartz crystal. Crystal healing and metaphysical lore of Ruby Aura is
as follows. Ruby aura is a stone of passion and vitality. It is also very protective, especially so in times of upheaval and turmoil, and against aggression and violence.
It is helpful for overcoming survival issues of all kinds and cleansing the base or root chakra.

Ruby in Zoisite
An energy amplification stone that can energize the entire field of one's body. It is used for psychic ability and empowerment, as well as altered states of
consciousness. Ruby in Zoisite stimulates the crown chakra.

Rudraksha Seeds
The dried fruit of Elaeocarpus Ganitrus, which grows mostly in Indonesia.. Rudraksa literally translates to: Rudra=Shiva’s aksa=Eye, meaning that it is pleasing to the
eye of Shiva. Sometimes it is referred to as "Tears of Shiva". Hindu holy literature has it that Rudraksha beads, also known as Rudraksa, have many special powers,
including curing all types of ailments and absolving all kinds of sins. The number of facets each bead has changes the number and types of sins that the seed can
absolve. Altogether, Rudraksha is a powerful healing and absolution component according to traditional Hinduism.

Rutilated Quartz
See Quartz, Rutilated
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