Agate

AGATE

Agate – Agate is good protective energy stone, especially for children, and is very calming and soothing.

It also can help strengthen the body’s connection to the earth.

It can give courage, energy, strength, and dispels fears, all of which increase self-confidence.

It can also lessen feelings of envy by grounding the emotions.

It is a stone of harmony, and by bringing the elements of one’s being into harmony it greatly enhances healing.

Agate also enhances creativity and stimulates the intellect.

Agate is considered a stone that brings good luck.

It works with chakras according to stone colour.

Agate is said to help with issues of the teeth and gums.

Agate is useful as a protection amulet when traveling, and is especially effective against traffic accidents.

Agate raises awareness and links into the collective consciousness of the oneness of life.

It encourages quiet contemplation of one’s life experiences that lead to spiritual growth and inner stability

 

There are are hundreds, if not thousands types of agates. …. Below are the properties of several of the most popular ones …

BLUE AGATE ~
Agate has a balancing and healing energy that can be very soothing; this applies especially to the blue agate.

BLUE LACE AGATE ~ Blue Lace Agate has a soft, soothing elegance; like sky-blue waters released from winter’s grasp. Its graceful, circular design has a stimulating, positive effect on emotions and attitude. It is not a stone of protection, but rather of encouragement and support. Its circular flowing energy calms, uplifts and elevates.

CRAZY LACE AGATE ~ Crazy Lace Agate is called the Laughter Stone, or “Happy Lace.” It is associated with sunny Mexican fiestas and dancing, and brings joy to those who wear it. [Eason, 305] It is not a stone of protection, but of support and encouragement, elevating thoughts and promoting optimism. Its graceful design, in random lacy patterns, creates a circular flow of energy, stimulating for the mind and attitude.

 

DENTRITIC AGATE ~Dendritic Agate is known as the Stone of Plentitude. It brings abundance and fullness to all areas of life, from business to agricultural endeavors. It was associated with the ancient Greek dryads, woodland and tree spirits, and was buried in the fields at the time of sowing to insure a good harvest.

FIRE AGATE ~ Fire Agate, known as the spiritual flame of absolute perfection, carries a great mystery locked inside its deep brown crystal. You need only touch the stone and fiery embers ignite. Peer into its depths and flames leap within its chambers. Study it closely and it will almost show you its secrets. Almost.

LAGUNA AGATE ~ Laguna Agate is the most highly praised banded agate in the world. It is known for its extremely tight banding and vibrant shades of red and scarlet. Laguna Agate is found in an area covering roughly four square miles in a remote mountain range in the state of Chihuahua, Mexico

MOST AGATE ~ Throughout history and all cultures, Moss Agate has been known as the crystal of gardeners and agriculture. It was considered a miraculous healing stone for tribal priests of the past, giving them power to interact with our human organic system, and was used as a talisman to make warriors strong and victorious.