Peacock Ore (Chalcopyrite) – is a stone that assists one in reaching a maintaining a meditative state and enhances your perception. It removes energy blocks and is often used in healing grids including grids for reducing inflammation. It is said to be helpful when trying to locate lost objects and is considered a protection stone against negativity. It encourages a state of happiness and positivity, and prompts us to enjoy our current situations. It is helpful in aligning all of our chakras.
Phantom Crystals – Phantom crystals have a phantom, or ghost-like inclusions or mineral deposits within a crystal that mimic or look like the outline or “ghost” of another crystal within. These are wonderful crystals for emotional “cleaning house” or clearing. They can be used to help find elusive or hidden answers to issues that you are dealing with and they are many times used for bringing past issues to the surface where they can be resolved and released.
Picasso Stone – An extremely nurturing stone, it sustains and supports during stressful situations and brings peaceful feelings. These stones are also protection stones and believed to promote self-discipline, strength of mind and creativity. Additionally, Picasso Stone is said to help to help us get the most out of life. – nurturing, protection, self-discipline –
Pietersite – Known as the tempest stone, it is said to assist you in making necessary changes with it’s very strong cleansing energy. It will help you to let go of negative and unwanted habits that may be detrimental to your life. This stone connects to your deeper spiritual inner self prompting one to access spiritual guidance. Pietersite is said to be connected with the energy of the storm element, allowing it to purify one’s body and energies. Tremendously energizing to the wearer, it can augment strength, will power, courage, and awareness of the higher planes.
Chinese Pork Stone (Shi Caixia) – This is a prized stone found in China that dates back to the Jurassic period. The formation of minerals in layered patterns gives many of these stones a similar look to pork belly. I have found the energy to being akin to bringing a protective, yet lightheartedness to dark situations and a feeling of letting go of what is no longer needed.
Prasiolite – Prasiolite (aka green quartz & green amethyst), usually a form of amethyst with a green color appearing due to minerals in water under the earth, or heat treated amethyst to bring out the green color). Metaphysical properties: Heart chakra stone, Helps one to unmask their inner self. Helpful in assisting one to strengthen their will and self-reliance.
Prehnite – Known as a Stone of Forecasting, and it is highly valued among psychics, mediums and clairvoyants. Prehnite which is considered a stone of unconditional love, also can bring calm to your surroundings while bringing peace and protection. Prehnite also fosters a connection with nature. It is connected to the Archangel Raphael and it supports personal and spiritual growth. It helps us to recognize truth and encourages us to trust our intuition.
Helps one to let go of possessions which are no longer needed. Helpful to ward off nightmares, phobias and deep-rooted fears. It is considered to be a stone for dreaming and remembering. It is a very good stone for visualization of any kind and accordingly, it facilitates a smooth transition into deeper meditative states. – peace, protection, nightmares, phobias, fear, deep meditative states, facilitates visualization –
Pyrite – Pyrite is a shielding and protection stone. It provides protection against all types of negative energy. It helps with recollection of important information and enhances memory by stimulating the intellect. Pyrite assists one in seeing truth when presented with falsehoods and helps one to see behind facades.
Pyrite is also known as “Fool’s Gold” and is said to bring luck, money and wealth. It is grounding, promotes emotional well-being and helps one to ward off feelings of despair.
Pyrite is a very protective stone, shielding the user from negative energy of all kinds. Pyrite deflects negative energies, and also helps one to release negative and inhibiting patterns of behavior. Carrying Pyrite in your pocket is also said to protect you from both environmental pollution and physical danger. It is also used in grids for overcoming financial hardship, to help one in making wise financial decisions, increasing your willpower and promoting a feeling of motivation.
Traditionally, Pyrite has been known as a stone of luck, credited with attracting abundance, wealth and prosperity. It has a wonderful energy lending to manifestation, and is known for encouraging the following of one’s dreams. This quality makes Pyrite excellent for grid work and rituals. Pyrite can enhance one’s will during challenging times and supports the action necessary for personal growth and success. Pyrite also promotes good physical health and emotional well-being. This is a good stone to carry if are feeling overworked or overwhelmed. – prosperity, depression, memory, luck, abundance, wealth, protection, manifestation, protective-
Quartz, Tibetan Black – is an excellent crystal for spiritual protection and for bringing clear, purifying and protective energy to a space. It is also wonderful for cleansing and balancing the aura and chakras.
Quartz, Blue – is good for calming and tranquility, as well as improving communication. It helps one to be more diplomatic and can be useful in communication with the Spiritual Realm.
Quartz, Faerie (Fairy Quartz) – See Faerie Quatrz
Quartz, Rose, (Rose Quartz) – For anyone starting out in crystal healing or meditation I highly recommend adding Rose Quartz to your collection early on. It is a happy and loving stone that not only reduces stress and emotional turmoil, but also can raise ones feelings of self esteem and self worth. This stone is deeply in tune with your emotional states so it should be re-tuned periodically. It stimulates love and forgiveness, and heals emotional hurts such as loss, fear, low confidence, resentment and anger. Rose Quartz brings a warm, nurturing and loving energy to its environment and is very soothing to the heart.
Quartz, Rutilated – is a powerful manifesting stone and a good energy booster stone that is also credited with improving communication, easing depression and increasing clairvoyance. It has more intensity than clear quartz and transmutes negativity. It can enhance communication with spirit guides.
Quartz, Smoky – Smoky Quartz is helpful in gradually eliminating feelings of negativity and emotional blockages. It is also good for encouraging, or grounding, your desired intentions in reality, so in effect, they become more attainable. It is said to assist you in recognizing the things you need to do in order to reach those goals It can enhance ones communication skills, is mood elevating and it bolsters inner strength while helping one to overcome negative emotions. As it fosters group cooperation it is a good stone to have in the workplace or a cooperative situation. It is also said to assist with fertility, grounding and protection, as well as boosting personal pride. – fertility, grounding, protection, inner strength –
Rhodocrosite – has been called a “Stone of Love and Balance,” providing balancing and love in all areas and it is excellent for healing emotional wounds. This crystal is considered to be excellent as an aid to emotional healing. It especially encourages you to feel love for yourself. It is has excellent energy to assist you to achieve deep meditation, and to reach states of joy and sublime happiness.
It’s energy is said to stimulate your inner child and to bring a deep childlike happiness and joy into your life. It aids you to bring deep forgotten memories to the surface for healing.
Rhodocrosite is also an Earth stone that helps with the removal of tendencies of avoidance and denial. – self-love, deep meditation, joy, happiness, healing emotional wounds –
Rubellite (Red Tourmaline) – has a very strong effect on the Heart Chakra, brings a vital and passionate energy not only for love, but for life and what is all around us. It is a stone for Love, Calm, Grounding and Balance.
It works to enhance or increase life-force energies and can bring one a strong feeling of zest for life and companionship with others. It is also considered to be a Root Chakra crystal and is credited with helping one to work through emotional issues. It is a good choice to use when mending or healing from a broken heart.
Ruby – assists with issues to do with love, and supports states of passion while stimulating loving emotions. Increases self-confidence, concentration, determination and sense of power.
Ruby Fucshite – This lovely combination of Ruby and Fuchsite also helps one to receive and to enhance psychic awareness. Ruby Fuchsite will help to amplify the body’s energy field which in turn will aid healing.
Ruby Fuchsite also enhances the connection to spiritual realms and is a wonderful partner to use when connecting and communicating with the Spiritual Realm. The combination of these two complementary colored crystals is credited with opening and activating the Crown Chakra and is very helpful with deepening meditative states. A stone for promoting physical vitality, recovery and relief from extended or chronic illness while also aids the strengthening the heart and blood flow/circulation issues. This crystal is also used to encourage one to drop off into a peaceful sleep and/or and/or staying asleep.
Used in combination with other crystals it helps to amplify their energies and it bolsters awareness and intuition. This stone will help one with transforming destructive, negative energies into positive, helpful energies.
Ruby with Zoisite (see Zoisite)