Here are some healing and metaphysical qualities commonly recorded about Actinolite, Almandine, Amazonite, and Amber.
Actinolite is an extremely powerful stone. It is a strong shielding stone and can also expand the energy bodies especially when used alongside sheen obsidian.
This stone creates a knowing of ‘all that is’ with the holder, and brings familiarity to all things.
When held and focussed with an unwanted situation, the stone will help to find ways around this and eliminate the unwanted things.
Astrologically, Actinolite is associated with the sign of Scorpio.
Almandine is a form of Garnet. It is usually a deep red, violet or brown colour. It appears almost resinous.
Almandine is a provider of inspiration in times of thoughtfulness and helps one find time to be alone and to be social in harmony. It is a physical representation of profound love and opens the channel from the base to the crown chakra. It allows truth to become a part of your thinking, even when you step into the unknown, and assists with the connection to the higher intelligence.
Almandine can be used in the treatment of heart disorders, stimulate the health of the eyes, liver and pancreas. It facilitates the proper function and balance of the cells and promotes regeneration.
It is astrologically representative of Scorpio and Virgo.
Amazonite is a type of Feldspar and is usually turquoise but has been found to be yellow and white also. It has a soothing effect on the chakras, especially the heart. It assists with strength when dealing with matters of love.
Amazonite helps with balancing the etheric, astral and physical bodies and is ideal for general health maintenance. It is also good for balancing male and female energies within your personality.
It is useful when treating disorders of the nervous system and unblocks energy build ups which can cause neurological illness.
Amazonite is associated with the astrological sign of Leo and The Sun, and it also vibrates in line with the number 5.
Amber is fossilized tree resin that has a golden yellow colour. Some amber has been found to contain other pigments such as red and green also.
Amber is a stone of healing and helps the body to transform negative energy into positive energy which betters the nerves and biological systems.
This stone connects us with the universal wisdom and magic that keeps perfection always. It promotes unconditional love between people and is also good for providing the art of manifestation.
Both Native American and Eastern Indians have revered this stone and it was burned in rituals for healing and to bless the sacred space.
It is a cleansing stone which can be placed in a space and it heals the surrounding environment from negative influence and past echoes. It will also assist with purifying the body and mind when worn or held.
It has been found useful when dealing with illness of the throat, disorders of the kidneys and bladder.
It it represented by the astrological signs of Leo and Aquarius.
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