Discover How Gemstone Jewelry Can Improve Many Aspects of Your Life
Gemstone jewelry can be much more than a lovely accessory to complement an outfit; it can actually improve your life. Gemstones attract and magnify specific energies that can enhance or diminish many situations in life. For thousands of years people have worn gemstone jewelry to help them attain their desires or to promote emotional, spiritual and physical health. You can choose to wear a single piece to focus on one feature or combine jewelry to allow the stones to work together. By understanding the power of gemstones you can learn which pieces of jewelry will help accomplish each of your goals. Selecting the appropriate jewelry is a simple but effective way to improve the quality of your life.
Jasper, Carnelian, and Amethyst are often used to promote healing and balance. Amethyst in particular is often worn to protect against toxins, drunkenness and self-deception while increasing intuition and spirituality. Amber, Citrine, Topaz and Jade are known for attracting wealth, abundance and success. These stones also stimulate mental clarity, courage and good decision making. Malachite and Citrine promote luck in business, while Garnet is the stone to wear to boost your career. Rose quartz or pink opal jewelry will increase and attract love. Rubies and moonstones will stir passion and romance, and keep love strong. Pearls symbolize purity, promise and wisdom. Loyalty and faithfulness is symbolized by Sapphires.
Gemstones set in jewelry can also be worn in order to promote the healing of certain physical ailments. Many people believe there are seven sacred energy centers called chakras or wheels of light within each person’s body. Each chakra is associated with certain energies and organs. If one of the body’s chakras is out of balance due to physical, emotional or spiritual illness, gemstones can be used to promote healing, balance and harmony.
The first chakra, known as the root chakra is located at the base of the spine and is associated with survival and physical energy. The feet, legs, spinal column, hips, knees, back, kidneys and adrenal glands are all ruled by the root chakra. Jewelry containing Red Jasper, Carnelian, Garnet, Ruby, Hematite, Bloodstone, and Black Obsidian are used to achieve healing and balance in any of these areas. The second or sacral chakra rules the genitals, reproductive organs, bladder, bowels and lower intestines. Jewelry with Amber, Golden Topaz, Aventurine, and Carnelian will enhance healing as well as sexuality and passion. Problems in the liver, pancreas and stomach originate in the third or solar plexus chakra and can be improved by wearing Tiger Eye, Malachite, or Peridot jewelry. The heart chakra is the fourth energy center and affects the lungs, the heart, and the thymus gland. The heart chakra responds to Rose Quartz, Green Jade, Green Aventurine, Amazonite, Pink Tourmaline, and Rubies; these are the same stones used to create and attract love. The health of the thyroid, mouth, throat is controlled by the fifth or throat chakra and responds to wearing Aquamarine, Chrysocolla, Turquoise, Lapis Lazuli, and Zircon. The sixth chakra is called The Third Eye and controls health of the nervous system, eyes, pineal and pituitary glands, and the brain. Wearing Amethyst, Tanzanite, Fluorite, Iolite, or sapphire stones will improve health in any of these organs as well as increase psychic intuition. The seventh chakra is the crown chakra located at the top of the head where it rules spirituality and life force, as well as the top of the spinal column, the pineal gland, and the brain stem. Wearing jewelry that displays Diamonds, Charoite, Moonstone, clear Quartz or Amethyst will affect these areas positively.
The color of gemstones can also be used to enhance specific areas in your life. Jewelry decorated with bright yellow stones such as Amber, Citrine, Golden Topaz, and Tiger Eye signify joy, optimism, intellect, and courage. Wearing jewelry made with blue stones such as Blue Tourmaline, Aquamarine, Blue Turquoise and Kyanite will increase tranquility, trust, communication, and truth. To stimulate strength, passion, and thought select jewelry that displays purple gemstones such as Amethyst, Lavender Quartz, or Moonstone. Pyschic power and intuition can be boosted by wearing indigo gemstones such as Sapphire, Azurite, and Flourite. Amber, Aragonite, Carnelian and other orange gemstones will increase the sexuality, creativity, and success of the wearer. Jewelry adorned with Jade, Emerald, Rhodonite or Green Aventurine will promote abundance, healing, and growth.
Wearing gemstone jewelry is a fascinating and exciting way to cultivate many different areas in your life. Instead of choosing jewelry to just to accent your clothing, why not select gemstones jewelry to improve and enhance the emotional, spiritual, and physical qualities you admire. Whether you choose gemstone jewelry based on type, color, tradition, or energy you will soon see that their magical effect on your happiness is not …