Chakra is an ancient
Sanskrit word, meaning "wheel." The chakras or energy centers
of the body play an important role in health and healing. They are commonly
described as rotating vortices, which draw energy into the body. There
are seven primary chakras which vibrate at different frequencies. Starting
with the root chakra located at the base of the spine and ending at the
crown chakra located at the top of the head. A free flow of energy should
exist through the chakras. When a disturbance in this flow occurs, emotional
and/or physical health suffers. Gemstones, especially those associated
with the color(s) of the chakras, can balance the flow of energy through
Several of the stones
listed in the table come in different colors, In general, the color of
the stone should match the color related to the chakra. For example Jasper
listed under the root chakra, would be the red variety.
The most notable
example of chakra jewelry is the Chrysanthemum
Stone necklace with all 7 chakra stones (Red Jasper, Carnelian, Amber,
Aventurine, Blue Lace Agate, White Moonstone, and Amethyst.) Please be
aware that not all of the gemstones are available to make jewelry from
at this time.
security, judgment, identity, sex, reproduction, self- confidence,
self-preservation, grounding, connection to nature.
for bone, spinal column, teeth, nails, intestine, prostate, blood,
and cell formation. Health of the hips, legs, and feet.
black, brown, gray
Tourmaline, Bloodstone, Carnelian, Chrysocolla, Citrine, Coral, Fluorite,
Garnet, Hematite, Jasper, Malachite, Obsidian, Onyx, Rhodonite, Ruby,
Smoky Quartz, Topaz
sensuality, intimacy, health, enjoyment of life, flexibility, relationships,
for the fluid systems -- blood, lymph, sweat, digestive juices,
sperm, and urine. Health of female reproductive system.
Carnelian, Chrysoprase, Citrine, Coral, Fluorite, Garnet, Hematite,
Jasper, Malachite, Moonstone, Smoky Quartz, Sunstone, Tiger's Eye,
power, potential, prosperity, will, passion, ambition, emotional
stability, inner peace, responsibility, opinions, logic, belief.
for stomach, liver, spleen, gall bladder, pancreas,digestive system,
and autonomic nervous system.
Ametrine, Calcite, Citrine, Fluorite, Hematite, Jasper, Malachite,
Moonstone, Peridot, Rhodochrosite, Rutilated Quartz, Smoky Quartz,
Sunstone, Tiger's-Eye, Sapphire, Topaz, Tourmaline
unconditional love, empathy, joy, acceptance, respect, bonding,
optimism, forgiveness, friendliness, heals relationships
for heart, circulatory system, chest, respiratory system, thymus
gland, and immune system.
Bloodstone, Calcite, Chrysocolla, Coral, Danburite, Emerald, Fluorite,
Green Quartz, Jade, Kunzite, Lepidolite, Malachite, Moss Agate, Peridot,
Rhodochrosite, Rhodonite, Rose quartz, Ruby, Tourmaline
speaking truth, integrity, morality, creativity, vocation, hearing
and listening, non-verbal communication, wit, spontaneity, open
to new experiences, clairaudience, telepathy, channeling,
for hunger, thirst, ear, eyes, nose, throat, thyroid gland, parathyroid
glands, mouth, trachea, bronchial passages, lungs, esophagus, vocal
chords, and speech.
Amber, Amethyst, Aquamarine, Azurite, Calcite, Blue Lace Agate, Chalcedony,
Chrysocolla, Fluorite, Kunzite, Lapis Lazuli, Lepidolite, Moonstone,
Opal, Pearl, Rose Quartz, Sapphire, Sodalite, Topaz, Tourmaline, Turquoise
clarity, discernment, vision, insight, perception, inspiration,
devotion, wisdom, understanding, memory, psychism, clairvoyance,
light, color, and dreams
for pineal gland, eyes, head, neck, ears, nose, face, senses, perception,
insight, and intuition.
blue, indigo blue
Ametrine, Aventurine, Azurite, Calcite, Fluorite, Garnet, Kunzite,
Lapis Lazuli, Lepidolite, Sapphire, Sodalite, Sugilite
Self, universal consciousness, understanding, peace, transformation,
knowledge, truth, spirituality, joy, enlightenment, well being
for size and inner development
clear, white, gold
Ametrine, Charolite, Citrine, Diamond, Fluorite, Jasper, Kunzite,
Labradorite, Lepidolite, Pearl, Sugilite, Tourmaline