Chalcedony is a variety of the mineral quartz that occurs in in a great variety of colors including blue, lavender, white, buff, light tan, gray, yellow, pink, red or brown. If chalcedony is conspicuously color-banded, it may be called agate and with other minerals it has various other names including carnelian, mocha stone, onyx, bloodstone to name a few.
Considered a sacred stone by the Native American Indians, chalcedony nurtures and promotes brotherhood and good will.
- Used to assist telepathy
- Absorbs negative energy and dissipates it
- Harmonizes mind, body, and spirit
- Instills generosity
This stone is said to also improve stamina, refinement, alleviate tiredness, depression and circulation. Agate, Carnelian and Jasper are part of the Chalcedony family and this stone includes qualities from each of these. It is an excellent stone to improve and refine character, open new horizons in the arts, relationships, and family togetherness. Said to improve bone marrow, spleen, red corpuscles and heart tissue. Stimulates optimism and enhances the spiritual and artistic creativity.
**Please note that all metaphysical or healing properties listed are collected from various sources. This information is offered as a service and not meant to treat medical conditions. NEED4BEAD does not guarantee the validity of any of these statements.