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Agate Gemstone Meanings, Properties & Qualities

Agate gemstone meanings, properties and qualitiesAgate is found all over the world and is made up of a kind of chalcedony quartz. It forms by filling cavities within rocks. The agate forms in rings - similar to that of a tree. It can be found in all the colours of the spectrum. The shape and colour depend upon the circles created. Green and blue agate is the more rare colour, but does show up occasionally.

Chemically agate is the same as tigers eye, petrified wood, and jasper, and physically the same as quartz. Petrified wood is actually agate that has replaced some of the organic matter in the tree, slowly and over a long period of time. The structure of the tree will remain but the tree inside is a fossil.

Most agate is found in North America. Some moss agate which is any colour from white to green has been found in Yellowstone National Park and Yellowstone River of Montana.

Lace gage which is translucent blue and white in colour, can be found in Texas, Mexico and South California.

The colour of agate can be changed to almost any colour by heating or chemically treating it. There are many agates on the market that have their colour altered in one way or another.

Agate Gemstone Meanings - Emotional, Spiritual, etc.

  • Agate is a talisman for vulnerable feelings.
  • All agates are grounding gemstones.
  • Agate was used in 'eye amulets' to ward of the 'evil eye'.
  • Agate can help with emotions; will not completely change but agate is used to help you know the feelings will pass, and help you to move on.
  • Agate can give you the strength you need to carry on.
  • Carry agate if you have any important decisions.
  • Agate has been used as a protection gemstone over many years in history, it is one of the oldest gemstones in recoded history.
  • Agate can help make the person wearing it more agreeable.
  • Agate absorbs negative radiation; making it ideal for in the office or study.

Agate Gemstone Meanings - Healing, Medical, Physical, etc.

  • Agate can help quench thirst.
  • Agate can help make the person wearing it more agreeable.
  • Agate can help protect from fevers.
  • Agate can help cure bouts of insomnia.
  • Agate can help skin diseases.
  • Agate can help with stomach upsets; place the stone on your solar plexus.
  • Agate absorbs negative radiation; making it ideal for in the office or study.
  • Agate is a powerful healer.
  • Agate is good for helping the digestion, lymphatic and circulatory systems.


Blue Lace Agate Gemstone Meanings, Properties & Qualities

Blue lace agate gemstone meanings, properties and qualitiesLight blue with streaks of white. Associated with the throat chakra, which is about how we express what we feel in our hearts and think in our minds. if we feel afraid to say what we really feel or think this chakra can become blocked. Self expression becomes hard when the throat chakra is blocked. Having this chakra blocked can also mean that we don't deal with our true thoughts and feelings - as a way of avoiding expression with others.

if you have an energy blockage in the throat chakra - blue lace agate is the stone you need. It is generally known as the best gemstone for unlocking or un-congesting energy in this area. Agates are grounding gemstones also, and when we feel grounded in ourselves we are in a state of ease and our energy flows more freely.

The colour of the stone often relates to its qualities - if the colour is a soft one then so are the energies it creates. A soothing gemstone that can help with self expression. In situations where communication stops and anger grows, blue lace agate is a calming influence.


Botswana Agate / Eye Agate Gemstone Meanings, Properties & Qualities

Botswana / eye gate gemstone meanings, properties and qualitiesKnown to ward off the 'evil eye'. For people who are easily hurt - will protect you from hurt and help you have more self-satisfaction.

Botswana agate/eye agate promotes: protection, sensuality, fertility, sexuality, emotional comfort, passion and artistic expression


Crazy Lace Agate Gemstone Meanings, Properties & Qualities

Sometimes hard to identify because of its wide variety of colours.

  • Crazy lace agate is great for low energy.
  • Crazy lace agate helps relieve emotional pain and opens the way for laughter.
  • Crazy lace agate helps to clear energy blockages and brings vitality to the major organs.
  • Crazy lace agate strengthens the heart.
  • Crazy lace agate is attuned with the 3rd chakra - the throat chakra.


Pink Lace Agate Gemstone Meanings, Properties & Qualities

  • Pink lace agate helps with attitude; easing despair and depression, encourages and supports
  • Pink lace agate is not used for protection.
  • Pink lace agates energy is flowing and circular.
  • Use pink lace agate to bring out your inner beauty.
  • Pink lace agate increases friendship and happiness - achieves this by helping you balance your attitude.
  • Pink lace agate is very similar to blue and white lace agate - except for colour differences.


White Lace Agate Gemstone Meanings, Properties & Qualities

As with pink lace agate, white lace agate also, helps with attitude; easing despair and depression, encourages and supports.
Use white lace agate to help bring out your inner beauty.
White lace agate is called 'the happy lace' - because it supports optimism and elevates your thoughts.
White lace agate is attunes us to the highest mind and to the creator.


Moss Agate/Tree Agate Gemstone Meanings, Properties & Qualities

Moss agate gemstone meanings, properties and qualitiesHas associations with nature - because it gives feelings of freedom, expansion and space.

  • Moss agate/tree agate invokes the same kind of feelings you get from nature and the outdoors.
  • Moss agate can help the eyes and mouth.
  • Moss agate/tree agate helps make new friendships.
  • Moss agate/tree agate relieves exhaustion.
  • Moss agate/tree agate heals back and neck problems.
  • Moss agate/tree agate is related to lymph nodes, blood sugar and anorexia/food issues.
  • Moss agate/tree agate can be very useful to gardeners.
  • Moss agate/tree agate is attuned to the 4th chakra - heart chakra.
  • Moss agate/tree agate is the gemstone of Taurus.

 

 

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