Most Common Gemstones Associated with Aquarius
Monday the 21st we’ll be transitioning into the season of Aquarius! (January 21 – February 18) If that is your birth sign and you’re interested in working with gemstones that are especially effective during this time, or if you’re shopping for a gift for a beloved Aquarius – here is a comprehensive list of gemstones below. Which ones are you most drawn to?
- Turritella Agate – (Root Chakra) – Stone of Courage – This is a fossil stone that connects us deeply with the energy of the Earth and enables Earth healing. This is a protective stone that can help you truly feel more safe and protected in this life by dissipating the inner tension and fears we hold. It helps to dissolve all negativity is one’s personality (anger, bitterness, jealousy, etc), increase empathy for others, and give us the confidence to move through change.
- Amber – (Sacral Chakra) – Stone of Healing – This is a powerful healing stone that draws illness from the body and increases vitality. It absorbs negative energies and transmutes it into positive allowing the body to heal unencumbered. The sunny brightness of Amber inspires creativity and lifts depression.
- Amethyst – (Third Eye Chakra) – Stone of Spirituality and Contentment – It balances the energies of the intellectual, emotional and physical bodies and provides a clear connection between the Earthly plane and other worlds. It clears the aura and stabilizes and transmutes any dysfunctional energies. Amethyst represents the principles of complete metamorphosis. It aids against addictions. Increases stability, strength, energy and peace.
- Ammonite / Ammolite – (Root & Sacral Chakras) – Stone of Karma – This stone is deeply connected with the Earth and is a powerful Earth healer. Its spiral represents the inclusion of all, and helps us access our entire Soul Path. This supports us during karmic, past life, and soul work. It transmutes negativity and encourages a natural flow of energy.
- Angelite – (Throat Chakra) – Stone of Awareness – Raises the state of conscious awareness. Angelite facilitates contact with your angels and spirit guides and helps to connect with your higher self. Because of its ability to deepen attunement and heighten perception, Angelite is a powerful stone for healers. It also provides protection for the environment or the body. Angelite helps you to speak your truth. It promotes communication and self-expression.
- Chrysanthemum Stone – (Root & Sacral Chakras) – (Zodiac of Aquarius) – Stone of Harmony – This stone exudes a peaceful environment and brings harmony to conflicts. It helps to lighten-up our life and introduce fun and play. It enables one to remain calm and appreciate the present moment. It is also a stone of time travel.
- Garnet – (Root Chakra) – Stone of Health – Garnet removes negativity of all forms from our body and chakras and transmutes the energy to a beneficial state. It helps with emotional, spiritual and physical regeneration – helps everything become fresh and new. Garnet assists with purification, cleansing, and detoxification. Garnet also increases love, devotion, warmth and understanding in relationships.
- Hematite – (Root Chakra) – Stone of the Mind – It helps one to “sort things out” in one’s mind, and can be used for mental attunement, memory enhancement, original thinking, and technical knowledge. It helps one realize that the only limits we have are the ones we put on ourselves – the sky is the limit. Hematite dissolves negative energy and transforms it to the purity of Universal Love.
- Magnetite – (Root Chakra) – (Zodiac of Aquarius) – Stone of Recovery – This stone is very grounding and connects us deeply to the energy of the Earth. It helps to recover from grief, fear, anger and attachments. It temporarily balances the chakras, aura, and emotions to relieve stress on the body and ease healing. The magnetism of this stone attracts our desires in life.
- Blue Obsidian – (Throat Chakra) – (Zodiac of Aquarius) – Stone of Communication – This stone helps with all forms of communication. Helps us organize thoughts, communicate ideas, speak in public, and to learn new languages. Also useful with divination tools and for astral travel. Protective during physical travel and enhances sense of direction.
- Schalenblende – (Solar Plexus Chakra) – (Zodiac of Aquarius) – Stone of Resilience – Is grounding and very protective. It helps to regenerate energy and physical strength. It helps us absorb energy from the Earth to improve endurance. Supports us when we feel like we have almost exhausted our personal resources and can’t handle any more. Encourages productive communication between people in conflict.
- Shattuckite – (Throat & Third Eye Chakra) – (Zodiac of Aquarius) – Stone of Metaphysical Abilities – Shattuckite is a high vibration stone that also raises our own vibration. It helps to trigger psychic visions and be able to communicate what is learned. It helps to open one up to channeling and keep the body safe from possession. It awakens many other psychic abilities including divination, telepathy, and dream visions.
- Silver – attracts and retains the qualities emitted by the stones; therefore, it enhancing the healing and therapeutic effects of the jewelry. It is known to enhance the powers of the moon, particularly during the full and new moons. As the metal is reflective, as the moon reflects the light of the sun, so does silver reflect negativity from the wearer, thus guarding against negative energy. Silver is also said to enhance psychic and intuitive abilities.
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Additional Gemstones for Aquarius:
Ocean Spray Agate, Achroite (Clear Tourmaline), Antimony, Barite, Bertrandite, Bismuth, Boji Stone, Cavansite, Calcanthite, Columbite, Blue Coral, Horn Coral, Emmonsite, Epididymite, Feldspar, Fuchsite, Fergusonite, Graphite, Holtite, Levynite, Magnesioferrite, Marialite, Mica, Mochi Balls, Norbergite, Proustite, Siderite, Stannite, Tennantite, Ullmanite, Uvarovite, Wavellite
Source: “Love is in the Earth: A Kaliedoscope of Crystals,” by Melody.