This semi-opaque blue-green variety of feldspar is named after the Amazon River. Amazonite balances feminine and masculine energy. It promotes kindness and practicality. It is an excellent stone for artists and for men. ncient, Amazonite beckons in captivating shades of turquoise-green, promising to soothe the spirit and calm the soul. Its energy is as powerful as the river for which it is named, and as bold as the legendary women warriors with whom it is connected, yet it tempers aggression, tames the irrational, and stills the disquiet. It provides harmony and balance.
Called the Stone of Courage and the Stone of Truth, Amazonite empowers one to search the self and discover one’s own truths and integrity, and to move beyond fear of judgment or confrontation with others to live in alignment with those beliefs and values. It provides the freedom to express one’s thoughts and feelings, and to set strong and clear boundaries, both internally as self-discipline, and externally on what one is willing to experience or in defining personal space.
As a powerful talisman of healing and prosperity, Amazonite has been used in jewelry and cut into beads since the time of the early Mesopotamian cultures. Well-known in India, Egypt, Sudan and Mesopotamia, it was a popular amulet stone and was once used as decorative material for building facades. It was carved and cut into tablets for the Egyptian funerary text, Book of the Dead, and an Amazonite scarab ring was found among Tutankhamen’s treasures. It was believed to be the third stone in the breastplate of the Jewish High Priest.
Amazonite creates a feeling of power. It inspires truth, sincerity, honor, self love, communication, eloquence, integrity, trust, clairvoyance, clarity, prophecy and openness.
Amazonite assists in communicating one’s true thoughts and feelings without over-emotionalism. It also enables one to see a problem from another’s point of view in order to affect peace, or to see both sides of an issue objectively to resolve one’s own inner conflicts. Sleeping with an Amazonite can bring these components into focus through the symbolism of dreams.
Helps one to analyze and sort out information and combine this process with intuitive wisdom. It helps you to manifest and retain the pure energy of Universal Love.
Amazonite will assist you in developing a more trusting relationship with Spirit. The stone helps you to trust your intuitions more, instead of rationalizing them away.
Reduces self-damaging behavior, and leads one away from the self-destructive behavior that sometimes surfaces when we experience disappointments. Eliminates irritation and aggravation.
- This stone improves confidence, both directed towards oneself and towards others.
- Restores spiritual faith, gives stamina, faith and compassion.
- Amazonite gives you strength in making tough decisions
- Helps develop your own personal truth, and gives courage to follow your convictions.
- Dispels negative energy; is soothing and calming;
- Dissolves sadness and grief;
- Improves self-expression. It’s a great stone for writers and other creative types that use voice or hands for a living.
- Enhances communications concerning love
Amazonite helps balance the emotions and gives physical stamina.
It will rejuvenate your Heart Chakra & also works well with the Throat Chakra
If you have a challenging situation to face or a long-overdue speaking of your truth, a difficult request to make, a public-speaking engagement, Amazonite is one of the most beneficial stones to wear or carry.
Physical – tooth decay & osteoporosis by assisting the body with the absorption of calcium, Balances metabolism, nervous system, liver, throat, thyroid, nerve and brain paths, pinched nerves, spinal difficulties, bursitis. Amazonite is useful in treating sexual disorders, such as lack of desire, impotence, vaginitis, sexual obsession.
Amazonite is also useful in relieving cramps from menstruation, and muscle cramps and spasms. During childbirth it assists with the natural dilation of the birth canal, allowing for an easier delivery
Sources of Amazonite – It comes mainly from United States and Australia.
Energies: Luck, Healing
Vibrates to the numbers 2 and 3