Chakra Stones

The premise of working with chakra stones or crystals is that each stone has the purpose of magnifying or balancing the energy center you’re focusing on. In order to choose a healing crystal, you have to look at several stone attributes, including its energetic quality, color, and the intuitive or personal resonance you have with it.

List of chakra stones:

Each chakra is typically associated with one or several stones. Here’s a list to help you chose your healing crystal depending on the energy center you’re focusing on.

Root chakra stones: Bloodstone, Tiger’s Eye, Hematite, Fire Agate, Black Tourmaline
Sacral chakra stones: Citrine, Carnelian, Moonstone, Coral
Solar Plexus chakra stones: Malachite, Calcite, Citrine, Topaz
Heart chakra stones: Rose Quartz, Jade, Green Calcite, Green Tourmaline
Throat chakra stones: Lapis Lazuli, Turquoise, Aquamarine
Third eye chakra stones: Amethyst, Purple Fluorite, Black Obsidian
Crown chakra stones: Selenite, Clear Quartz, Amethyst, Diamond

Healing Properties of Stones

Here’s a short list of the main chakra stones listed in alphabetical order and their healing properties.

  • Agate (Fire Agate)
    Aligns the etheric body with the physical body
    Assists in staying grounded
    Intensifies passion and emotions
    Stimulates the root chakra
    Helpful for conditions of the bowels and sexual organs
  • Amethyst
    Facilitates meditation
    Helps communication with ones guides and angles
    Helps to understand the root cause of ones imbalance or disease
    Helps reveal self destructive patterns of the ego
    Used to heal addictive behavior patterns
    Helps with clarity of mind
  • Citrine
    Enhances creativity
    Increases clarity of thought
    Magnifies power of will and manifestation
    Enables one to open to the energy of the divine
    Assists in overcoming difficulty and adversity
    Enhances physical stamina and energy
    Supports endocrine system and proper metabolism
  • Carnelian
    Builds confidence, courage, passion and power
    Assists in taking action
    Helps to overcome fear of taking action
    Helps to detoxify and purify the body from bad habits such as alcohol or drugs
  • Calcite (Orange Calcite)
    Brings solar energy to ones body and energy field
    Helps with shyness or social phobias
    Can assist in overcoming depression
    Good for the endocrine system and hormonal balance
  • Diamond
    Access to divine energies
    Facilitates connection with higher domains
    Promotes truth and vision
    Used to clear energy fields
    Can help remove density in the emotional body
    Used as support stone for other minerals
  • Fluorite
    Clears confusion and cluttered thoughts
    Assists in thinking clearly
    Brings structure and focus to incoherent energies
    Can remedy confusion, instability and dishonesty
    Balances brain chemistry
    Helpful with dizziness and vertigo
    Strengthens bones and teeth
  • Jade
    Harmonizes and balances the heart chakra
    Aids in emotional and physical well being
    Attracts abundance and prosperity
    Strengthens energy systems
  • Lapis Lazuli
    Helps to discover ones inner divine nature
    Activates psychic centers at the third eye
    Clears energy systems of the body
    Assists in connecting with the gods
    Invokes divine inspiration
  • Moonstone
    Used in meditation and past life regression
    Enhances intuition
    Initiates kundalini energy
    Promotes clairvoyance
    Evokes patience and appropriate action
    Helps sort ones emotions
    Can attune one to the moons energy
    Helps stabilize female cycles
  • Obsidian (Black Obsidian)
    Eliminates ones negative energies
    Cleanses the auric field
    Good for grounding
    Cleanses negative emotional patterns
    Removes blockages in the meridian system
  • Quartz (Clear Quartz)
    Amplifies energy
    Has memory and is programmable
    Brings heightened spiritual awareness
    Opens chakras
    Expands consciousness
    Used to communicate with guides
    Encourages clarity
    Amplifies psychic abilities
    Stimulates the nervous system
    Growth of hair and fingernails
  • Quartz (Rose Quartz)
    Heals the heart
    Reawakens trust
    Releases tension and stress
    Dispels fear and suspicion
    Calms the mind
    Assists in releasing worry, fear, anxiety and past emotional trauma
    Helps balance physical heart
  • Selenite
    Opens and activates the third eye, crown chakra and Soul Star
    Cleanses the auric field
    Clears congested energies
    Lifts awareness to higher planes
    Compels one to move forward in life
    Helps remove stagnation
  • Tiger’s Eye
    Stimulates root, sex & solar plexus chakras
    Assists in taking effective action
    Activates the intellect and sharpens logic
    Energizes the body
    Teaches balance between polarities
    Supports general vitality
    Strengthens the endocrine system
  • Tourmaline (Black Tourmaline)
    Used for psychic protection
    Clears auric field
    Helps regulate the electrical and energetic systems of the body
    Helps disengage from obsessive and compulsive behaviors
    Helps purify the body of toxins
    Supports cleansing of heavy metals
  • Turquoise
    Protection from evil
    Increases wealth
    Stimulates throat chakra
    Helps balance mood and emotions
    Heightens emotional intelligence
    Promotes self-forgiveness, self-acceptance, and release of regrets
    Helps oxygenate the blood
    Increases prana

In the next article will discuss about the gemstones’s properties and how to choose the right one.