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Crystal/Mineral Associations

Crystals and stones have been used in magick, energy work, and healing for centuries.  Crystals are great conductors and amplifiers of energy. Each has it’s own unique energy and associations.

Below you will find some common crystals and stones, listed with their properties and correspondences. These are all items I have and use often. This is in no way a complete list and as I personally use new items, I will add them.

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“Master Healer”
It is often said that the clear quartz crystal is the most powerful with it’s universal properties and ability to amplify any energy or intention.
It absorbs, stores, releases and regulates energy while amplifying and directing any energy put into it.
Enhances psychic abilities, aids in concentration and unlocks memory.

Repels negative energy of all kinds, neutralizing background radiation, including electromagnetic smog or petrochemical emanations.

Chakras Crown Chakra/Universal
Birthstone – April
Zodiac Universal
Planet – Sun
Element Universal
Vibration – Number 4
Typical colors Pure Quartz is colorless or white
Sabbat – Yule
Note: Can cleanse and recharge other crystals.

Used in frequency controls and electronic circuits, quartz can be found in cell phones, television receivers, computers and more.
A great crystal for beginners and novices alike.

Hardness of 7.
Real crystal will scratch glass without damage to the crystal

“Love Magnet”
The rose quartz is the crystal of love, compassion, friendship and romance.
Aids in emotional healing and moving forward, Healing of past trauma.
Restores trust and harmony in relationships, including the relationship with yourself.

Chakras Heart Chakra
Zodiac – Taurus, Libra
Planet – Venus
Element – Earth, Water
Typical colors rose pink
Vibration – Number 7
Sabbat – Ostara, Beltane

Note: Sunlight may make it fade

Soothes emotions by helping to balance the Heart Chakra. A stone of unconditional love, Rose Quartz helps enhance our potential for kindness, compassion, and understanding. A beautiful crystal with gentle energy.


Chakras – Third Eye / Root Chakra
Zodiac – Capricorn
Element – Air/Water
Vibration – Number 4
Planet -Pluto

Combination of Black Tourmaline and Quartz combined.
Often seen as a symbol of unity and is an effective problem solver. It eliminates crystallized patterns which are, or may have been, destructive in ones own life and releases tensions at any level. Its liberating power against negative energy can be used to assist us to actualize the strength needed to alleviate negative or hostile relationships and situations. Tourmaline Quartz balances yin / yang energies. It harmonizes disparate and opposite elements and polarities, and turns negative thoughts and energies into positive ones.

Psychologically, it helps to integrate and heal the shadow energies, alleviating self-sabotage. It harmonizes the meridians, the subtle bodies, and the chakras.

A calming crystal for spiritual protection and purification.
It acts as a barrier against lower energies, psychic attack, geopathic stress and unhealthy environments.
A natural tranquilizer, it relieves stress and strain, soothes irritability, balances mood swings, dispels anger, rage, fear and anxiety. Alleviates sadness and grief, and dissolves negativity.

Chakras – Third Eye Chakra, Crown Chakra
Birthstone – February
Zodiac – Virgo, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius, Pisces
Planet – Jupiter
Element – Air, Water
Vibration – Number 3
Typical colors – light slightly-pinkish violet to a deep grape purple
Sabbat – Mabon, Imbolic, Ostara
Note: Sunlight may make it fade

One of my favorite crystals, itis believed to be a “talisman of success”, and to help in creative endeavors, as it clears and focuses the mind. Amethyst have the ability to release mental, physical, and spiritual blockages

A powerful crystal that cleanses and detoxifies, great for grounding and balancing.
works to release negative emotions like jealousy, fear, and anger.
Smoky Quartz is excellent for soothing pain, both emotional and physical.

Chakras – Base Chakra, Solar Plexus Chakra
Zodiac – Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn
Element – Earth/Air
Vibration – Numbers 2 & 8
Typical colors – Brown to grey
Planet– Saturn
Sabbat – Samhain
Note: Sunlight may make it fade

Promotes positive thoughts and action. Dispels nightmares and manifests your dreams. Smokey Quartz aids concentration and assists in communication difficulties.

“Light Maker” / “Merchant or Success Stone”
Emotionally balancing, and does not need cleaning as it is not affected by negative energy.
Increasing your personal power and self-confidence, Citrine energizes every level of life.
Increases focus and helps broaden the mind and spark the intellect.
Attracts wealth and abundance.

Chakras – Sacral Chakra, Solar Plexus Chakra, Crown Chakra
Birthstone – November
Zodiac – Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra
Planet – Jupiter, Mercury
Element – Air
Vibration – Number 6
Typical colorsyellow to yellowish brown or smokey grey-brown
Sabbat: Mabon, Lammas.
Note: Sunlight may make it fade

Citrine promotes motivation, activates creativity and encourages self-expression. Enhances concentration and revitalises the mind. It releases negative traits, depression, fears and phobias.

Cleansing, Light, Protection
Selenite is a calming stone that instills deep peace and is excellent for meditation or spiritual work.
Assists judgement and insight. It clears confusion and aids in seeing the deeper picture.
Supports flexibility and gives one strength and clarity when making decisions

Chakras Crown Chakra
Zodiac – Taurus
Vibration – Number 8

Typical colorsWhite, Grey, Green, Orange, Brown
Note: Dissolves in water. Self Cleansing and Self ChargingCan cleanse and charge other crystals.

Selenite is also a protective stone that helps to dispel negative energies and dark moods, remove energy blocks and promote the free flow of positive energy.
promotes purity and honesty

Protection, Security, Stress Relief
Black Tourmaline will cleanse, purify, and transform dense energy into a lighter vibration.
Enhances ones physical well being by providing an increase in physical vitality, emotional stability, and intellectual acuity.

Chakras – Base Chakra
Birthstone – October

Zodiac – Capricorn, Leo
Element – Earth
Planet – Venus, Saturn

Vibration – Numbers 3 and 4

The Black Tourmaline crystal stone is also one of the most powerful minerals for absorbing electromagnetic radiation, which makes it excellent for placing near computers and other electronics.

“Singing Stone”
Boosts confidence and self expression. A stabilizing stone, Carnelian restores vitality and motivation, and stimulates creativity.
Inspires courage without aggression.
helps in shielding and may be used as a ward against enchantments and mind-reading psychic attacks, releases blockages.

Chakras – Base Chakra, Sacral Chakra
Birthstones – July
Zodiac – Taurus, Cancer, Leo, Virgo
Planet – Mars, Sun
Element – Fire
Sabbat – Samhain
Vibrations – Numbers 1 & 3
Typical colors – Clear-to-translucent red brown which may vary from a pale orange to pink, or from grey to an intense almost black.
Sabbat – Lammas, Samhain

A stone of motivation and endurance, leadership and courage ,Carnelian improves analytic abilities and clarifies perception. It sharpens concentration and dispels mental lethargy. Protects against envy, rage and resentment. Calms anger, banishes emotional negativity and replaces it with a love of life. Carnelian boosts fertility and stimulates sexuality.

Chakras – Throat Chakra, Heart Chakra
Zodiac – Taurus, Gemini, Virgo
Element – Water
Vibration – Number 5
Planet – Venus
Typical colorsblue, blue-green, green

The Stone Of: Medicine men and women, musicians, and shamans. Chrysocolla calms, cleanses and re-energises all the chakras. It draws out guilt, heals heartache and increases the capacity to love. Improves communication and opens psychic vision. Encourages self-awareness and inner balance. Imparts confidence and sensitivity. Chrysocolla enhances personal power and inspires creativity.

A gentle energy, Its main role is to soothe, calm and inspire. It has the ability to bring harmony, increase wisdom and guide you toward discretion. It promotes level headedness, encouraging clarity of thought and a neutral, calm attitude during turbulence.

Chakras – Third Eye Chakra, Solar Plexus Chakra
Birthstone – June
Zodiac – Cancer, Libra, Scorpio
Planet – Moon
Element – Water
Vibration – Number 4
Typical colors cream, yellow, blue, grey, peach/pink

A nourishing, sensual, deeply feminine energy that knows how to heal and bring you back to wholeness. It is the stone of the mother moon, deep healing waters, and sacred feminine energies

A stone for “new beginnings”, Moonstone is a stone of inner growth and strength. It soothes emotional instability and stress, and stabilizes the emotions, providing calmness. Moonstone enhances intuition, promotes inspiration, success and good fortune in love and business matters.

A powerful healing stone. It heightens intuition and increases creativity.
grounding and protecting. Bloodstone draws off negative environmental energy, helping to overcome influences such as geopathic or electromagnetic stress. It stimulates dreaming and is a powerful to revitalize.
Reduces irritability, aggressiveness and impatience.

Chakras – Base Chakra
Birthstone – March
Zodiac – Aries, Libra, Pisces
Planet – Mars
Element – Earth
Vibration – Numbers 4 and 6
Typical colors – Dark green / greenish-blue with small red blood-like spots
Sabbat – Yule

Linked to the crucifixion of Christ. The legend holds the belief that the blood from His wounds dripped on the dark green earth, which turned it to stone.
Draw money or increase wealth, calm fears and anger and ensure victory in legal matters.

“stone of successful love”.
Emarald is harmonizing and fosters domestic bliss and loyalty. Enhances unity and unconditional love, partnership and promotes friendship.
Eliminates negativity and directs one to positive action.
Enhances psychic abilities, opens clairvoyance, and stimulates the use of greater mental capacity

Chakras – Heart Chakra
Birthstone – May
Zodiac – Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Libra
Planet – Mercury
Element – Water, Earth
Vibration – Number 4

Typical colors – Green
Sabbat – Yule, Beltane, Litha

Emerald is a wisdom stone, promoting discernment, truth, and aiding eloquent expression and clear communication.
Emerald assists in inciting activity and focus in ones actions. It strengthens memory and imparts clarity of thought

Chakras Throat Chakra 
Zodiac Pisces 
Planet – Neptune
Element – Water, Air
Vibration – Number 5
Typical colors pale blue, banded

Combination of Agate and Chalcedony
One of my favorite stones. I love the colors and they put off such a water/soothing energy.

Cooling and calming stone, endowing us with a sense of peace and tranquility. A powerful throat healer, it assists with verbal expression of thoughts and feelings. Blue Lace Agate is a great nurturing and supportive stone, neutralising anger, infection, inflammation and fever.

Promotes vigor, steadfastness and stamina, Onyx can be used to improve focus, discipline, self-confidence, and attention to detail necessary to bring a complicated and arduous task to completion.
Helps recover from extreme stress and grief.

Chakra Root Chakra
– Gemini, Leo

Element – Earth
Vibration – Number 6

Typical colorsBlack, grey, white, blue, brown, yellow, red, green
Sabbat – Imbolic, Samhain

Good for breaking bad habits and addictions and establishing new habits.
Enhances self-control and stimulates the power of wise decision-making.
Encourages happiness and good fortune.

Cleanses and stabilizes the aura. It absorbs and neutralizes negative energy and stress
excellent learning aid, Fluorite increases our powers of concentration, self-confidence and helps us in decision-making. It encourages positivity, balances the energies, and improves balance and coordination, both physically and mentally.
Enhances creativity.

Chakras – Heart Chakra, Throat Chakra, Third Eye Chakra
Zodiac – Capricorn, Pisces
Element – Air, Water
Vibration – 2, depends on color
Typical colors – Colorless, white, purple, blue, blue-green, green, yellow, brownish-yellow, pink or red.
Note: Sunlight may make it fade

Blue- throat
Green- heart
Purple- third eye, vibration master number 77
Yellow- solar plexus, vibration 9

Wealth, Success, Wisdom
Jade is a symbol of serenity and purity. It signifies wisdom gathered in tranquility. It increases love and nurturing. A protective stone, Jade keeps the wearer from harm and brings harmony.
Stimulates ideas, ambition, and tasks seem less complicated and/or mundane. Great tool for sleep enhancement and for dream activity

Chakras – Heart Chakra
Zodiac – Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Libra
Element – Earth
Vibration – Number 11

Typical colorsCreamy white, pale green to emerald green, blue, lavender-mauve and pink.
Sabbat – Litha

Jade attracts abundance, good luck, harmonious relationships and supportive friendships into one’s life. Jade encourages one to live their life fully and to spend time doing what you love with who you love.
Green Jade is known to assist your creativity, offering new and innovative ideas.

Self Reflection, Protection, Growth
A strongly protective stone, it forms a shield against negativity. It blocks psychic attack and absorbs negative energies from the environment. Obsidian draws out mental stress and tension.
Helps identify your dark side so that its healing properties can clear it away from your psyche.
brings clarity to the mind, confidence and ease while anchoring the spirit into the body and stimulating growth on all levels.

Chakras – Base Chakra
Zodiac – Scorpio, Sagittarius
Element – Earth/Fire
Vibration – Number 1
Typical colorsBlack, silvery or brown
Sabbat – Lammas, Samhain

Obsidian has no boundaries or limitations, as a result works extremely fast and with great power. Obsidian is truth-enhancing, merciless in exposing flaws, weaknesses and blockages – nothing can be hidden.
Dissolves emotional blockages and ancient traumas. Promotes qualities of compassion and strength.

Inspirations, Perspective, Good Luck, Balance, Grounding, Clarity
Helpful in overcoming issues of self-worth, negative attitudes, and may alleviate feelings of depression and balance out mood swings.
Useful for healing psychosomatic illnesses, dispelling fear and anxiety
Imbues us with willpower, purpose, courage and self-confidence, and releases tension.

Chakras – Sacral Chakra, Solar Plexus Chakra
Zodiac – Capricorn
Planet – Sun
Element – Fire, Earth
Vibration – Number 4
Typical colors golden-brown, blue, red
Sabbat – Midsummer, Litha

Blue- Throat Chakra, Air Element
Red- Root Chakra, Fire Element

Chakras – Throat Chakra, Third Eye Chakra
Birthstone – September
Zodiac – Taurus, Virgo, Libra, Sagittarius
Element – Water, Air
Vibration – Number 3
coloursdeep blue flecked with gold (Pyrite)
Sabbat: Midsummer or Litha
Planet: Venus

Lapis can be used to attract spiritual love and infuse fidelity in a relationship. It is also used to strengthen psychic awareness and intuition.

Lapis helps to disconnect the conscious and subconscious mind and boosts intuition. Lapis lazuli is a very protective stone.

Lapis Lazuli quickly releases stress, bringing deep peace. It brings harmony and deep inner self-knowledge. Encourages self-awareness, allows self-expression and reveals inner truth, providing qualities of honesty, compassion and morality to the personality. Stimulates objectivity, clarity and encourages creativity. Lapis Lazuli assists to confront and speak one’s truth and inspires confidence.

AKA: Green/rainforest Rhyolite
Chakra: Root, Heart
Element: Earth
Zodiac: Aquarius
Vibration: 4

It is a helpful stone to connect with Mother Gaia and the energy of the natural world, and may be used in earth healing rituals. It will aid you to make a stronger connection to the great forests and green areas of the planet, as Rainforest Jasper encourages you to have a deeper, more heart based love for the earth.

Its energy strengthens the physical body and calms the emotions. It also has the ability to restore ones faith, creating a vibration of love and peace. A balancing stone, Rainforest Rhyolite is recommended for help with issues of self-esteem and emotional strength. Rainforest Rhyolite aids in finding your expression in the wake of problems and anxieties. Rainforest Rhyolite helps to stimulate insight into solutions and alternatives.

Chakras – Throat Chakra, Third Eye Chakra, Crown Chakra
Zodiac – Leo, Scorpio, Sagittarius
Planet – Uranus
Element – Water
Vibration – Numbers 6 and 7
colors – Pale green, blue, colourless, grey-white: with iridescent blue or gold flashes

A stone of transformation, Labradorite is a useful companion through change, imparting strength and perseverance. It balances and protects the aura, raises consciousness and grounds spiritual energies. Excellent for strengthening intuition – promoting psychic abilities. Powerful in revealing the truth behind illusions, Labradorite banishes fears and insecurities, and strengthens faith in the self and trust in the universe. It stimulates the imagination and calms an overactive mind, developing enthusiasm and new ideas.

Chakras – Solar Plexus Chakra, Heart Chakra
Birthstone – August
Zodiac – Gemini, Leo, Virgo, Scorpio, Sagittarius
Planet – Mercury
Element – Earth
colors – Olive green, bottle green, yellowish-green

Peridot is a powerful cleanser. It releases and neutralises toxins on all levels. Alleviates jealousy, resentment, spite, bitterness, irritation, hatred and greed. Reduces stress, anger and guilt. Peridot opens our hearts to joy and new relationships. It enhances confidence and assertion, motivating growth and change. Sharpens and opens the mind to new levels of awareness. Banishes lethargy, apathy and exhaustion. Peridot enables you to take responsibility for your own life.

Chakras – Heart Chakra, Throat Chakra
Zodiac – Virgo
Planet – Uranus
Element – Earth, Water
Vibration – Number 5
Colors – Green with cream veins.

Amazonite is a soothing stone. It calms the brain and nervous system and aids in maintaining optimum health. Balances the masculine and feminine energies. Amazonite helps you to see both sides of a problem or different points of view. It soothes emotional trauma, alleviating worry and fear. Dispels negative energy, aggravation and blockages within the nervous system. Amazonite assists in manifesting universal love. It protects against electromagnetic pollution and absorbs microwaves.

Zodiac – Gemini
Chakras: Thrid Eye, Crown
Element – Air
Vibration – Number 2
colourscream or white, with fine grey or black veins in a web-like pattern
Planet: Moon
Sabbat: Samhain

A calming stone, Howlite calms communication, facilitates awareness and encourages emotional expression. It teaches patience and helps to eliminate rage, pain and stress.

In general, Howlite aids in dispelling anger, resentfulness, selfishness, and allows one to look inside the for answers. It also aids in communicating the negative emotions with a clearer emotional expression, which will always result in calmer ‘confrontations’.

Helps with insomnia and dream recall

Chakras – dependent on color
Zodiac – Aries, Leo
Element – Earth, Air
Vibration – Number 3
Colors – Green, but may also be orange, brown, yellow, blue or grey

Aventurine is a stone of prosperity. It reinforces leadership qualities and decisiveness. Promotes compassion and empathy. Encourages perseverance. Aventurine relieves stammers and severe neuroses. It stabilises one’s state of mind, stimulates perception and enhances creativity. Aids in seeing alternatives and possibilities. Calms anger and irritation. Promotes feelings of well-being. Aventurine balances male-female energy. It encourages regeneration of the heart. Protects against environmental pollution.

helps to create balance and offers a foundation from which to launch new goals or undertake a different path. Petrified wood is also a wonderful grounding stone. It helps to calm scattered energies.
Timeless energy

Chakras: Root and Sacral Chakras
Zodiac: Leo
Element: Earth

Petrified Wood assists in setting a pace and staying with that pace all day long. It is useful for bringing patience to those in a process of slow inner transformation, and for bringing that change to fruition.

Great conductor of energy with the power to amplify thoughts when sending and receiving psychic communications.
Increase energy and mental agility.
Copper can conduct electrical impulses and magnify the energy transfer, from the healer or from minerals, to the subject of the healing.
Copper can combat lethargy, passivity, restlessness, excitability, and non-acceptance of oneself. It stimulates initiative, optimism, diplomacy, and independence.

Chakra: crown, heart, solar-plexus
Element: water
Zodiac: Taurus
Planet: Venus;
Sabbat: Midsummer or Litha;

Associated with currency and financial well being.
Copper used in wands will help enhance and direct the energy that flows through the wands. You can enhance the energy of any magical stone by setting it in copper

“Master Healer”
Aids in purification of all forms, for added vitality, in combating depression

planet: The Sun
zodiac :  Leo
gender: masculine

Related to the sun and the God aspect, gold confers strength, leadership, power, authority, and victory to the bearer. Gold is known to attract wealth, success and power, so much so that it also comes with a warning against greed.

gold is known as a symbol of power and dominance

“Master Conductor
Typically associated with The Goddess, moon magic, intuition, wisdom, and psychic sensitivity.
representative of truth and trust

planet: The moon
zodiac : Cancer, Aquarius
gender: feminine

It is said that silver can reflect negative energy and help prevent psychic attack.

 Be sure to cleanse/charge your crystals and minerals occasionally when needed. Take note of which crystals don’t like water and which ones may fade in sunlight.  Sunlight is a great cleanser/charger but limiting the amount of direct exposure for certain crystals is crucial to keep their beautiful colors and integrity intact.

Thank you to Charms Of Light for a lot of the information here. If there is a crystal I don’t have listed here, check out their lists.

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