Agate comes in many colors and variations, each with their own specialties and uses. As a whole, this stone group is known to be calming & relaxing to the body. It is said to be
a great balancer & is popular for use in relieving stress & toning down anxious energy. Carry Agate on your travels as it can be a powerful protection stone.
(General associations, will vary by type)
Astrological Sign: Gemini
Herbs & Plants: Fern, Star Anise, Yarrow, Vervain
Element & Planet: Earth, Moon, Mercury
Chakra: Throat, Crown, Base
Care & Cleaning
Cleanse in a steam bath 2-3 times per week and charge in the sunlight for 15 minutes.
History & Lore
In Ancient times Agate was revered as an Amulet or Talisman. In the 1800’s wearers of an Eye Agate were believed to be protected from the Evil Eye by taking on the watchfulness of their guardians. It is said magicians could use Agate to divert a storm. Pliny the Elder believed this stone made a person agreeable and gave them the favor of God.
*Contains one large stone