Birthstones

Gemstone Meanings and Properties

Gemstones are sometimes referred to as "Nature's Medicine Cabinet" because they are useful for so many healing applications. Here are the most commonly used gemstones and their metaphysical aspects, healing properties, and spiritual meaning.
Agate Meaning

Grounding, Nourishment, Stability

Amber Meaning

Warmth, Wellbeing, Nurturing

Amethyst Meaning

Protection, Cleansing, Intuition

Azurite Meaning

Vision, Insight, Learning

Calcite Meaning

Cleansing, Nurturing, Healing

Citrine Meaning

Imagination, Clarity, Manifestation

Diamond Meaning

Initiation, Purpose, Clarity

Emerald Meaning

Love, Compassion, Abundance

Garnet Meaning

Manifesting, Self-worth, Healing

Hematite Meaning

Grounding, Clarity, Manifestation

Iolite Meaning

Intuition, Vision, Integration

Jade Meaning

Abundance, Nature Energy, Wellbeing

Jasper Meaning

Grounding, Earth Energy

Kyanite Meaning

Psychic Abilities, Communication, Lucid Dreaming

Larimar Meaning

Peace, Relaxation, Communication

Malachite Meaning

Protection, Leadership, Confidence

Obsidian Meaning

Protection, Purification, Grounding

Onyx Meaning

Focus, Discipline, Self-Mastery

Opal Meaning

Releasing Attachments, Emotional Amplification

Pearl Meaning

Self-care, Nurturing, Emotional Healing

Peridot Meaning

Positivity, Abundance, Creation

Quartz Meaning

Manifesting, Amplifying Other Stones

Rhodonite Meaning

Purpose, Generosity, Contribution

Ruby Meaning

Life Force, Courage, Passion

Sapphire Meaning

Focus, Discipline, Inner Vision

Tanzanite Meaning

Integrating Heart And Mind, Wholeness

Topaz Meaning

Manifesting, Clarity, Magnification

Unakite Meaning

Releasing Toxicity, Healing The Body, Perseverance

Zircon Meaning

Grounding, Making Ideas Real

Disclaimer: Gemstone Energy Medicine and Gemstone Meanings listed here are not a substitute for medical care. If you have a physical or mental illness, please see a doctor or mental health professional.
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