PROPERTIES: Nurturing, creativity, clearing negativity, adjusting to new situations
Chalcedony is a gentle nurturing stone that fosters generosity and benevolence, removes hostility and enhances group stability. It can be used to assist thought transmission and telepathy. This stone absorbs negative energy and then dissipates it to prevent onwards transmission. If you need to release toxic thoughts, Chalcedony transmutes them into joy and can focus the mind. It brings the mind, body, emotions and spirit into harmony, eases self-doubts and facilitates constructive inward reflection. It absorbs and dissipates negative thoughts, emotions and bad dreams and creates an open and enthusiastic persona.
COLOURS: White, pink, blue, red, grayish
SOURCE: Chalcedony is found worldwide
METHOD OF CLEANING: Running under water, Return to the Earth, Rice, Salt, Smudging, Visualising light, Essences, Sound, Crystal Recharging
METHOD OF RECHARGING: Sunlight, Moonlight, Earth, Essences, Sound, Crystal Cluster
CHAKRAS: Throat, All
HEALING Chalcedony is a powerful cleanser, including open sores. It fosters the maternal instinct and increases lactation, improves mineral assimilation and combats mineral build-up in veins. Chalcedony aids dementia and senility and increases physical energy. It balances body, emotions, mind and spirit and heals the eyes, gall bladder, bones, spleen, blood and circulatory system.
In addition to the above attributes, the following colours and forms have additional properties
BLUE CHALCEDONY is a creative stone which opens the mind to assimilate new ideas, aids acceptance of new situations, imparts mental flexibility and verbal dexterity and improves self-perception. Blue Chalcedony gives a feeling of light-heartedness and the ability to look forward optimistically. It improves memory, enhances listening skills and communication and stimulates the ability to learn new languages. This stone was used in weather magic and for clearing illnesses associated with changes in the weather.
Physically, Blue Chalcedony aids regeneration of mucous membrane and ameliorates dis-ease caused by weather sensitivity or pressure, such as glaucoma. Blue Chalcedony enhances the immune system. It stimulates the flow of lymph and banishes oedema, has an anti-inflammatory effect and lowers temperature and blood pressure. It heals the lungs and clears the respiratory system of the effects of smoking.
DENDRITIC CHALCEDONY promotes clear and precise thought. It encourages living in the present moment and aids in facing up to unpleasant matters This stone is useful when you are under attack as it facilitates calm communication whilst remaining relaxed. Dendritic Chalcedony helps in processing memories and brings joy to life. This stone supports an easy, friendly approach to other people and promotes tolerant interaction without judgement.
Dendritic Chalcedony is a useful stone for chronic illness, for which it should be worn for long periods, and problems associated with smoking, strengthening the immune system. It enhances the assimilation of copper into the body, detoxifies the liver and removes inflammations of the female sexual organs and treats thrush.
Content very kindly written by Judy Hall, Judy Hall is a successful Mind Body Spirit author with over 40 books to her credit including the million selling Crystal Bible (volumes 1, 2 and 3).