Amazonite is known as both a Stone of Courage and a Stone of Truth. It promotes harmony by encouraging you to search within yourself for your own values and integrity, and to use those values to live in alignment with other people. It is a stone of open-mindedness and a source of confidence, communication, creativity and peace.
Amazonite is a wonderful emotional healer. It soothes trauma and calms the mind, directing anger and irritability into more positive action.
If you are getting over a disappointment, Amazonite helps increase the confidence in your own abilities and in other people. It inspires positive self-love and self-esteem, especially in women, and can help overcome loneliness. Amazonite has been credited with making married life happier.
If a challenging and stressful situation lies ahead of you, such as the need to make a difficult decision or give a challenging public speech, Amazonite is one of the best crystals you can have by your side.
Amazonite is a strong stone for communication, and is particularly helpful if you sometimes find it difficult to tell the truth. Amazonite helps you communicate your thoughts in an objective, unemotional way, and to set clear boundaries, both for yourself and for other people. It is thought to enhance intuition, psychic powers, and psychic ability.
Used in the workplace, Amazonite helps you to see opportunities that present themselves. It helps protect against unfair business practices and may attract new customers and orders to the business.
Try hiding a piece of Amazonite in a child’s or teen’s bedroom to encourage tidiness, and keep a dish of Amazonite on the kitchen table to persuade others to assist more with chores.
Amazonite is an empowering stone, helping to manifest our dreams and intentions. Because it works through the Throat Chakra, these intentions must be spoken aloud.
If you are doing energy work, including meridian tapping (EFT), wear a piece of jewelry made from this stone to give you the added energy of its vibrations.
Amazonite helps to maintain good general health. It aids in healing after illness and relieves muscle spasms. It helps to balance metabolism, calm nerves, protect from heart problems, helps the liver and thyroid, and leads us into a deep and relaxing sleep.
Amazonite may also be used to prevent hair loss, and in repairing brittle hair and nails.*
Amazonite’s elemental energy is Water, which is traditionally associated with the north area of a home or room. It is associated with the career and life path area. Its flowing energy will assure a balance of energy as your life unfolds and flows.
Amazonite should be cleansed twice a month by holding the stone for several minutes under lukewarm running water. It should then be charged for a couple of hours.
*Note: The properties of healing stones should not be considered as healthcare information.