Healing Properties of Amazonite
Spiritual: Amazonite is a stone of courage and shatters the lies of “victim mentality.” It empowers us to be the master of our own fate and reminds us that we have the power to do great things. It helps us to heal from past pain and to use it as fuel to move us forward into a healthier and happier future. Amazonite reminds us of who we truly are and helps us to move beyond our fears of judgement or failure. It encourages us to cultivate balance and to ask ourselves if our thoughts and actions are in alignment with our true values. If they are out-of-alignment, Amazonite helps us to make appropriate changes so that we live in a way that matches our noble spirit. Amazonite is an amazing stone for feminists and celebrates the feminine aspects of courage, strength and power. With its emphasis on balance, Amazonite urges us to fight for equality in rights and opportunities. Amazonite strengthens the aura and protects us from EMF radiation, particularly cellphones and televisions. It is attuned to the Heart and Throat Chakras and linked to the astrological sign of Virgo. It is connected to the element of Water and vibrates to the number 5.
Emotional: Amazonite balances out mood extremes, so that we can spend most of our time feeling good. It encourages us to trust that “all will be well” and helps us find our way to inner and outer harmony. It is particularly good for helping us to create and maintain healthy boundaries. This usually means boundaries with other people, but it can also be used for work-life boundaries. Amazonite enhances all forms of communication, but is particularly good for encouraging timid people to speak up boldly. It encourages assertive behavior and inspires us to take on leadership roles. Amazonite helps us to trust our own opinions and to have confidence in our own competence. If other people don’t like us or agree with us, Amazonite reminds us to not worry too much about our reputation amongst the small-minded. But if there is discord between ourselves and someone we respect and admire, Amazonite encourages us to set our ego aside and consider the matter honestly. If we are in the wrong, Amazonite pushes us to acknowledge it and make proper amends.
Mental: Amazonite empowers us to make our dreams a reality and magnifies our intentions when they are spoken aloud. It helps us to know what we want out of life and to have the courage to do whatever it takes. Amazonite reminds us that having peaceful and supportive relationships generally makes it easier to achieve our goals. As such, it pushes us to swiftly resolve problems when they come up. Amazonite speeds up the intellectual process of working through emotional or interpersonal issues. It helps us to find the words to describe our feelings and instincts, and it unites our logic with our intuition. When we feel upset, Amazonite helps us to set the emotions aside and focus on problem-solving, rather than insisting that we are right or trying to prove we have been wronged. This doesn’t mean that those facts or emotions don’t matter or shouldn’t be taken into account; but rather that it usually to our own benefit if the emotional intensity is taken down a notch. Amazonite helps us to find reasonable and balanced solutions so that we have the best chance of a happy and peaceful life.
Physical: Amazonite is recommended for anyone feeling physically tense and emotionally overwhelmed. It has a calm and empowering energy that can help us to relax and is especially effective during intense or traumatic situations. Amazonite is a powerful talisman for women enduring the agony of childbirth. It helps women step into their Mother Goddess and Warrior Women power, to survive the pain and bring forth new life. Amazonite is also a comforting talisman when grief threatens to completely overwhelm us and we feel our own body shutting down in exhaustion and pain. In these moments, Amazonite can helps us to breath through the agony and to focus on taking care of our immediate physical needs, moment by moment, day after day, enduring the unendurable, until gradually we emotionally find our way back to peace. Amazonite is also recommended as a talisman for breast health, thyroid conditions and problems with the adrenal glands, especially if the issues are caused by excessive stress.
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