Healing with Jasper
Meditation And Spirituality 9/22/10
By: Yona Williams
Jasper is a variety of quartz that is often viewed as the ultimate nurturer of healing crystals. People have used the crystal for support during times of stress, as it is known to promote calm and wholeness. In this article, you will learn about the different kinds of healing power that various colors of jasper possess.
People born under the zodiac signs of Scorpio, Virgo and Leo are believed to get the most out of using jasper. When looking for protection and to absorb negative energy, jasper is a popular choice. Known for balancing yin and yang, jasper is also believed to clear environmental toxins, such as pollution and radiation. Since jasper stimulates the imagination, one may use it to encourage people to turn their ideas into a reality. Jasper is also associated with:
Ã‚Â· Encouraging an individual to become more honest.
Ã‚Â· Instills courage.
Ã‚Â· Keeps the mind sharp and quick.
Ã‚Â· Enhances organizational skills.
Ã‚Â· Possessing energizing qualities.
Depending on the color and form of jasper, you can tap into various powers and results. For the most part, the crystal is linked to healing, health, protection and beauty. While blue is the rarest form of jasper, there are plenty of other colors to consider, including shades of brown, red, orange, yellow, and green. An overview includes:
Used for returning negative energy to someone wishing bad upon you, red jasper is associated with fire. It is also a stone associated with stimulation and known for its powers of protection. If you are interested in wearing worry beads, jasper makes an excellent stone for one, as it also has a reputation for calming the emotions. Some of the health powers of jasper include strengthening and detoxifying the circulatory system, blood and liver.
When wearing a talisman made out of green jasper, you can promote your health, as well as achieve better nights of sleep. Green jasper is a balancing stone known for its healing powers. Some people turn to it to treat their skin conditions and bloating. It is mostly connected to easing ailments of the upper torso and digestive tract. Green jasper is also associated with the heart chakra.
Use brown jasper to center and ground yourself after completing a ritual of magic.
Black Veined Jasper
Displaying shades of gray or white with black veins, this type of jasper is good at grounding and stabilizing an individual. This kind of jasper is also called "Spider Web Jasper" and "Zebra Stone."
For a highly protective stone, choose yellow jasper for your talisman. With nurturing powers, use the stone as a way to calm the emotions or settle your nerves. As for your health, yellow jasper speaks most to the stomach and digestive system.