Amazonite, sometimes called Amazon Stone, is a beautiful milky, greenish-blue stone. Although not found in the Amazon area, it gets its name from the blue-green color, which resembles the green hues of the Amazon River and rainforest. The best specimens come from Colorado, Madagascar and Russia.
Cut and polished, Amazonite has a silky-like texture.
Healing Properties of Amazonite
- Amazonite acts as a bridge between the heart and throat chakra which facilitates loving, compassionate communication.
- On a physical level, Amazonite helps clear congestion from the chest and throat area, helps balance the energy in the thyroid gland and eases sore throats and coughs.
- Amazonite helps one to deal with emotional challenges and relationship issues.
- Amazonite is soothing to the nervous system and dispels irritating and negative energies.
- This stone produces a balancing energy; balancing the male/female energies and also fostering clarity.
- Amazonite helps one to manifest and retain the pure energy of universal love.