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Aquamarine Bracelet
Silver Spacers with
Swarovski Crystals
Mint Amethyst, Citrine,
Fire Agate, and
Fresh Water Pearls
Canadian Jade,
Mint Amethyst,
Fresh Water Pearls
Rose Quartz
Brown Jade,
Rutilated Quartz,
Tiger Iron
Silver Antique
Pill Box, Double Necklace
Lapis Lazuli, Carnelian

Created by Dr. Parthenia Onassis Grant 323-218-5344

Excerpted from HEALING STONES
The Book of Stones by Simmons and Ahsian

 AGATE: (FireAgate):  Increases passion, vitality, creativity, will, and sexuality.  Banishes feelings of hopelessness and resignation; fills one with a zest for living; increases the pleasure one takes in every day life; reconnects with ones deepest desires; increases the courage to take risks; sometimes facilities attraction between mates. AFFIRMATION:  I embrace my body and the physical world, taking pleasure and joy in all of life. 

AGATE: (Moss):  Stability, calmness, sharpness, perception, persistence, grounding; abundance, health, wealth, peace, spirituality; regulates mood swings and addiction to drama; cools volatile tempers; Good for circulation and digestion.  AFFIRMATION:  I am balanced and stable, healthy and whole and at home on earth. 

APATITE:  (BLUE):  Uplifts the spirits; lends a positive outlook and hopeful attitude; helps with fear of heights or falling; helps relieve dizziness or vertigo.  Increases paranormal abilities; lends access and information from the Akashic records, where one’s soul pattern exists, to gain spiritual guidance about how past lives and karmic influences are contributing to one’s current reality; AFFIRMATION:  I open my inner eyes to the realms of hidden knowledge. 

AMETHYST:  Protection, purification, release of addictions; prevents intoxication; calms anger and relieves frustrated passion. A stone of royalty, utilized in crowns, scepters and the rings of bishops and in the breastplates of the priests of Israel.  Assists in surrendering to the Divine; lends clarity of mind; balances the nervous system and brain.  AFFIRMATION:  I am purified, uplifted and protected through my connection with the Divine. 

AMBER::   Light, warmth, solar energies, clarification, healing; vitality, rejuvenation of DNA.  Transforms negativity into clear energy and light; stimulates metabolism and the flow of energy; clears resistance to one’s personal evolution; helps one find purpose and strength; seals the aura, after clearing, for protection from lingering negative patterns; a key to ancient knowledge and remembrance of one’s lineage and genetic lessons; good for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD).   AFFIRMATION:  I call forth the cleansing and healing of my energy field, and I embrace the blessings of physical life. 

AQUAMARINE:  Calming and cooling from hot flashes to anger; soothing; enhancement of clear communication; empowerment; connects to the Divine Feminine; assists in releasing old patterns, emotional baggage and ego roles.  Calms anger and hysteria; releases vengeful thoughts; useful in moving through grief.  Good luck, fearlessness and protection when traveling on water; enhances intuitive abilities. Heals inflammatory diseases of all types. AFFIRMATION:  I embody the yielding, cooling power of water and I express my truth with calm certainty. 

AVENTURINE (Orange-Red):  Self forgiveness; reveals self deception; helps artists and writers find new inspiration. Helps one choose the highest path among many options. Helps release ego stubbornness. Fosters discernment, determination, confidence, strength, vitality and manifestation through action; creativity, sexuality, alignment with one’s highest path. Helps overcome the challenges of life and to find the determination to persevere in difficult situations. Balances auto immune dysfunctions and strengthens the blood. AFFIRMATION:  I clearly see my highest path.  I know I am capable of walking it, and I am committed to achieving my destiny. 

AVENTURINE (Green):   Vitality, growth, confidence.  Assists in releasing old patterns, disease and lessons so that new growth and movement can take place.  Soothes emotional wounds and facilitates the release of outmoded relationships, emotional patterns and heartache.  Gives renewed hope and joy and lifts depression.  Keeps one rooted in the heart when emotional storms arise.  Helps release attachments to one’s creations and experiences.  Fosters optimism and deep appreciation for life’s experiences. Releases attachment to outcomes and helps one stay centered in the present moment; Stimulates growth in young children. Excellent for those with heart conditions. AFFIRMATION: I move forward with optimism, confidence and renewed vitality. 

BLOODSTONE:  Wholeness, balance, strength, courage, purification, vitality, perseverance.  Dispels negative influences from the auric field.  Assists in facing the realities of mortality and death.  Stimulates Christ consciousness; dispels sluggishness; increases one’s zest for living; increases physical endurance (great for athletes).  Ideal for those who feel abandoned on their spiritual path. Excellent for making decisions. Assists in maintaining faith in and trust in the Divine and in overcoming loneliness.  Useful for blood ailments.  AFFIRMATION:  I am at home and alive in my physical body which vibrates at its optimal level of strength, vitality and purity and I act for the highest good of all. 

CARNELIAN:  Courage, vitality, confidence, action, sexuality. Helps one dedicate oneself to a new path. Assists those who procrastinate or are unable to decide on a course of action.  Good for manifestation. Stimulates one to overcome fear, take action and stop waiting on one’s dreams and goals to appear. Assists in embracing change and transforming one’s life.   AFFIRMATION:  I am filled with the vital energies of life and I take action with confidence and power.  

CITRINE: (Heat Treated) Assertiveness, outgoing, setting boundaries and learning to say “No;” manifestation, optimism, playfulness and happiness.  Assists in learning, increases metabolism and energy; helpful in weight loss; dispels heavy emotions.  AFFIRMATION:  I open myself to the inspiration of my creative imagination and through the strength of the will, aligned with Divine will, I manifest my dreams. 

CHRYSOCOLLA:  Calms stress and anxiety, aids in communication, expression of the sacred goddess energies, teaching stone, gentleness and power, sacred blend of masculine and feminine energies.  Aids in dispelling fiery energies, angry words or fear filled sarcasm. Its calming, soothing energies facilitate flow in one’s life and one’s energy.  AFFIRMATION:  I listen deeply to the voice within and express it with freedom, spontaneity, passion and reverence. 

CINNEBAR: Alchemy; transformation; insight; releases buried resentments, anger and fear; creates fulfillment of the Divine pattern we carry within; actualizes dreams and creates prosperity; balances and removes blockages in one’s energy body; mental agility, speed of thought and intellectual brilliance; burns through limitation and molds reality to one’s will; perceives the Divine through sexual union; treats deep seated systemic infections.  AFFIRMATION:  I call forth the Divine blue print of my highest self and through me, the patters of Spirit manifest in the physical world. 

FLUORITE:   Mental enhancement and clarity, purification, focus, concentration, improved memory, information retention, learning and study, improved decision making; balances brain chemistry. Clears confusion, cluttered thoughts, instability, dishonesty and negativity.  Allows one to discern the right kind of people to allow into one’s world; helps overcome fear of the future; good for dizziness and vertigo.  Strengthens bones and teeth.  Good for skin wrinkles; AFFIRMATION:  My mind and heart are awake, alert, clear and active, working in unison to make the optimal choices for my life purpose.   

GARNET: (Rhodolite: Rose Red to Pale Violet): Emotional healing of guilt and shame, opens the heart to love, creates happiness, self respect, self love, self worth; inner commitment to walking the spiritual path. Helps one recover from sexual abuse. Alleviates feelings of inadequacy or unworthiness that may block one’s ability to receive love and abundance.  Helps one to be more loving and considerate to self and others. Alleviates feeling worthless, unhappy, or unable to see one’s way. Assists in owning ones gifts and abilities and sharing them.  AFFIRMATION: My body, emotions, and spirit are aligned and working for my highest good. 

JADE:  (GREEN/BROWN) Health and abundance.  Jade is a stone with a heart of healing and a stone for healing the heart; brings a flow of well being and balance when touched; attracts prosperity; broadcasts peace and loving kindness to all those in one’s surroundings. AFFIRMATION: I love life and it flows through me in ever greater abundance.   

JADE:  (PURPLE) – Happiness, spontaneous joy, humor, spiritual knowledge and attunement; purifies aura; dispels negative feelings and attitudes; helps one lighten up and go with the flow of life; aids in letting go of self imposed limitations about abundance; a stone of discernment in perceiving what information, teachers and situations are aligned with one’s truth; releases judgmentalness; helps interpret the energies of others; soothes the nervous system; helps hives, rashes or outbreaks triggered by stress. AFFIRMATION: I embrace the humor and spiritual perfection of existence. 

JADE (RED/PINK): Courage, luck, wisdom, passion, strength, life force energy, creative energy, sexual energy; action.  Stone of the peaceful warrior, helps put aside fear, worry, doubt and anxiety; urges one to take the plunge without being reckless; helps face one’s inner demons; helps overcome adversity, self abuses and addictions; jump starts one’s finances when low; luck in pursuing promotions, a new job or a raise; helps formulate solutions. AFFIRMATION: I take appropriate, courageous action in the face of all challenges. 

LAPIZ LAZULI: Creates a boomerang that sends back negative intentions to the sender; creates inner vision, inner peace and freedom from negative thoughts, truthful communication, self knowledge, helps identify one’s gifts and abilities. Stone of royalty in Sumer and Egypt. Resurrects one’s Divine nature. Excellent for stimulating desire for knowledge and understanding; enhances memory; accesses the Akashic records for past life information; helps identify the karmic root of diseases; can help identify habitual thought patterns and emotions that sabotage healing. AFFIRMATION: I claim the sovereignty and power of my highest self and I align myself with my highest truth.    

MALACHITE:  Good luck; protects against the evil eye; creates positive vibrations; screens out hostiles forces by activating the psychic radar via which one feels the presence of danger; can keep one from being noticed by those who might pose a threat; enlightened leadership, creativity, confidence, a healed heart; cures various stomach ailments; helps stay true to one’s path; helps perceive blocks to one’s progress; breaks through limitations and apathy.  AFFIRMATION:  I align my personal will with my understanding of Divine will and I move forward with clarity and confidence. 

METALS:  GOLD:  Male energy, creativity, confidence, vitality, joy, strength, determination, excitement and optimism.  Assists with sluggish elimination.  Metal of royalty, the Divine father energy, the outer self, the sunlit personality. Magnifies the power of most gemstones.  Supports openness and integrity.  AFFIRMATION: I am blessed with the gift of Divine energy and I use it to multiply and pass on the blessings I receive.  

METALS: SILVER: lunar energy, feminine Goddess energy, mystery, life force in its hidden aspect, the unconscious. Silver is a mirror to the soul and harmonizes well with most gemstones. Helps one connect with the mysteries and perceiving the truth behind surface appearances. Cools excess heat in the body.  Good for hormone imbalances.  AFFIRMATION:  I go within to find the light of the hidden truth and I bring it back to share.   

ONXY:  Inner strength, focused attention, willpower, self mastery, discipline, reason, relieves headaches and strengthens the eyes and optic nerves; calms nervousness and anxiety; soothes hot tempers and brings reason to passion; excellent stone to carry in conflict situations.  AFFIRMATION:  I work on all my chosen tasks with clear focus, strong discipline, unrelenting perseverance and high efficiency.   

PIETERSITE: Intuition; fearlessness; precognition, self transformation; spirituality. Helps one find new directions and move forward decisively through action that fulfills one’s hopes and dreams especially when the way feels blocked or unclear; lights a fire under the base charka, giving one the resolve to take action and change one’s life; overcomes uncertainty and indecision. Helps one see what one wants and to go after it, thereby increasing the likelihood of achieving one’s aims. Stimulates the nerves and the brain.  AFFIRMATION:  The clarity of inner sigh reveals the best choices for action, and I make them without hesitation. 

PREHNITE:  Inner peace, quiets nervousness and worry; union of the heart and the will; action in alignment with  highest good possible; non judgmental communication; quiets those who talk too much; helps release ego identification with past wounds; prevents little hurts from growing into festering emotional sores; helps one stay in the present moment; use of personal power in the service of love; increases ability to broadcast and receive accurate psychic information; purifies digestive system, kidneys, liver, gallbladder and adrenals; AFFIRMATION:  I place my personal power in the service of the heart and my will is willing to do as the heart desires. 

ROSE QUARTZ:  Love, gentleness, emotional healing, release of stress, friendship. Reprograms the cells for joy and longevity rather than despair and death. Dissolves boundaries of isolation, mistrust, anger and tension, moving one into union with the all that is. Heals the heart’s wounds and reawakens trust, faith and hope in the benevolence of the Universe.  Spreads compassion and understanding throughout the environment. Assists in integration and resolution of old emotional programs. Clears ego driven patterns to feel more open to receiving and sharing love, compassion and kindness.  AFFIRMATION:  I open my heart to receive and express the energy of love. 

RUBY:  Life force, synchronicity; eliminates anxiety, removes doubt, lends courage, passion, optimism, determination, strength, enthusiasm, adventurousness, protectiveness, conveys good health, resolves disagreements and removes negative thoughts and hopelessness; eliminates fear of death and the unknown; forces one to face negativity and fear and transmute them; encourages one to treat the body like a temple; creates a balanced attitude toward sexuality. AFFIRMATION:  I embrace my life with fierceness, passion and the courage to accomplish all that I will to do.   

RUTILATED QUARTZ:  Instant knowing if a person or situation carries good or bad vibes; grounding; transmutation of negative energies; practicality; organization; manifestation of one’s dreams and inspirations; amplifies intentions and pure consciousness; infuses energy field with light; enhances psychic abilities, protects aura from absorbing negative energy of others.  AFFIRMATION: All my positive intentions and the unfolding of my purpose are magnified, accelerated, attuned to the frequency of grace and are in harmony with Divine purpose. 

SAPPHIRE: (Blue): Wisdom stone. Attracts prosperity and gifts; releases depression, frustration, and spiritual confusion; stimulates concentration; associated with love and purity. Helps one stay on the spiritual path; transmutes negative energies; opens the heart; facilitates speaking one’s truth and self expression; calms overactive body systems and regulates the glands.  Heals the eyes, removing impurities and stress; treats blood disorders and eliminates excessive bleeding; strengthens veins and improves their elasticity

SNOWFLAKE OBSIDIAN: Helps overcome “poor me” attitudes or feelings of victimization; helps one make the best of a bad situation by clearing negative and self defeating thoughts and inspiring new ideas; carries courage and persistence; limits spread of cancer cells.  AFFIRMATION: In my evolutionary process, I call for assistance from the Universe and all friends in Spirit, and I ask to be shown everything I need to see for my healing and awakening. 

SODALITE:  Self discipline; efficiency and organization; reduces stress and anxiety; access to intuitive abilities, enhances insight and mental performance; stimulates latent genius and confidence in one’s inner knowing; detachment from concerns and worries of life; regulates blood pressure; eases water retention. AFFIRMATION: My mind is fully awakened on all levels and working at its highest capacity. 

TIGER’S EYE: Balance between extremes, discernment, vitality, strength, practicality, fairness, blood fortifier.  Helps remain grounded, calm and centered, regardless of the situation. Helps one to see both sides in a disagreement.  Excellent stone for mediators or those going through difficult negotiations (i.e. divorces); aids in finding common ground. Creates harmony in families and relationships where differences of opinions are causing conflict.  AFFIRMATION:  I act with confidence, clarity, fairness, enthusiasm and strength.   

TIGER IRON:  Strength; stamina; focused will; physical energy; self healing; assists in maintaining will power for giving up bad or limiting habits and for sticking to diet and exercise programs; allows one to feel more confident and capable of creating one’s reality.  Encourages creative expression, especially in music and acting. Since tiger iron contains red jasper (vitality and endurance), hematite (grounding) and tiger eye (balance between extremes) it has the properties of all three stones. AFFIRMATION:  I am strong, energetic, grounded, healthy and whole. 

TURQUOISE:  self-forgiveness; self acceptance; release of useless regrets; wholeness and truth; communication, spiritual expansion; vitality; lifts sagging spirits; heals emotional body; relieves stress and brings the focal point of awareness to the heart; encourages one to honor oneself as a creation of the Divine; reminds us that wholeness comes by embracing all that we are, good and bad, and by learning from our mistakes.  AFFIRMATION: From my heart and my wholeness, I speak my truth with clarity, certainty and love. 

UNAKITE- Grounding; balances emotions; visualization and psychic vision. Negates the effects of electromagnetic pollution from tv, cell phones, etc. Brings to light and integrated insights from the past about the cause of blockages; helps find the source of the problem and reframe it; reaches the root cause of dis-ease, bringing it to the surface to be transformed. Helps recovery from major illnesses; aids in growth of skin tissue and hair

WATERMELON TOURMALINE:  Calmness and joy; powerful support for those with heart conditions stemming from excessive stress; counters anger and resentment; creates deep states of heart centered awareness; helps generate a powerful energetic field of love and compassion that can heal on all levels.  AFFIRMATION:  I am one with the serenity and joy of being. 

TOURMALINE (GREEN)  Healing, strength, vitality, wholeness, balance, stability; beneficial for the heart; evokes courage; calms the nervous system and emotions; facilitates the proper flow of healing energy through the body; useful in countering fear of change and over regulation of one’s life and habits; stimulates proper cellular function and reproduction; etherically treats cancers and other cell growth imbalances.  AFFIRMATION:  I am physically whole and vibrantly alive.  The strength of my heart fills and surrounds me, and I am a positive force in the world. 

ZOISITE (with Ruby):  Releases suppressed grief; joyful engagement with life, increase in life force; energizing. Optimal growth and development through childhood; strengthens the neural and energetic connections between the brain and the heart allowing the mind to hear the heart’s urgings and act accordingly.  Creates a sense of well being; opens the heart charka; increases intuitive abilities; harmonizes relationships; good for chronic fatigue, depression and fainting spells; helps with the transition of death; cleanses the aura of negative attachments; teaches enjoyment of the moment. AFFIRMATION: My mind, heart, body, soul and spirit blend in perfect harmony as I manifest my true self.