The stone of new beginnings. It is strongly connected to the moon and intuition. It’s a reflective stone that reminds us of the cycles and rhythms of change. Its most powerful effect is calming the emotions. Filled with receptive, passive, feminine energy and soothes emotional instability and stress. Powerfully affects female reproductive cycle and tension. When placed on the solar plexus, it draws out old emotional patterning so that it can be understood and dissolved. Males may want to wear to balance more of their feminine aspects.
Chakra: Third eye, solar plexus
Beneficial For: Hyperactive children, deep emotional healing, anxiety, digestive issues related to stress, digestive and reproductive systems, conception, pregnancy, pineal gland, hormonal balance, detoxification, degenerative conditions, skin, hair, eyes, insomnia
Comes from the core of the earth- fiery brimstone that bubbles to the surface and cools. It is known for its grounding qualities, and good for calming the emotions. Its raw energy of the earth is said to rebirth and shed unneeded layers of emotional attachment. Lava stones are good for stabilizing and grounding the root chakra as it has a strong connection with the earth’s center. In stone form lava promotes courage and gives people stability as they go through changes in their lives. Lava also helps to diminish the negative aspects of one’s character and allows us to see where modifications might be needed.
Beneficial For: Emotional balance, courage, passion, strength, grounding, motivation, attachment, assertiveness