Amazonite Gemstone Beads and Charms
Amazonite is a beautiful green-blue stone and one of our best-selling gemstones!
Healing properties and meaning of amazonite
Amazonite is said to act as a filter. It is said to filter negative energy around you, but it is also said to absorb radiation from electrical appliances so that they do not disturb you. Extraordinary! Amazonite is also said to provide intuition and curiosity. It is also thought that amazonite has a rejuvenating and healing effect on the skin.
How to use amazonite
In addition to our charms, connectors and beads you can make beautiful jewelry with, there are other uses. You can always carry the stone in your pocket. It is thought that you can then 'use' the beautiful properties of amazonite at any time. There is also amazonite oil sold. The vibrations or properties of the amazonite would then be transferred to an oil that is good for your skin (almond oil for example).
How to care for my amazonite
Amazonite can be cared for in a variety of ways. For example, you can cleanse it in water and charge it in moonlight.
Where does amazonite come from?
Amazonite is found in Brazil, China, India, Madagascar and Peru, among other places.
Amazonite has been used by various cultures for thousands of years. They have been mostly incorporated into talismans and decorations. Amazonite is named after the Amazon, a large river in South America, where it was widely used to heal diseases and injuries. It is therefore sometimes called amazon stone.
In ancient Egypt, many Scarabs (a beetle species) were made from amazonite and other green gemstones. It was associated with the Nile River, which also has a beautiful bright color. It was also associated with fertility and protection from evil.
Which horoscope fits amazonite
Amazonite fits the horoscopes of Aquarius and Virgo.
Of course any stone can be good for you, try to sense it and see which one(s) you like.
Which chakra fits amazonite
The heart chakra (4th) and the throat chakra (5th).
The color of amazonite
Amazonite is a beautiful blue-green, this color comes from copper and lead.
Chemical composition: Microcline (K[AlSi3O8]), copper (Cu), sodium (Na), lead (Pb)
Mohs hardness: 6-6.5