Chalcedony is a type of quartz that comes in many colours and can be used in crystal work for many things. It increases life energy, promotes emotional balance, vitality, and communication. It is used to lessen hostility and bring emotional stability. It has been called a “stone of brotherhood” bringing energies of loving-kindness and goodwill to all. It calms the mind and provides peaceful sleep by resisting and blocking nightmares.
Chalcedony allows the wearer to focus more toward their inner spiritual self, without losing the intention and look at the future. It will improve your ability to implement positive changes in your life. This stone brings your body, feelings, and mind into harmony. With Chalcedony by your side, your thoughts will assume a more positive note. This stone of calming and stabilizing energy increases the mental abilities, inner peace, and emotional honesty. It is a solid healing stone as well, protecting against infections and various health conditions.
Chalcedony is, essentially, a group of cryptocrystalline quartz minerals that form in masses (sometimes in geodes), that may be opaque or translucent, depending on various inclusions. Varieties of Chalcedony include Agate, Carnelian, Aventurine, Jasper, Onyx, Bloodstone and Chrysoprase. Chalcedony gemstones usually come in Blue, Pink, Red or White, while varieties are almost any colour of the rainbow. Soothing, calming Chalcedony is great for promoting a sense of peace and joy. Chalcedony helps to relieve one of the negative emotions, bringing a greater sense of overall happiness into one’s life.