Category Archives: Gemstones

The posts in this section are mainly from the gemstone encyclopedia, although there are also articles on how to use and care for any gemstones you own.


Amethyst

Other Names Bacchus stone, Stone of Spirit, Stone of Integrity Amethyst can appear in a range of shades, some of which have their own particular name, for example; Siberian Amethyst and Rose de France. Associations Deity: Artemis, Diana, Bacchus, Dionysus … Continue reading

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Amber

Other Names Good Luck Stone, Petrified Resin, Fossilized Resin, Baltic Gold, Succinite, Honey Stone, Petrified Sunlight, Resinite Associations Deity: Great Mother, Helios, Brighid Sabbat: Fire Sabbats – Samhain, Imbolc, Beltane and Lammas Planet: Sun Element: Fire, Spirit Zodiac: Leo, Aquarius … Continue reading

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Amazonite

Other Names Amazon Stone, Amazon Jade Associations Deity: Nepthys, Baba Yaga, Artemis, Ares Sabbat: Yule Planet: Saturn Element: Earth Zodiac: Virgo Chakra: Heart

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Alexandrite

Other Names Gem of the Tsars, Emerald by Day and Ruby by Night, Emerald by Day, Amethyst by Night Associations Deity: Neptune, Poseidon Sabbat: Litha Planet: Neptune, Moon Element: Water Zodiac: Scorpio Chakra: Third eye, Heart, Base Other Gems: Sapphire, … Continue reading

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Agate

Other Names There are many different forms of agate, for example; banded agate, blue lace agate, fire agate and moss agate. Associations Deity: Cerridwen, Bast, Odin, Asklepios Sabbat: Mabon Planet: Mercury Element: Earth Zodiac: Gemini, Virgo Chakra: Solar plexus, Root

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