jade is a wonderful balancing stone. it is considered to be a lucky stone that offers good health, wealth, and love. it can help one to realize their full potential and attain purposeful goals, and also helps bring suppressed emotional issues to the surface for resolution. it has been used for protection, prosperity, abundance, courage, wisdom, justice, mercy, emotional balance, stamina, love, fidelity, humility, generosity, peace, and harmony. jade is considered to have a gentle, steady pulse of healing energy. it is found in many different shades and colors, and can be used for a variety of chakras based on its color. properties common to all colors of jade include its ability to rid oneself of negative thoughts and energy. it is beneficial to the heart in both physical and spiritual senses, is a very protective stone, and will keep its wearer out of harm's way.
blue tiger's eye, which is also known as hawk's eye, enhances integrity and practical communication. it can help find courage to recognize thoughts and ideas, and the willpower to carry them to fruition. it has been used for protection, especially of the upper chakras such as the third eye and throat chakras, and is said to bring good luck to one who wears or carries it.
hematite is known as a “stone for the mind”. it brings mental organization and is very grounding and calming. it helps with original thinking, logical thinking, and mathematics. it also decreases negativity and can help balance the body/mind/spirit. physically, hematite has been used to keep the body cool, to decrease blood disorders, nervous problems and insomnia, as well as align the spine and mend broken bones. it is associated with the root (base) chakra, is good for grounding out excess energy, and acts as a stabilizing force.
obsidian is known as a stone of pleasure, as it brings pleasure, enjoyment and joy to one's life. it brings love and light and brings out the spiritual. it has been used as a very protective stone, and works by grounding out negativity to let in the positive. it is a centering stone that is also associated with the root chakra. physically it is said to benefit the digestive system, muscle tissue, sharpen and focus internal and external vision, and aid self observation.
tiger ebony is considered to be one of the most powerful woods and is said to bring strength and protection. it balances both the feminine and masculine energies, brings good luck, and is considered to be especially useful in the seeking of spiritual knowledge.