carnelian is a stone of creativity, individuality and courage. it is protective, has been known to aid memory, and can assist one in finding a soul mate. it is a stone of protection from anger, jealousy and fear. it can help with manifestation and good luck, and will help to ease or dissolve sorrows. it promotes emotional warmth, calms the mind from all fears, and stabilizes energy in its immediate environment, as it is associated with the root and sacral chakras. physically, carnelian has been used to heal wounds, rejuvenate tissues and cells, rheumatism, kidney stones and problems, gall stones, colds, pollen allergies, and neuralgia.
known as the supreme nurturer, jasper is a powerful healer that empowers the chakras. it is a stone of protection and grounding, gentleness and relaxation, tranquility, wholeness, and gentle change. it balances yin and yang energies, sustains and supports through times of stress, brings healing, and absorbs negative energy. it has often been worn by healers to benefit others, and promotes stability, comfort, and calm. dragon's blood jasper is especially helpful to the heart chakra.
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.
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.