Amazonite Type: feldspar
Courage, so stand up and be heard. Inspire and assume leadership. Lessens irritability and offers focus. Improves thyroid function
Amethyst Type: quartz
Guards against effects of drinking. Protective of the soul, counters stress, headaches and is often used by healers. Peace, tranquility, love. The birthstone for February.
Amethyst (Cape) – healer, protector, works on spiritual level.
Aragonite Type: calcium carbonate
For healthy bones, teeth, and good for calcium absorption. Warmth against the winter chills; resistance to cold bugs.
Astrophyllite Type: silicate
Attunes connection with higher self, increases spirituality. Helps focus and expand creative abilities.
Aquamarine Type: beryl
Believed to contain the power of the sea, wards against seasickness. Lessens panic or phobias. Improves long-distance communication. Protects during travel. The birthstone for March.
Aventurine Type: oxide, quartz
Enhances creativity, brings prosperity. Diffuses negativity. With this stone secret dreams manifest like magic.
Aventurine (Red) – find balance and secure wayward
inadequacy. Restore healthy weight.
Azurite Type: copper carbonate
Breakdown communication blocks. Qualify your leadership skills.