|Dimensions (Approx.)||1.1cm (w) x 1.1cm (l) x 1.1cm (h)|
|Weight (Approx.)||3.5 - 4.5g|
‘Mer’ means light, ‘Ka’ means spirit and ‘Ba’ means body. Merkabas are tetrahedrons, made by the intersection of two, three-sided pyramids. They aid spiritual transformation on all levels of existence and are believed to form a spiritual shield around the holder and hence a great symbol of protection. They can also be used for connecting with our higher selves.
Known as the “stone of spirituality & contentment”, it is one of the best stones for meditation because it opens the crown chakra & induces a peaceful mental state. Its calming effect is good for people suffering from stress & is also a stone that allows us to understand our dreams. It clears the aura & dispels any negative energies within the body. It clears, transforms & balances the energies in an environment & has strong protective qualities, hence been used as a traveller’s protection stone for thousands of years. It also enhances psychic abilities & spiritual awareness. Physically, it treats hearing disorders, strengthen one’s skeletal system & in the treatment of the nervous system. It can also help the digestive tract, heart, stomach, skin, teeth & in the treatment of cancer.
A member of the Quartz family, Green Aventurine is known as the “stone of chance and luck”. This is an excellent protector of the heart chakra and aids in releasing anxiety, fear and depression. It stimulates muscle tissue and strengthens the blood. It encourages love in all relationships, independence, and will help you move on from a limited vision of your capabilities. It provides optimism and a zest for life, encouraging one to explore the unknown and can be helpful in career changes. It assists in bringing feelings of emotional tranquility and encourages a confident attitude towards life. It is a good stone to carry or wear in times of emotional turmoil to assist in balancing. It can heal disorders of the heart and circulatory systems and encourages cell repair and regrowth.
Red Jasper enhances responsibility and compassion and is known as the stone of fairness and justice. It can help increase one’s endurance, stamina, vitality and life force energy. It works on the base chakra, providing stability, grounding, protection and support during times of stress. Over time, it can lead one to great health and longevity, balanced emotions and true and honest expression of actions. Red Jasper guards against physical threats and assists one in situations of danger hence a great stone to keep in the home or car to prevent any misfortunes. Physically, it can soothe menstrual pain, heal prostate disorders in men and enhance the reproductive organs. It can also help activate sexual energy by countering impotence or lack of sexual interest.
Also known as ‘Lapis’, this stone is a sodium aluminum silicate with sulfur, chlorine, hydroxyl, and variable inclusions of Pyrite (gold) and Calcite (white). Lapis helps to expand awareness and intellectual capacity. It helps one to be more intuitive as it is able to work on the third eye. It is one of the power stones of the ages and serves as both a mental and spiritual cleanser. Lapis can enhance strength, vitality and creative expression. Facilitating the opening of the throat and third eye chakras, it can assist in past life work, promoting spiritual growth and improve our psychic abilities. Physically, it has been used to strengthen the skeletal system, activate the thyroid gland, treating throat disorders, and relieving insomnia.
Black Onyx is actually is a black form of Chalcedony. It’s one of the most powerful protection stones, absorbing & transforming any negative energy & preventing the users personal energy from being drained. It is a great emotional & physical balancer, providing strength, courage & stamina during times of stress. It aligns the person with the universe & helps one become more empowered & decisive. It encourages happiness & good fortune & is a wonderful stone for meditation & dreaming. It helps one understand their strengths & become a master of their own destiny. Because it can hold physical memories, it can be used to heal old wounds & past life memories. It stimulates the removal of metabolic wastes, in the treatment of disorders related to bone marrow & soft tissue structures.
This is one of the most abundant, versatile & multi-dimensional stones in the world. It is able to receive, activate, store, transform, transmit & amplify energy. Placing a cluster in a room can transmit healing energies & help amplify the existing energy in the room. It is an excellent protection stone & can assist in providing clarity & emotional stability which can be useful in study, meditation & stress relief. It cleanses, enhances & protects the aura & also activates & clears the chakras. It can be used to enhance your psychic abilities & communications with your guides. It has also been used for dream recall if it’s placed under a pillow. Physically, it stimulates the thyroid & parathyroid glands, is helpful for the respiratory & immune systems & stimulates the thymus if worn over the heart.
Known as the stone of “gentle and unconditional love”, it is able to enhance love in all situations & helps to bring peacefulness to all relationships. It can act as a rejuvenating agent for both the physical body & the emotions. It has an excellent energy for healing emotional wounds & is able to open the heart to all forms of love – self-love, family love, platonic love & romantic love. It can increase fertility & be useful during pregnancy & childbirth. It clears stored anger, resentment guilt, fear & jealousy. May cool one’s temper & reduce stress due to its soothing energies. It enhances confidence, self-esteem, creativity, self-love, acceptance, forgiveness, compassion & self-worth. It has been used in the treatment of cancer, especially heart & breast cancer, aid the kidneys & circulatory system & weight control.
YELLOW TIGER EYE
Tiger Eye is a member of the Quartz family and comes in a few different colours including blue, red and yellow. Yellow Tiger Eye gives clarity and focus hence, can be useful in meditation. It enhances psychic abilities and can help with the attunement of the third-eye. It can allow one to become more practical and grounded and its bright colour has the ability to bring joy and optimism into one’s life. It balances the yin and yang energies and both the hemispheres of the brain hence bringing in more awareness to one’s needs and the needs of others. Physically, it has been used in the treatment of eye disorders, throat disorders, the reproductive system and aid in night vision. It can also be used to strengthen the alignment of the spinal column and facilitate the mending of broken bones.