GEMSTONE OF THE MONTH Botswana Agate Stop in for tumbled Botswana Agate gemstones for only $1 each for the month of November!
Comforting • Protective • Soothing Agates are one of the oldest healing gemstones. A perfect stone to carry with you to bring healing, strengthening and protective energies. Botswana Agate is a variety of banded Chalcedony, a mineral of the Quartz family. It is comforting and protective, beneficial for soothing those who are lonely, easily hurt, or grieve a loss. It supports love and the strength to look for solutions rather than dwelling on difficulties. Botswana Agate is an excellent stone for balancing emotional, physical, and intellectual energy, and in harmonizing the Yin & Yang energies (the positive and negative forces of the universe). Botswana Agate is also known as the "Sunset Stone" for its ability to retain sunlight and comfort people through dark, lonely nights. An "eye" formation in a Botswana Agate crystal is both protective and considered especially lucky. An ideal gemstone for very sensitive children or teenagers who are easily hurt by teasing or pressure, and can assist them in finding like-minded friends. Additionally, Botswana Agate is an excellent stone for those who are serious about giving up smoking and a stone of protection for all who work with fire, and protects the home from fire. Mentally, Botswana Agate encourages one to see "the bigger picture" in life. A crystal of possibility and hope, Botswana Agate also encourages artistic expression and exploration of the unknown. Agate stabilizes the Aura, eliminating and transforming negative energies and stimulates the Root Chakra helping to balance oneself physically and spiritually. Affirmation: 'I feel comforted, strong, and protected.'