Properties of Gemstones


Gemstones have been used since ancient times as talismans.  They have been used in sacred rites and to heal injury and mental distress.  In mythologies all over the world gemstones were used to enhance human powers and were often believed to have powers of their own.  This page has a list of common gemstones and their properties.  Click on the links below to read about each stone. Please be patient if you don’t see a gemstone that  you are interested in on the list.  It is under construction.  Thank you


Amethyst: The Royal Stone


Amethyst: The Royal Stone







Magnesite: The Seeing Stone




Moonstone: The Balancing Stone




serpentineSerpentine: The Serpent Stone




Tiger's Eye, tigers eye, tigereye, tiger eye


Tiger’s Eye: The Harmonious Stone




Turquoise: The healing stone

Turquoise: The Healing Stone