The gemstones you are drawn to are revealing. They provide guidance for uncovering self-knowledge. Colors and gemstones influence the way we feel, act and react to others. Think about it, why would you want to wear your magenta pink shirt one day and all black clothes another? One day you want your amethyst pendant and another day you want to wear your sapphire ring. Observe your color choices to help you to know yourself better.
Whether it is the gemstones you are drawn to wear or the colors of the foods you ingest, it all becomes an oracle or an opportunity to know yourself better. You can ask yourself, “why am am I drawn to wear that turquoise shirt and citrine ring?” The turquoise shirt signals your desire to be heard. The citrine ring could indicate a need for more self-confidence. The magenta pink shirt reveals a need for unconditional love and the black clothes might show a desire to feel safe. And this makes total sense as every day opens to a new reality.
Gemstones and crystals provide guidance for uncovering self-knowledge and self-realization as you get to know them. Use them as tools for the purpose of personal development and spiritual awakening. These sparkling treasures of the earth become an oracle. In The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals and Stones, each entry under the gemstones provides valuable insight for personal growth. It is a key to getting the most out of the rocks and stones you use in your life. Use your crystals as a tool to help you maintain your focus on the affirmations and positive thought-forms.
It is through the use of the color, energy, and feel of the stone complemented by the positive thoughts that establish a foundation for achieving your goals and desires. Use positive thoughts to transform your reality coupled with a sparkling gem to remind you time and again of your intention. Allow yourself to replace negative thoughts or fears. Connect with the goal and positive statements affirm your intention so you can work to transform your challenge.
Arrange your jewelry box and your closet to match the colors of the rainbow to help you make more conscious choices in the way you dress. Have your gemstone collection handy so you can place a rock in your pocket as you affirm a good thought in your heart. Here is an easy overview of some key stones with matching GemSpot Affirmations.
Browns, black and red at the root chakra are for power, grounding, energy and focus. Use a garnet for more power and physical vitality. Grab a black tourmaline or a brown agate for more focus.
- Garnet: I have plenty of energy and plenty to share. I am vital and strong!
- Black Tourmaline: I am grounded and focused.
Orange gems help to birth those great ideas into reality. Hold some carnelian to help you give birth to a child or to manifest your creative project into reality.
- Carnelian: Creativity flows through me. I bravely bring my ideas into actuality.
Yellow rocks help you to shine your magnificence and fabulosity. Citrine, golden topaz as well as golden optical calcite helps you to increase your joy and self-confidence.
- Citrine: I am confident and courageous.
- Golden Topaz: I am a shining star! I focus on all my good attributes and amplify them.
- Golden Optical Calcite: I recognize my self-worth and step into my personal power. Green and pink colored gems are used to aid you to be compassionate and kind. Rose quartz is perfect for magnetizing caring and supportive friends, family and colleagues. Green aventurine brings forth an abundance of love and financial support as well.
Rose Quartz: I am compassionate and kind. I give love to others and readily accept theirs in return.
Green Aventurine: My heart is open to allow love. Abundance and prosperity are constantly flowing in my life.
Blue stones can be used give you the courage to express your authentic self with wisdom and grace. Put on a turquoise ring to adorn yourself with the intention that you will easily express yourself throughout the day – and be heard.
- Turquoise: I open my consciousness to various forms of expression. I express myself with ease and grace.
Purple crystals bring forth inspired living. Use amethyst to activate your connection with higher consciousness to be in a state of constant contact with Master Guides and angels.
- Amethyst: My ability to know, sense, see, feel, and hear the truth is profoundly aligned with higher wisdom.
White and clear gems can be utilized to align with purity and clarity. Stones like clear quartz and selenite activate the part of you that is connected with the Divine.
- Clear quartz: I am a clear channel of love, light, and well-being. All is well in my life.
- Selenite: I am a spiritual being of Divine love and Divine light.
Allow yourself to replace negative thoughts or fears connected with the goal with the positive statements that the affirmation provides. Repeat the affirmation again and again and soon you’ll find that any negative thoughts and fears disintegrate. Where love and goodness reside there is no room for anything but love and goodness.
The most important thing about working with crystals, minerals, and stones is to remember is that they are simply tools that provide you with a reminder of your intentions and goals.
Learn more about crystals and stones in The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals and Stones by Margaret Ann Lembo.