Black agate seeks to balance the energy in their environments and to input positive energy according to their color. Black agates are good for sustaining positive energy, balancing out and removing negative energies.
Agate Family of Stones
Agates are grounding stones. They assist in bringing about emotional, physical and mental balance. They harmonize Yin/Yang and positive/negative energies, soothe and bring clarity and concentration to all situations. Agates heal emotional trauma providing that sense of safety and security by dissolving tension.
Agate improves your energy and confidence. It gently shows you the truth of situations. This stone helps with emotional balance, offering courage, balance, endurance to body, mind, spirit. It smooths and stabilizes the aura and helps precision of inner sight. Agate helps you to get in touch with your inner self. It transmutes dark emotions, such as jealousy, bitterness, and resentment, and promotes self-acceptance and forgiveness.
In ancient Mesopotamia, stones of agate were engraved with seals. These were symbols of power and authority.
Ancient Romans used agate to create mortar and pestles to grind their medicines.
Legends state that eagles carry pieces of agate to their nest to protect their young.
Agate is associated with Archangel Michael.
Agates are semi-precious gemstones and are a variegated form of chalcedony. There are thousands of types of agate. Black Agate can be found throughout Africa, as well as in Brazil.
While chakra support varies according to color and type, these stones can generally stabilize and cleanse all the chakras. Black agate is primarily associated with the root chakra.
You can place this stone in full moon moonlight to energize. It can also be moved through sage smoke or incense, placed in rice, or buried in the earth over night.
This stone is associated with Capricorn.
Black Agate is thought to help relieve bone and joint pain.
Disclaimer: Crystal meanings and spiritual healing lore are not a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. They are presented as spiritual supports to healing and other life issues. See a doctor or licensed medical practitioner for all health issues.
Black Agate at Crystal Life
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