Bloodstone has been a vital stone in the history of human beings for centuries. Mined for over 5,000 years, bloodstone has been prized as a jewelry, cups, insignias, as a talisman, and for its “magical” properties. These magical properties included invisibility, healing a nosebleed, controlling the weather, and preserving health and youth.
Bloodstone is known as the hero’s stone. Helps you recognize the benefit of turmoil prior to renewal. Blood cleanser, emotional balancer. Excellent for women to stabilize the drain of the monthly cycle; for men who work around fire and earth energies. Dynamic courage.
Bloodstone Folklore | History
Also known as blood jasper and heliotrope.
Believed to control the weather and banish evil by the ancients.
Called the Stone of Babylon by Alexander the Great.
Ancient magicians believed it could make them invisible.
Because of the red flecks of blood, for a time bloodstone was called, “Christ’s Stone.”
Bloodstone can be classified as a quartz or a chalcedony, but is actually a combination of the two.
Bloodstone Chakra Association
Base, Sacral, Higher Heart
Cleanses and aligns the lower chakras.
Cleanse in by running through incense or smudge smoke, place on brown rice, run through non-tap water.
Energize in full moon light.