fb pixel

Mother of Pearl (or Nacre) attracts prosperity, heightens intuition, and transmutes negative energy by connecting to ancestral energies. Through its gentle energy and connection the the water, this gemstone soothingly purifies environments. As the name may imply, it is believed to have a special affinity for protecting children.

Historical Folklore

Mother of Pearl is commonly associated with royalty, as it has been found adorning the tombs of several historical crypts.

In the past, creatures that contained this material were considered extremely valuable.


Mother of Pearl is created when tiny stone and crystal particles form together inside of mollusks and shelled creatures. Oysters and Abalones are the most common producers of this gemstone. As such, it can be found wherever these creatures reside.

Chakra Association

This gemstone resonates with the third eye, heart, and crown chakras.


You can place mother of pearl in full moon moonlight to energize. It can also be moved through sage smoke or incense, placed in rice, or buried in the earth overnight.

Astrological Association

Mother of pearl is sometimes associated with Pisces.

Health Folklore

Mother of Pearl is believed to be helpful for high blood pressure and wound healing.

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.

Mother of Pearl at Crystal Life

We hand-select all our stones here at Crystal Life. After hundreds of thousands of years in the earth, they are eager to begin work with their new human partners! When stones arrive at Crystal Life they are welcomed warmly by staff members and the store’s resident nature spirits. The stones are energetically cleared on a regular basis, to help them maintain their own inherent peaceful characteristics and personalities while being visited by so many store guests.

We would love to stay connected with you via our various avenues of communication – Facebook, PinterestInstagramYouTubeTwitter and the Nature Spirit Community.  You can also sign up for our weekly newsletter at the bottom of this page. 

Check out all of Crystal Life‘s mother of pearl products here!

Learn more about the metaphysical properties of stones by visiting our Crystal and Gemstone Dictionary!

    Your Cart
    Your cart is emptyReturn to Shop