Bloodstone | Indian | Flat Oval
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 it’s “magical” properties. These magical properties included invisibility and healing a nose bleed. The bloodstone known as Indian is translucent, v what is know as the regular or African which is opaque.
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 bloodstone 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.