Agate is a beautiful semi precious gemstone found in many colors and famous for its use in jewelry and healing.
Agate gemstone is said to greatly increase the self confidence of its wearer. It takes away negativity, sadness and frustration and fills the wearer with positivity and joy.
Agate lives is considered to be an excellent protective stone. It is said to ward off evil energies and keep its wearer or possessor safe from mishaps especially, when kept in Children’s closets or close to their bedside.
Agate gem is said to help the body’s biological cycle and help in improving sleeping disorders or frequent nightmares.
Agate stone makes the person more focused, dedicated and resourceful. It helps the wearer achieve greater productivity at work and concentrate on the task at hand than distracting trivial thoughts.
Agate gives its wearer good perspective, focus and efficient decision making skills.
Agate is believed to be very beneficial and lucky for relationships. It increases understanding and fidelity in marital relationships.
Agate is the Mystical birthstone for September. It is also the birth stone for the Zodiac sign of Gemini. Agate is the accepted gemstone for the 12th and 14th wedding anniversaries.
A very small sample of some of the many agates which are found all over the world. A hard stone, usually within the range of 7-9 on the Mohs scale agates are found in all colors of the rainbow, although green and blue are quite rare.
Agate is a variety of chalcedony formed from layers of quartz which usually show varicolored bands. It usually occurs as rounded nodules or veins. Often tiny quartz crystals form within the stone and add to the beauty and uniqueness of individual stones