Stone of Gentleness & Relaxation
Jasper, an aggregate of micro-granular quartz and is usually red, yellow, brown or green in color; and typically opaque. The common red color is due to iron inclusions. Fancy Jasper is distinguished by its multi colored patterns varying from forest green to burgundy and gold.
Ancient Egyptians believed that wearing jasper would increase sexual energy and aid fertility. Native Americans thought jasper had both magical and healing properties and used the stone to connect to the spirits. Jasper is also mentioned in the Bible, which states that the gem is one of the sacred stones that formed Jerusalem.
Metaphysically, Fancy Jasper is considered a stone of gentleness and relaxation, believing it enhances one’s ability to relax by inspiring tranquility, comfort & wholeness.
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