Composed of deep green Chalcedony and small dots of Red Jasper, Bloodstone is used to purify and detoxify the body, increase energy and strength, remove blockages, and create a smooth and constant energy flow throughout the body. It’s said that it can help bring love into a difficult situation and help ground any negative energy that surrounds the issue.
This stone can be used to enhance the function of the mind, bringing clarity and understanding to subjects that are unfamiliar to the user. It can help enhance our intuition by stimulating our dreams and can enhance creativity as well as help combat fatigue, irritability, and confusion.
Used as a talisman of good health and long life, it can help cleanse any negative energy as well as purify the blood, detoxify the liver, kidney, and spleen. It’s a wonderful stone that benefits all of the organs and regulates the blood flow.
Often given to children as a talisman against bullies or physical or emotional threats and give them strength when adjusting to new circumstances. It’s used as a good luck charm for athletes, sport competition, or matches.
Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual Purposes
On a physical level, Bloodstone can be used for patients who suffer anemia, blood clots, bronchitis, cancer, strokes, tumors, muscular cramps or spasms, and nose bleeds. It’s useful to ward off colds, flu, infections and inflammation and boosts the immune system.
Bloodstone is often used to purify the blood and help promote a healthy spleen, liver, kidneys, bladder, pancreas and intestines as well as the lungs, lymphatic system, colon, circulation, bone marrow, and heart.
It’s associated with birth and birthing process and is great for women during the childbearing years. It stimulates nutrient-rich blood and hormonal balance and can prevent miscarriages. It eases the birthing process by providing strength during labor and supportive vibrations so the baby travels easily through the birth canal. It can also alleviate PMS and menstrual disorders and stabilizes hormones through menopause.
On an emotional level, this stone can be used to treat aggression and anger and promote courage, compassion, gentleness, and unselfishness. It calms the emotional body by dispelling confusion and enhances decision making.
Bloodstone encourages the feelings of self-worth, self-confidence, and self-sufficiency. It increases mental clarity, aids in decision making, and can give the user a mental boost when he or she lacks motivation since it revitalizes the mind and body when it’s exhausted.
It’s often used as a talisman for facing realities of physical morality and death. Its powers of strength and courage allows the user to look unflinchingly at the truth, even when an illness can’t be cured and promotes the user to move forward in the most appropriate way.
Bloodstone teaches that chaos often precedes transformation and guides one in knowing when it’s appropriate to strategically withdraw from situations and when flexibility and taking the right action will help one to remain true to one’s own path.
As a grounding stone, it enhances the user’s capacity to function with strength, determination, and courage by providing emotional support during times of adversity. It’s also very helpful in misunderstandings or difficulties with moms and can help mothers bond with their baby after a traumatic birth or being separated from their child for a while.
On a spiritual level, Bloodstone focuses more on the Base or Root Chakra as well as the Heart Chakra. It helps the user to ground and protect the soul on many levels, heightening one’s intuition, dispelling mental confusion, and can help keep out negativity as well as undesirable entities. It can promote awareness, humility, prosperity, and help the user serve humanity.
This stone can also be used to dispel negative patterns and allows the user to live in the presents without letting the past cause any trauma. When it’s used in meditation, it can bring a calm and harmonious energy that helps a lot when it comes to grounding and centering. It’s said that when you meditate with it, the user will create a direct union with the Divine or Source.
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Source: Crystal of the Week: Bloodstone