Botswana Agate: is reputed to stimulate the crown chakra by bringing energy into the auric field. It encourages eternal love and boosts intuitive powers. Botswana Agate can help discover solutions instead of dwelling on problems and helps to explore creativity. It is an excellent stone to aid those wishing to stop smoking as it is excellent for overcoming addictions and self destructive behaviour. It is also great for lifting depression and alleviating stress. Botswana Agate is a stone which aids detoxification and increases fertility, passion, sensuality and sexuality. Botswana Agate can help those who have repressed emotional issues that need to be addressed so that they can let go (release) and heal. Many feel that Botswana Agate has an anti-depressant quality. It can be helpful for those who are struggling to be genuine in their lifestyle, as it promotes an understanding of the need for deeper meaning. Botswana Agate stimulates the exploration of the unknown and furthers ones quest toward the enlightened state. Carry Botswana Agate to promote creative ability in any project or goal. Botswana Agate encourages one to find solutions rather than focusing on negative aspects of daily challenges. Crystal healers like to use Botswana Agate for its soothing and calming qualities. Botswana Agate energizes the auric body and encourages eternal and constant love by bringing in the energies of Universal and Unconditional Love. Botswana Agate is a reminder that we are love and compassion in action. In general, Agates carry a quiet energy that works on the subtle bodies, and are great for achieving stability and balance in many aspects of one’s life. Agates tend to work behind the scenes on the cause, instead of the symptom, of an issue.
Botswana Agate can be used as a positive energy and primary healing stone for smokers who want to quit. All agates including this one, are grounding, stabilizing, centering, harmonizing and soothing. Botswana Agate is a strong healer for any negative energy that affects the eyes, stomach, lymph system, pancreas, skin, blood vessels (no coincidence all these are negatively impacting by smoking!) Emotionally it is so effective for emotional healing in the heart area and it helps remove blocks that prevent the acceptance of love.
Botswana Agate is beneficial to smokers and those wanting to quit smoking. It helps you to look for solutions rather than dwelling on problems. Helps to explore unknown territory and your own creativity. Botswana Agate aids in seeing the bigger picture. Releases repression. It helps the body to assimilate oxygen. Aids depression. It will aid in any quitting smoking program you may already be on. . One must be motivated to quit, and this stone will help reinforce and support that motivation.
Amethyst: The name Amethyst name comes from the Greek word 'amethustos', meaning non-drunk. One of the interesting facts about Amethyst is that the ancient Greeks made cups from the purple stone, as they believed it could prevent you from becoming inebriated. This Amethyst meaning has been found to be true, as healers use it today as it assists you to beat addictions, and this was also believed by the ancient Greeks. If you have addictive habits such as smoking, drinking or drug addictions you may be assisted by wearing Amethyst crystals. It is known as one of the master healers and would be a good choice for anyone with asthma, addictions, headaches, hearing problems, phobias, miscarriage, and menopause or pre-menstrual tension. It promotes restful sleep and is also a good choice for stress and anxiety. It is a potent stone for spiritual healing and growth... and to aid you to beat addictions. Amethyst was used in ancient times to recover from both physical addictions as well as addictive relationships, and became know as the “stone of sobriety”. A natural stress reliever, Amethyst can encourage inner strength. The strong healing energy of Amethyst can transmute lower vibrations to higher frequencies, transforming negative energy to love energy. Overall it is a healer beyond measure for practically everything. Amethyst is particularly well known to treat addictions on all levels and it provides a protective shield around the aura against psychic attack or negativity.
Amethyst crystals emit a strong field of vibrational healing energy... so they are marvelous tools for self healing. If you have addictive habits such as smoking, drinking or drug addictions you may be assisted by using an Amethyst stone. You can combine them with any of the stones ** mentioned above** to help you to beat addictions. Ensure that those crystals that are on you every day, are regularly cleansed.
(thanks to Crystal Healing for Women blogsite for this article)
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