N E P H R I T E - J A D E
Zodiac stone: Aries, Taurus & Pisces
Nephrite Jade is a protective stone that will transmute negative energies in your life into positive and uplifting ones. It will ward off negative vibrations and cleanse your auric fields of them. Nephrite Jade is associated with the Heart chakra, it is not only a stone of prosperity and abundance, but also a crystal of love and good vibes. It is all about well-being and gentleness, positivity on the long term. Nephrite Jade can instill a sense of calm and well-being, and can help to increase one's enjoyment of life. Nephrite Jade promotes confidence and calms the nervous system.
In Asia, Jade is revered as a noble stone. In antiquity, its medicinal use was subject to strict laws and breaking a Jade object was immediately punishable by death. It was accorded solar qualities, accredited with yang energy, and was believed to be a panacea, the remedy for all diseases. Since Jade was considered a stone to inspire the mind to quick and precise decisions, ancient traders would hold it in the palm of the right hand while making business transactions. Ancient Greeks used the soothing and healing color for ailments of the eyes, placing a piece of Jade directly on the eyelids or in a cleansing eye solution. Others ground Jade into powder and used it as an antidote for snake and rodent bites, or as an elixir for stomach ailments.
Nephrite Jade's affirmation is: "My relationships are harmonious and I am on the right track for my personal growth."