Origin: (1657) Used in ancient times for weapons, utensils and ornaments. Ancient China revered stone, it having the five cardinal virtues of charity, modesty, courage, justice and wisdom.
Description: Vitreous colourless, greenish-grey, greenish-blue, purple.
Source: China, Canada
Healing Properties: Considered to be a fortunate stone, promoting prosperity, preventing health troubles and prolonging one’s life. Balances one’s needs with one’s requirements, realising that of importance together with self-assuredness, reliance and sufficiency. Aids dream recall. Inspires peace and wisdom. Strengthens heart, kidneys, spleen and promotes healthy hair.