Known as a stone of luck Amazonite is the perfect stone to incorporate into your jewelry design and trinkets as a gesture of good fortune. The thing we love about our Amazonite beads are the bright and vibrant tones throughout each strand. No strand looks exactly alike. Amazonite also sometimes called the ‘Amazon Stone’ is a variety of microcline feldspar. Amazonite gets its name from the Amazon River where similar green colored stones can be found. Dating back to ancient times, Amazonite stones could be found along side Lapis Lazuli and Carnelian in the opulent tombs of royalty and on the jewelry of Kings and Queens of various empires. Amazonite was also commonly used among ancient Native American who carved designs and patterns into the stone fashioning them into rings, bracelets, necklaces and earrings. Although its name Amazonite it is more commonly found near Chelyabinsk, Russia, Pikes Peak, Colorado, Madagascar, Canada and some areas in Brazil.
In many new age metaphysical communities Amazonite is regarded as a powerful healing stone. Amazonite is linked to the throat chakra and is used to help heal and move one past the fear of confrontation and judgement. Amazonite is known as the stone of truth. If Amazonite has found its way into your life it could be a sign that you’re in need of the truth. The healing properties of Amazonite remind us that it’s okay to voice our opinions and that our voices deserve to be heard. It also reminds us to not box ourselves in traditional societal expectations like gender roles and other cultural mores. Amazonite can be used while meditating help clear one's mind and is used to help instill an energy of hope into the owner. Amazonite also gives you the wisdom to recognize genuine compassion and helps energize the heart chakra. Over time Amazonite gently infuses your spirit with your truest intentions. Amazonite is said to also liberate you from confusing and negative influences. Despite how overwhelming life can be Amazonite can be that guiding light through hard times. Amazonite teaches us to see the truth of our inner selves and to love what we see looking back at us.
With our various strands, shapes and sizes of Amazonite we know you’ll be able to find the Amazonite beads that are perfect for you. Your journey to truth and self acceptance begins here.