Amazonite Meanings

Truth, communication, harmony

Chakras: Heart, throat

Element: Water

Zodiac Signs: Virgo, Aquarius

Number: 5

Amazonite Crystal Healing Properties

Amazonite’s energy is thought to be that of personal truth, allowing us to express our heart’s truth through communication. It is believed to open and clear the throat chakra. As such, it may help those who tend to repress expressing their thoughts and feelings due to fear of confrontation or conflict. Also, this stone is felt to assist us in identifying how our words have created our current reality. As a result, it shows us how to change our vocabulary or communication style to reflect a higher, more aligned reality. This stone is believed to help those who are unclear about what they have to offer the world by gently pointing them toward their gifts and unique knowledge.

Amazonite History and Uses

Amazonite has been used as jewellery by Mesopotamian cultures and in India, Egypt, Sudan, Central and South America since ancient times. It varies in shades of green from bright verdigris to pale turquoise. Its name is derived from the Amazon River in Brazil. It has been traditionally used to build harmonious relationships. In effect, it is thought to help curb the tendency to express oneself using sarcastic and critical words.

Amazonite Geological Description

Amazonite is an alkali feldspar mineral. A potassium, aluminium silicate with a hardness of 6 to 6.5. It is found in Russia, Brazil, Madagascar and the USA

Affirmation: I speak and live my highest truth and I call forth its manifestation in the world.