Agate is composed of microscopic crystals of Quartz laid down in colorful bands or ribbons. The appearance of agate is waxy and soft. Almost always translucent and occasionally transparent.
FOUND IN: ARGENTINA, AUSTRALIA, BRAZIL, GERMANY, MEXICO, MOROCCO & USA
Agate is a semi-precious gemstone, and defined as a “banded chalcedony”, or a variety of quartz, filled with a translucent, multicolored chalcedony, some with parallel bands. The composition is silica with a variety of trace elements. The names of agate varieties are chosen for their appearance or how they are cut. Therefore, there are many agate “varieties”
Agates are grounding stones. They help obtain a better physical/emotional balance. They work to raise consciousness. Purple Agate is the stone of meditation and spiritual transformation. This stone works on the upper Chakra. It assists in allowing trust with your own intuition and opens the spiritual flood gates to a realm of endless possibilities. It gives us the space to “be” our spiritual selves and clears the mind for extraordinary vision and insight.
Purple Agate is a gemstone with a meaning and properties of talisman. It has been valued as a powerful protecting gemstone. It would protect the owner from various kinds of disaster. The talisman effect of Purple Agate is also effective for others.
Further to this…..
Has a connection to the violet flame of St. Germain.
It brings a very loving and heart felt frequency to the
carrier of this stone.
It also connects to the crown chakra making this a powerful
spiritual stone for the heart to the crown and down.
Balances Yin and Yang of the mental, emotional, and physical. It stabilizes the aura and eliminates negativity. Aids in strengthening sight, and promote fidelity in a marriage