Agate Stones are one of the oldest healing stones in existence today. In many ancient civilizations, it was used on the breastplates of warrior’s armor to bring them strength. It is THE stone that everyone should have for protection. Agate healing properties are very protective and healing, making agate stones wonderful as talismans. They can also bring you courage, emotional strength and self-confidence.
Botswana Agate healing properties protect you from stress and becoming drained of energy. They are also beneficial when used for emotional balance and acceptance of emotions. The agate stone meaning does not change your emotions, but rather helps you come to terms with your feelings. For example, if you are feeling very sad, hold your agate stones and know that that this feeling will pass and that tomorrow will be a better day. Botswana Agate helps to ground, to heal and to reconnect you to your breath. It also helps you to find your own personal, natural rhythm. Many people feel that Botswana Agate has an anti-depressant quality, helping you to release any emotional wounds or negative emotions so that you can be at peace. It also encourages you to find solutions to your problems, rather than focusing on the negative aspects you face on a daily basis.
Click here to learn more about healing crystals and their meanings. Each Botswana Agate Stone will vary slightly in size, shape, color and pattern. Each comes with a card that holds the information about the crystals and their meanings. All are sales final on Tumbled Stones.
How To Use
Carry them with you, meditate with them, lay with them on your body or place them in your space.
To activate your healing stones, sit quietly, holding them in both of your hands. Breathe in the highest white light and then visualize your intention for your tumbled stones. You may also say your intention aloud if you would like. The stones are listening and ready to carry your intention.
Cleansing Your Stones:
Your gemstones will work best when they are cleared and cleansed. So, cleanse and activate them often! Here are some recommended ways to cleanse your healing stones:
1. Place your stones in the soil or branches of a healthy houseplant for 24 hours.
2. Rinse your stones gently with water (you can add some sea salt in it as well). Place your crystals outside under the sun or full moon for at least 4 hours.
3. Immerse your stones in the smoke of a burning Sage stick or Palo Santo stick until they are fully immersed. You will know when they are cleansed, as they will have a more vibrant color.