Spiritual Guide to our minerals and crystals
Angelite or anhydrite is considered a stone of the New Age. It is said to have the property of raising the spiritual consciousness of its bearer (evolution) and promoting communication with the angelic kingdom. His function is to raise the level of consciousness of the human being and put him in contact with higher beings and wisdoms. It is able to create a protective magnetic field around the person who wears it or the place where it is placed, as if it were your guardian angel.
Aragonite is believed to be a healing stone that is connected to earth an helps calm energies. It is very useful in times of stress for its ability to center energies. It is said to stabilize the base and earth chakras. Psychologically it teaches patience and acceptance and, mentally, it helps to focus on the issue at hand, giving the mind flexibility and tolerance. It teaches acceptance and patience, especially helpful to those who feel they have too much responsibility.
Just like its sister stone, the regular aragonite, Peruvian Pink Aragonite is a reliable earth-healer and grounding stone. This variaty of aragonite, however, is reinforced by its pink lines. Pink represents sweetness, tranquility, femininity, compassion and love. The gentle energy it transmits supports and rekindles relationships, bringing joy, passion and satisfaction.
Another incredible characteristic of this unique stone, is that it is fluorescent (under UV light) and phosphorescent (emits light after UV light is switched off). This very special stone is only known from Peru and is an exclusive stone of Gemrock Peru.
Sodalite is said to allow you to unite logic with intuition and open up spiritual perception while stimulating the third eye and deepening meditation. It instills a desire for truth and an idealistic drive, enabling you to be true to yourself and defend your beliefs. Psychologically it brings emotional balance, enhances self-esteem, self-acceptance and self-confidence. Your guardian angel and good luck charm that always accompanies you.
Another fascinating characteristic of sodalite is that it is a fluorescent stone that lights up orange when exposed to UV-light.
The caramel stone is an exclusive stone of Gemrock Peru and has been discovered in 2018 in the Peruvian desert. It offers us a rich and creative mix of shades of brown, being a pleasant color for the human eye. Brown is the color of connection and grounding and is the natural color of the earth’s surface.
Brown gemstones correspond to the root chakra, grounding, and nutrition. They are used to ground, nurture and calm pain. They are stabilizing and supportive stones with a gentle energy that help you integrate your feelings and experiences and create a balanced life.
Chrysocolla is said to be a calm stone that offers you support, helps you meditate and communicate. Inside the home it expels all kinds of negative energies. It is beneficial for relationships that have become difficult.
The chrysocolla calms, cleanses and energizes all the chakras, aligning them with the divine. Emotionally, it relieves guilt and brings joy.
This variaty of Azurite was discovered in 2018 in an artisanal mine in Tarma, Peru. It also contains quartz.
In crystal healing, azurite enhances creativity and inner wisdom because it cleanses and activates the third eye chakra. Azurite in crystal healing is said to also be beneficial if you have trouble concentrating because it increases intuition and spiritual wisdom by helping to clear the mind of negative psychic debris and thought patterns that no longer serve you.
Quartz on the other hand is known as the spirit stone because it is believed to enhance our connection between the spiritual and physical worlds by containing light throughout the color spectrum. It increases clarity of thought and sharpness of perception, loosens blocked emotions, strengthens the aura, brings calm, increases energy levels and brings spiritual peace.
Peruvian Cuantum Cuatro is a mixture of chrysocolla, malachite and quartz, thus creating an extremely powerful stone.
Chrysocolla is said to be a calm stone that offers you support, helps you meditate and communicate. Inside the home it expels all kinds of negative energies. Chrysocolla calms, cleanses and energizes all the chakras, aligning them with the divine. Emotionally, it relieves guilt and brings joy.
Malachite clears and activates the chakras and attunes to spiritual guidance. It opens the heart to unconditional love. Encourages risk-taking and change, breaks unwanted ties and outworn patterns, and teaches how to take responsibility for one’s actions, thoughts and feelings.
Quartz is known as the spirit stone because it is believed to enhance our connection between the spiritual and physical worlds by containing light throughout the color spectrum. Increases clarity of thought and sharpness of perception, loosens blocked emotions, strengthens the aura and increases energy levels.
Cherry blossom stone® consists most likely of white orthoclase with small patches of pink thulite, featuring the coloration of cherry blossoms. In the internet it is widely known and sold as “Cinnabrite”.
However, “cinnabrite” is a fantasy name. It may have been derived from the scientific name “Cinnabarite” referring to pinkish red cinnabar. Some people think that cherry blossom stone® is composed of cinnabar and quartz, but that is incorrect.
Another misconception is that “Cinnabrite” would consist of scapolite (white) and “pink epidote”. While it is correct that the pinkish mineral Thulite, forming the dots, is part of the epidote family, it is not epidote. In fact it is Clinozoisite which is one of the variations of zoisite.
Cinnabrite is known as “The Merchant’s Stone” because it attracts money and wealth. Cinnabrite also encourages the development of your intuition and increases spiritual insight. Cinnabrite works within the Sacral Chakra, resonating in your centre of personal power.
Peruvian Black Jade (also known as lemurian jade) is a caracteristic black stone with lots of small pyrite dots and thin pyrite veins.
It is said that black jade is used to combat tiredness, fatigue, lack of energy and stress. Black jade is an etheric bodyguard and a stone of protection. Its strong elemental energy protects not only the physical body, but also protects against negative forces or entities, energy vampires, and people who project anger and aggression.
Lapis Lazuli is the stone of mental and psychological health used by the ancient Egyptians to access sacred knowledge. It is often referred to as the “Stone of Paradise” as it aids in the quest for the heavenly being. It is believed to awaken psychic abilities by helping you recognize intuition and spiritual guidance, but most of all, it purifies the mind, body, and spirit of toxins and negativity. Exactly what we need in our everyday life.
Leopard jasper encourages the warrior nature and helps to vigorously pursue and achieve goals. It also helps to maintain mental balance. It is the stone of truth, as it helps the carrier to detect false and hypocritical situations. It is a useful stone for students and for those who are dedicated to research, since it enhances memory. For shamans, it was the stone that favored the link with the animal spirit totem.
Manganocalcite is said to be a deeply loving and nurturing stone that helps us to be kind to ourselves. It is a powerful stress reliever that relieves anxiety and tension; It also eliminates fears and reduces nightmares. It is an excellent tool to use with energy healing like Reiki due to its ability to amplify energy.
Nefrite is a type of green jade. If you’re feeling low and passionless, this can be because of the accumulated negative energies in your aura. Nephrite-Jade is a protective stone that will transmute these negative energies in your life into positive and uplifting ones.
Nephrite-Jade will enhance your confidence. It will make you see all the things that you can achieve in your personal, professional, and spiritual life.
Pinolite is said to dissipate negativity and create a relaxing and positive environment. The constructive vibrations of this stone also release the unpleasant energies that reside in the inner soul of the user and motivate them to lead their life in a more serene way. Pinolite has the propensity to instill a deep peace in the intellect and the heart to reach the highest state of meditation. It is believed that the powerful vibrations of the chakra increase visualization along with the imaginative power of the person, as their energies rotate towards the third eye.
Pink opal is a stone like no other. It is known as the “stone of spiritual awakening” and its color varieties range from pale pink to lavender, passing through cream-colored tones with lots of white veins. Pink opal is mainly found in Peru and inside of Peru it is restricted a few hills in the Ica desert.
It is considered a stone of relaxation and internal renewal that also favors the affairs of the heart. The pink opal gem has a protective energy that allows it to ward off negative energies, deflect harmful vibrations and purify what surrounds us.
Peruvian Black Iris Opal® is an exclusive stone of Gemrock Peru. It was discovered in 2018 in the Peruvian desert. This Peruvian variaty of black opal forms a pattern resembling the one of the human iris.
Dark colored stones do deepen our connection to all things physical (being natural). They help us to alleviate the fears, specifically the ones associated with our physical existence here on earth. They act as a shield, protecting and deflecting negative energy. All dark stones, black, brown and dark gray, are associated with the root chakra and with survival here on earth. They govern our relationship with the physical world and our bodies.
Pyrite is an excellent energy shield. It blocks and cuts off negative energy at all levels. It is a very positive stone, it facilitates contact with one’s own abilities, stimulating the flow of energy. Psychologically relieves anxiety and frustration. Boosts self-esteem and confidence. Pyrite is known as the stone of money and abundance.
Warning: There are unscrupulous Peruvian companies that sell Trujillo pyrite and falsly declare it to be Pyrite from Huanzala. This particular pyrite contains a lot of arsenic and is highly toxic.
The pyrite that is sold worldwide for energy and healing purposes should always come from the Huanzala Mine in Peru. We recommend you buy only pyrite from Huanzala. Currently Gemrock Peru is the exclusive buyer for all pyrite from Huanzala mine and the only legal exporter. There is no guarantee for the healthyness of so called Huanzala pyrite from any other Peruvian non-legal exporter. Only Gemrock Peru can provide a official “certificate of origin” that proves the origin ofour Pyrite from Huanzala.
A charming combination of minerals, rhodonite (red) and epidote (black), formed by nature.
Rhodonite is said to symbolize friendship, encourage forgiveness and reconciliation.
Epidote is a stone of harmony and self-confidence, it strengthens the sense of individual identity and the perception of the world and the inner being.
Rosophia is made up of a mixture of rosy-red moonstone (feldspar), quartz, and biotite particles. The moonstone and feldspar component of the stone give it a decidedly feminine feel and the quartz for its unusual strength. It is a stone of the heart. Spiritually, Rosophia can facilitate problem solving related to feelings of lack of self-worth, fear of the future, distrust of other people, and all kinds of stress-related difficulties. It helps to break free of the negative patterns created by old hurts, in this life or in past lives, and helps to remember repressed material, if necessary, to release it.
Peruvian Rosophia was found 2019 by Gemrock Peru in the Peruvian desert near Paracas.
The serpentine stone was believed to have the ability to ward off evil spirits and protect from bad energies and the evil eye. Today the serpentine stone is said to be able to regulate mood swings, calm stress, decrease anxiety and even protect against negative influences that could cause depression or heaviness. It helps to achieve the peace of mind necessary to solve problems correctly, achieve deeper spiritual exploration and meditation, and cleanse the chakras.
Huanucite is a dark red type of jasper with milky quartz veins, originating in the peruvian department of Huánuco.
Red Jasper is connected to the base chakras which is why it holds such strong protective properties. It helps us to feel grounded in this world and has an uncanny ability to stir up our life force by shaking stagnant energy out from all of our energy points – from the Sacral Chakra to the Heart Chakra. Along with boosting our life force energy, Red Jasper is also known for rousing your kundalini serpent.
Stromatolites are fossilized layered deposits of algae within ancient sedimentary rock. These old single-celled organisms are believed to be some of the first forms of life on this planet.
It is said that stromatolites help connect one to ancient Earth and the energies Mother Nature emanated a few billion years ago. This time period was filled with a more pure and unfeathered energy that was in an innocent, infantile state. These vibrations filled Earth’s ever-growing environment with life-force energy capable of enhancing plant and microbiological life. This extinct energy is trapped within this crystal and can be channeled into your soul through deep meditative sessions.