is a symbol of purity & serenity. said to increase love & nurturing. protective stone, keeps wearer from harm & brings harmony. attracts good luck and friendship. signifies wisdom gathered in tranquility. associated with the heart chakra. stabilizes the personality & integrates the mind with the body & promotes self-sufficiency. releases negative thoughts & soothes the mind. stimulates ideas & makes tasks seem less complex so that they can be acted upon immediately. a “dream stone” when placed on forehead, brings insightful dreams. aids emotional release, especially of irritability. encourages you to become who you really are. it assists in recognizing yourself as a spiritual being on a human journey & awakens hidden knowledge. a cleaning stone, aiding the body’s filtration & elimination organs. calms the nervous system & channels passion in constructive ways. can be used to harmonize dysfunctional relationships. said to bless whatever it touches. treats kidneys & supra-adrenal glands, removes toxins, rebinds cellular & skeletal systems, & heals stitches. assists fertility & childbirth. works on the hips & spleen. balances the fluids within the body & the water-salt/acid-alkaline ratios.