is an emotional balancer that nurtures love & encourages the brotherhood of humanity. it has the ability to show both sides of an issue. stimulates, clears & activates the heart & the heart chakra. it grounds energy, balances the yin-yang, & aids in achieving one’s highest potential. said to enhance mantra-based meditation, aligning the soul more closely to the vibration. useful “first aid stone” & helps to heal emotional shock/panic by lending a supportive energy to the soul during the process. extremely beneficial in cases of emotional self-destruction, codependency, & abuse. clears away emotional wounds & scars from the past & brings up for transmutation painful emotions such as festering resentment or anger. has a strong resonance with forgiveness & assists in reconciliation after long term pain & abuse. can be used in past-life healing to deal with betrayal & abandonment. promotes unselfish self love & forgiveness, helps in taking back projections that blame the partner for what is really inside the self. useful stone to turn back insults & prevent retaliation. grounds the feeling of love in the physical world. good for mental balance & attention to detail. promotes unconditional spiritual love, self-esteem & sensitivity. recognizes that revenge is self-destructive & promotes remaining calm in dangerous or upsetting situations. balances & integrates physical & mental energies. it builds up confidence & alleviates confusion. an excellent wound healer. can reduce scarring. beneficially affects bone growth & the healing organs, fine-tuning auditory vibrations & stimulates fertility. treats emphysema, inflammation of the joints & arthritis, autoimmune diseases, stomach ulcers & multiple sclerosis. good for the heart & bones.