is a calming, grounding stone that protects the wearer from negative energies. it brings peace, harmony & luck. wonderful in the decision-making process, as it blocks distractions, allowing for the best results to reveal themselves. traditionally known as a gemstone of royalty & power. others recognize it for its healing & stabilizing energies, which helps relieve anxiety & remove negative emotions developed from fear. assists the body to heal itself, helps with bladder & kidney problems, & eases the pain of arthritis & other joint illnesses, especially in the hips. also helps with fluid retention, high blood pressure & imbalances in blood sugar levels.