is known as the yin/yang stone. said to bring compassion & combats shallowness. helps with grounding, compassion & stress/tension. very calming stone that stimulates the root chakra. can help pull one’s scattered energy in to work where it’s most needed. can aid in resolving difficult situations. can ward off negativity & transmute dense energies into higher frequencies. typically white with black stripes like a zebra, but it also comes in color variations like green, red & brown with white. holds the energy of balance, uniting the energies of the masculine & feminine. also balances the chakras, & the physical, intellectual, emotional & etheric bodies. the “anti-apathy” stone. it allows you to be optimistic, despite life’s stresses & gives you more initiative to tackle those problems. it will encourage you to dare to dream & turn those dreams into reality. allows you to tune into mother earth & find joy in your surroundings. helps with kidney/bladder problems; improves skin, bones & teeth & alleviates muscle spasms. gives access to reserves of energy, stamina & endurance.