metaphysical properties of bloodstone


Metaphysical Properties and Meaning of Bloodstone




Bloodstone Properties

Bloodstone, a form of green chalcedony, is an unusual variety of quartz.  It's created in a rock formation rather than crystal points like quartz often does. Bloodstone is a deep shade of green with flecks of red and yellow in it. Most of the time you will find it in polished form which really brings out the beautiful coloring. It is called  bloodstone because the red flecks resemble blood droplets. Hematite is often referred to as bloodstone.

Bloodstone Metaphysical Properties and Meaning

Bloodstone is considered a stone of courage. It was once believed to overcome enemies, to open locked doors and break down blockages. It was carried by soldiers to  avoid being wounded and to stop bleeding. Bloodstone is still used today as a health talisman and to heal illnesses related to the blood and circulatory system. It is worn by athletes to increase power and strength and for victory. Bloodstone may facilitate courage. It's believed to have a calming effect on fears and anger. Bloodstone has long been used to secure victory  in physical battles, competition and on a personal level. Bloodstone may help one have a successful business and is often used in spells to be victorious in court or legal issues. Bloodstone, because of it's ability to increase success, lends well to attracting money. Keep a bloodstone in your wallet for good luck, money and good health. In ancient times, women wore them to ensure a safe pregnancy and easy child birth. Bloodstone can be used to facilitate a communication with the spiritual realms.

Bloodstone Crystal Healing Properties

In crystal healing, bloodstone is used to purify and detoxify the blood, kidneys, liver, spleen, bladder and intestines. It has been used in the treatment of leukemia and other blood disorders. It can also be used in crystal healing for the eye sight.

Disclaimer: Crystal healing is not a substitute for medical advice and treatment. It may be used as a supplement. If you choose to use crystal healing on yourself or others, you do so at your own risk.

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tumbled bloodstone

metaphysical meaning of bloodstone

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tumbled bloodstone

Keep a bloodstone in your wallet, cash register or safe to attract money. Soldiers and athletes should carry one for courage, victory and protection from injury.

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bloodstone dowsing pendulum


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bloodstone dowsing pendulum kit

A bloodstone pendulum is very useful for healers trying to locate energy imbalances in the body. It can be used for any kind of divination. Bloodstone is very good for obtaining spiritual guidance on legal, business, competition or financial issues.


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  • pendulum pouch
  • instructions on how to program and use your pendulum
  • practice tips

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bloodstone runes

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bloodstone runes set

Viking runes are an ancient practice of divining for spiritual guidance using 25 stones with symbols on them. There are different ways to lay them out to seek spiritual guidance on your questions. Runes are used very much like tarot cards but are much easier to learn as there are only 25 rune stones compared to 78 tarot cards.


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  • large rune pouch
  • instructions on rune casting and interpretation

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