Amazonite is a transparent to opaque gemstone with a pretty green tone. It is also described as green variety of the mineral known as a “Microcline Feldspar”. Amazonite was named after the Amazon River located in South America. There are no Amazonite deposits that exist in the Amazon region, so presumably this stone is named to its resemblance in color to the green of the tropical rainforest. Amazonita is the gemstone Amazonite mined and cut in slabs of stone. Amazonita has unique and extravagant colors reminiscent of the Amazon river and the rainforest. It is also a statement uniqueness and quiet luxury.
Amazonita – Hope Stone
Known as the “hope” stone, the Amazonite crystal is an excellent manifestation tool, especially when you incorporate its energy into daily meditation practice. Dating back to ancient times, the brilliant blue-green hue of the Amazonite crystal was a distinguishing feature of the lavish and opulent emperor tombs of Egypt. Combined with Lapis Lazuli and Carnelian, the famous gold mask of Pharaoh Tutankhamen is also decorated with Amazonite, bringing the dazzling color of tropical waters to the sacred pyramids. Often regarded as a good luck charm, it was also a distinctive element in jewelry design, particularly with ancient Indians
Whenever you glance at the stone, whether it’s included in a piece of jewelry, as part of your décor, you can imagine the refreshing and life-giving flow of water clearing away negativity left over from past traumas. On a physical level, the heart always lets go, but when it comes to emotions, it’s a little more complicated. People are known to meditate with the Amazonite, asking for clarity and truth to the purpose of life… Amazonita healing properties help you move beyond the fear of confrontation or judgment so you can freely pursue and express your true self and move to more genuine plane of existence.