"I have been a seeker and I still am. But I stopped asking the books and the stars and started listening to the teaching of my soul." - Rumi
JADE is a stone of the heart and has a beneficial effect on all heart (4th) chakra related issues. It can attract and enhance love of all kinds. It is also a stone of fidelity and generosity. It is considered to be good for the physical heart and for emotional balance and stability. Itincreases self-reliance and is also very helpful as a stone of abundance.
AMETHYST is a meditative and calming stone which works in the emotional, spiritual, and physical planes to promote calm, balance, and peace. It is also used to eliminate impatience. In the psychic and spiritual realms, amethyst is an all-purpose stone that can increase spirituality and enhance intuition and psychic powers of all kinds. It does this by making a clear connection between the earth plane and other planes and worlds. Amethyst is also excellent for meditation and lucid dreaming. It also protects against psychic attacks, especially during spiritual work.
CITRINE is a solar plexus chakra stone used metaphysically to increase, magnify and clarify personal power and energy and creativity. This increased personal power can be used for the focused intent of the individual, as it brings will power as well.
OBSIDIAN is a very protective stone, and is excellent for removing negativity. It is also excellent protection against psychic attacks. In particular obsidian protects the gentle from abuse, and is used to cut attachment cords. It is a healing and grounding stone. Obsidian is also an excellent manifestation stone. It sharpens and focuses internal and external vision, and helps get in touch with buried issues before they explode.