Moonstone is considered a sacred stone in India. Its luminescence - cold and soft at the same time - symbolizes reflexion and tenderness.
Talismans & amulets
Ring with a Moonstone is a talisman for those in love, especially if their loved ones are far away. This is a great stone for Doctors and Nurses as it helps them to master their emotions when seeing human suffering on a daily basis.
When carried in contact with the skin, this stone helps to fight renal colic, epilepsy, depression, a chronic jaundice, hormonal disorders and endocrine system diseases. Moonstone has a positive influence on stomach activity, as well as spleen, pancreas and hypophysis. It improves circulation of lymph in lymphatic vessels. Mounted in silver, Moonstone is especially beneficial against nervous diseases, tuberculosis and dropsy. Moonstone was also prescribed against insomnia. It makes dreams pure, bright, easy to remember. Moonstone also treats somnambulism. Placed under the pillow, Moonstone will bring a deep relaxing sleep. A contemplation of a Moonstone heals eye diseases and calms the mind.
This crystal has the opposite effects of an opal stone. Rather than emphasizing and exaggerating emotions, it has a calming and soothing effect. Its gentle light removes feelings of fear, helps to go through stressful situations. It is "an emotional equalizer” - it removes emotional flashes, transforming a rough behaviour into a softer and more flexible one. Modern astrologists believe that Moonstone helps to grow thin. It guards the family, revives love, favours all good undertakings. Moonstone embodies positive qualities of the Moon and brings happiness to everyone. It also promotes spiritual growth.
Chakra Four: Anahata and Chakra Seven: Sahasrara. Can also be used on any misbalanced chakra.