Jade: A Powerful Beauty
Symbols of Jade:
Harmony · Humanity · Intelligence · Power · Protection · Luck · Prosperity · Strength · Guidance · Peace · Balance · Beauty
The vibrant stone Jade has been a very special stone to Asian cultures for thousands of years, in art, jewelry, religious practices and ceremonial life. It has long been believed that Jade attracts good luck, brings balance to the Heart Chakra, and increases prosperity. What a powerful little stone! It is also a protective stone, often used by travelers to keep them safe from harm. Take a Jade bracelet with you on all of your wanderlust journeys!
Many believe that this magical gem holds a link between the physical and spiritual worlds, encompassing the yin and the yang. Wearing a Jade bracelet or necklace can help guide you into balance! It's connected to the Heart Chakra and should be kept in contact with your skin to balance the body and align the chakras. Keep it close to your heart for the most benefits! In meditation, Jade imparts a feeling of serenity, soothes and calms the mind, and assists in the release of negative thoughts. Try wearing Jade to your next yoga class!
Jade has a rich cultural history as well! The polish and brilliance of the stone is considered by the Chinese to be representative of purity while its compactness and hardness reflect intelligence. Justice is represented by its angles and the sound produced by it when it is struck is a symbol of music. The color of Jade stone depicts loyalty while its flaws reflect sincerity. The Chinese also value Jade because of its brightness, representing heaven, while its substance is representative of the earth. You can see why Jade is so cherished; it's a beautiful stone with a beautiful meaning behind it!
On a physical level, Jade has a powerful and calming vibration that’s highly protective. Whenever you feel the need to recharge your energy or protect yourself from illness, try stroking the stone with your hands!
Jade's colors can range in abundance of shades -- from light creamy greens to much darker tones; even in greyish, white, pink, purple, yellow, black and multicolored. This stone not only has a wide range of healing properties, but is also a beautiful creation of nature! We're celebrating this gorgeous Jade stone all month with 20% off all of our Jade products through March!
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Fun Fact: Emperors used to drink a mixture of pounded jade and herbs in an attempt to become immortal!
Written by Micaela Ideker