Fire Agate Meanings
Keywords: Vitality, Creativity & Will, Sexuality
Chakras: Base, sacral, solar plexus
Zodiac Signs: Aries, Gemini
Fire Agate Crystal Healing Properties:
This stone puts you back in touch with the zest for life. It increases life force energy & stimulates physical energy and vitality. It helps us to take decisive action when unsure. Fire Agate gives courage, passion and motivation. A creative stone that can help with blocked self expression. It is thought to be good for depression, lethargy and low libido.
Fire Agate History and Uses:
Fire Agate, also called Flame Agate, was thought to embody the essence of fire and was therefore used extensively in the practice of alchemy. The flashes of fiery opalescent colour in this stone are a caused by the layers of silica and limonite, iron which diffracts light. Traditionally it was used to give confidence to shy and timid people, helping them to be heard and avoid being bullied.
Fire Agate Geological Description:
Fire Agate is a type of Chalcedony formed during the volcanic Tertiary period when hot water saturated with silica and iron oxide seeped into cracks in rocks. It has a trigonal crystal structure and a hardness of 7. Excellent examples of Fire Agate come from north Mexico and south western USA.
Affirmation: I embrace my body and the physical world taking pleasure in all of my life.