Moss Agate

Moss Agate

Chakra: Heart, Throat, and Sacral, align all chakras.

Color: Marbled green effect.

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Planet: Mercury

Appearance: Moss Agate is a form of chalcedony in the Agate family. It is a semi-precious stone made from silicon dioxide. Moss Agate has green-colored minerals throughout, which look like moss. It also has brown or black shades in the patterns. The base of the stone is usually clear or milky white, making the moss-like design all the more striking. 

One of green moss agate’s meanings is that it encourages a sense of tranquillity and emotional balance. It’s said to be extremely helpful to those experiencing a strong sense of aggression or any other overwhelming emotions.

Moss agate brings calm and helps draw us closer to nature. It makes us feel more patient when we need to disconnect from the chaos and bustle of the modern world.

Rarity: Easily to obtain.

Source: United States, Brazil, India, Morocco, Czech Republic, Africa.

Attributes: Despite its name, moss agate doesn’t contain any organic matter. It’s usually formed from volcanic rocks that have been weathered. The majority of moss agate is found as fragments of weathered volcanic rocks. Green moss agate was used mainly for decorative purposes for hundreds of years. It’s said to be able to stabilize one’s aura and eliminate negative energies. It has a potent cleansing effect on the body.

Located near the middle of the breastbone, the heart chakra regulates our interactions with the world beyond ourselves and helps us control and embrace what we resist.

Moss agate is said to help resolve any blockages and balance the heart chakra. This helps bearers understand their needs and emotions clearly and lets them better process the ebbs and flows of emotional relationships, accept any changes that accompany them, and understand their cyclic nature.

Healing: Help strengthen one’s body and build a robust immune system. Agate healing properties include; anti-inflammatory, cleansing of the circulatory system, preventing dehydration, lowering fever, treating colds, flu and infections, helping midwives by motivating smooth delivery, and lessening pain.

Position: Wear for long periods to gain maximum benefits.