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Encyclopedia of Vedic Astrology: Remedies: Gems, Chapter VIII, Part – 37

Dr. Shanker Adawal

Utility of Gemstones – Summary (East/West)

Part 1

1. Agate: Protector essence. Protects person from psychic attack. Prevents loss of energy to another person.

2. Amber: Grounds person and stops spacey behaviour Stability.

3. Amethyst: Lifts person to a higher level of consciousness. Aids alcoholics. Do not use with hyperactive people.

4. Apatite: Calms the nervous system.

5. Apophyllite: Vision quest essence. Promotes meditation and emphasizes person’s spiritual qualities.

6. Aquamarine: Mother Nature’s tranquilizer essence. Natural tranquilizer for any kind of stress. Insomnia.

7. Aventurine, (green): Self-worth essence. Promotes values of self through ability to love oneself.

8. Bloodstone: Aids healing of any heart-related injury on any level. Powerful healer.

9. Chrysoprase: For those who are rigid in their mental outlook.

10.  Citrine: Aids in concentration, improves memory for senility or poor memory.

11. Coral: Improves circulation.

12. Diamond: Insights into ourselves.

13. Emerald: Powerful cleanser via the heart; supports the immune system.

14. Fire Opal: High energy, vitality; addresses co-dependence.

15. Flint: Cuts through to root cause or main issue of problem. Grounding.

16. Fluorite: Strengthens mental capacities, helps them to focus. For those in a “Care Givers Role”.

17. Garnet, (red): General vitality and energy boost.

18. Hematite: Aids in stabilizing a person on any and all levels. Grounding.

19. Jade: Digs out repressed, suppressed heart-related issues.

20. Lapis Lazuli: Allows person to communicate more clearly. Speaks up for self, confidence.

21. Moldavite: Heart injury; connecting with the repressed, suppressed root cause., alien consciousness.

22. Moonstone: Feminine integration essence. Getting in touch with feelings, emotions, right brained.

23. Obsidian: Reflection essence. Reflects suppressed, repressed issues and mirrors them back to the person on a conscious level. Reflects negative from others. Protects.


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