This beautiful form of Agate can be found across the United States of America, India and Australia.
Chemical Formula: SiO2
Energy Flow (Projective or Receptive) (Yin or Yang): Receptive, Yin, Divine Feminine.
Deities associated: Bona Dea (Roman), Aurora (Roman), Gaia (Greek), Cerridwen (Celtic), Nyx (Greek), Clota (Celtic), Callisto (Greek), Chirakan-Ixmucane (Mayan), Dione (Phoenician), Itzpapaloti (Aztec) and Jana (Roman).
Magical correspondences: Agriculture, soothing intense mood states, clear communication, tranquility, wealth and abundance, friendship, positive thought, shadow work and introspection, truth, hope, vitality and longevity, growth, earth magic, favor/win, boosting confidence, creativity and innovation and harmony.
Body Systems/ Medical and Psychiatric Conditions this stone may benefit: This gemstone is a great choice for midwives and anyone birthing a baby as it is highly supportive of labor and delivery. It is believed that this gemstone can aid in a speedy recovery from any illness. Moss agate is also said to have anti-inflammatory properties and benefits both circulation and elimination of toxins and wastes. This gemstone may also aid in the communication between brain hemispheres.
*Please don’t ever substitute medical attention from a qualified health professional with witchy/spiritual work. While our spiritual and magickal workings are powerful and effective we should never neglect medical attention or modern science. I am in no way giving you medical advice. I am a health care provider, however, I am NOT a medical doctor so I am not qualified to diagnose or treat.
Astrological signs: Virgo, Aquarius, Gemini and Taurus.
Numerical vibration: 1.
Chakra(s): Root and Heart.
Metals: Mercury and electrum (because of its association with Mercury) and lead and mercury (because of its association with Earth).
Celestial Bodies: Mercury and Earth.
Ideas on how to use Moss Agate in your practice:
- If you are giving birth or aiding someone who is, moss agate would be powerful to have in your possession. It can be worn as jewelry or in a pouch.
- Use in an earth magic spell as this gemstone has a powerful connection to the earth and her energies.
- Carry on you or wear to aid you in balancing intense mood states.
- Add to a witch bottle or pouch made to empower you in performing shadow work.
- Add to a treasure chest in the wealth corner of your home for increased money inflow.
“Llewellyn’s Complete Book of Correspondences” written by Sandra Kynes.
“Cunningham’s Encyclopedia of Crystal, Gem & Metal Magic” written by Scott Cunningham.
“The Crystal Bible” written by Judy Hall.