Chinese gemstone philosophy is one of the oldest and the most trusted sciences in the world. Navy blue chalcedony is a very important gem in Feng Shui. The enticing gemstone is known for its strong healing properties other than the soothing effect it extends to the person owning it. Although, comes in huge variety of quartz, navy blue chalcedony is distinctly different from other stones in the family.
Meaning of Chalcedony:
The word is derived from the Latin source which means, “The Stone of Chalcedon”. It exhibits multiple bands of colours like soothing blue, cool lavender, tan, gray, bright yellow, tranquil white, pink, catchy red and various tones of brown. It is also sold under agates and jaspers.
Healing Properties: Usher calmness
If you are missing out on zeal and vigour in life, the gemstone is apt for you. It is known as the ‘Vitality Stone’ and largely worn by men to attract power, wealth and fame.
Navy chalcedony gems and beads are associated with:
- Nourishment and nurture
Wearing the stone on the middle finger of the left hand pacifies the evil effects of the surrounding. It also strengthens the life line. If you wish to have strong friendships and companionship with your partner, wear the amulet made of chalcedony in navy blue.
Health and Chalcedony
Stone experts and metaphysical practitioners recommend the use of Navy blue chalcedony under following conditions in life:
- rare blood-related disorder
- memory degradation
- eye sight issues
- spleen disorders
- lung disorders
- fertility issues
Apart from the usual culprits mentioned above, the gemstone is also known to ease psychological problems among women.
How to benefit more
The Navy Blue Chalcedony Gemstone controls the chakras of Solar Plexus and Sacral. It is said to work effectively for those born under the zodiac of Cancer, Virgo, Sagittarius and Aquarius.
You should buy a navy blue chalcedony that has clear dark surface and minimum mottles. Chances of whitish cloud and brown spots are always high, but they can be polished off by synthetic fabrication. Always buy clear stones for positive aura in life.
To benefit more, you must:
- Wear it around your neck to influence your Throat chakra
- Keep it dipped in water overnight if you are planning to go abroad. It is ruled by Water
- Wear it on moonlit night to extract the power and serenity of the Moon, its ruling planet.
- Always wear it with a ring or chain made of silver metal.
Resemblance with other stones
Despite its unique features, navy blue chalcedony has very strong resemblance with cheaper stones. While buying them, always do a background check if they are natural chalcedony or polished semi-precious gemstones from the family of:
- Moss agate
- Ocean Jasper
Sources of chalcedony
The major producers of Navy Blue Chalcedony Beads are:
- Czech Republic
- Great Britain
- New Zealand