Jasper Uses and Purposes
carry Jasper to alleviate stress and induce tranquility. Its cleansing effect eliminates negative energy and stabilizes the
aura. It makes an ideal worry or rubbing stone for soothing the nerves and increasing one’s focus, and is a wonderful
stone for banishing nightmares or harmful thoughts.
Jasper is superb for healing and
sustaining the physical and emotional bodies during injury, prolonged illness or hospitalization. Its Earth energies bring
gradual strength and renewed vitality, while helping one to understand and endure these frustrating or painful experiences.
Jasper makes an excellent diet stone, lending emotional support and strength in self-discipline,
as well as boosting physical energy levels. Its slow, steady vibration helps avoid extremes and encourages perseverance.
It is also useful for long periods of fasting.
Jasper is a remarkable talisman for
cutting down or quitting smoking, and may assist in reducing one’s over-consumption of alcohol. It removes harmful
toxins from the system over time, and helps release the emotional triggers that perpetuate the behavior.
This stone may be used to align the energies of the
chakras to facilitate safe astral travel, particularly when placed over the Heart and Navel Chakras. It is highly protective
and grounding, and may also be used to promote dream recall.
Jasper is believed to increase fertility and is conducive to happy pregnancies. It is a powerful
aphrodisiac and a regenerator of sperm, especially when it is combined with Garnet or Topaz.
Jasper Healing Therapies - Overview
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Jasper Physical Healing Energy
Jasper is considered highly restorative for tissue
deterioration of the internal organs, and useful in treating disorders of the kidneys, spleen, bladder, liver and stomach.
It may also aid in balancing mineral content and regulating supplies of iron, sulfur, zinc, and manganese within the body.
Jasper water is soothing
for the digestive system, and is particularly useful as a gem elixir because it does not over stimulate the body. It may
be made by the indirect method, or by letting the stone soak in demineralized water overnight.
is beneficial in staunching blood flow, particularly nosebleeds, and also assists in reducing hemorrhoids. It soothes epilepsy
and gout, and may be used to treat the sensory loss of smell.
Jasper Emotional Healing
Jasper provides a strengthening energy for the emotional body, easing stress and producing
a calm stability. For those sensitive to its vibration, it creates a special aura, a pleasant sensation as it irradiates
throughout the body. It invites feelings of compassion and patience, humility, and even generosity. [Megemont, 101][Mella, 88-89]
A stone of courage,
Jasper imparts determination and tenacity in all pursuits. It encourages one to be honest with oneself when confronting problems,
and helps one recognize and overcome insecurities, fears and guilt. It inspires moving forward assertively, rather than
aggressively, and acts as a reminder to work harmoniously with others.
Jasper Chakra Healing and Balancing Energy
Place any Jasper on the Base Chakra to stabilize and energize the physical body. Laying it over each chakra in turn, will cleanse, boost and realign the
chakras and aura, balancing yin and yang energies as well as aligning the physical, emotional and mental bodies with the
etheric realm. With Jasper’s diverse range of colors, it is marvelous for use in body layouts, and individual colors
should be placed appropriately for specific chakra healing.
See individual Jasper pages for their specific chakra energies.
Jasper Spiritual Energy
Jasper strengthens one’s connection
to the Earth and the spiritual wisdom and sacredness of life that exists in nature. It encourages one to celebrate moments
of beauty in the ordinary and the extraordinary, and to find harmony within the self, and with others. Through meditation
and dream work, Jasper can provide a connection with Earth’s ancient past and allows one to retrieve spiritual knowledge
for use in the present to help heal humanity and the planet.
Jasper Color Energy
Jasper is formed in many magnificent earthy hues. See individual Jasper
pages for the uniqueness of these stones, and for their specific color energies. Multi-colored Jasper carries the properties
of its dominant color.
Meditation with Jasper
All Jaspers provide a calm, harmonious energy for meditation. They are
ideal for grounding and centering at the beginning of a ritual, and ease the transition to a meditative state. Use Jasper
for the first few minutes of any meditation, and then switch to a crystal or particular Jasper that is attuned to the intent
of your session.
Known as “the rain bringer,” Jasper has been revered since
ancient and medieval times as a divining stone of “tempestaries,” magical masters of the wind and rain, called
upon in secret to save harvests in periods of drought, or to save ships from violent storms. Green and Brown Jaspers were
considered the most powerful for this purpose. Jasper was also used by the American Indians for dowsing the land for water,
and Red Jasper was especially helpful in increasing the searcher’s sensitivity to the Earth.
Jasper has also been utilized for divining the future.
Picture Jasper is especially conducive for dream work and visioning, and Black Jasper is an excellent scrying stone.
Dreaming of Jasper signifies love returned.
Jasper and the Angelic Realm
Jasper is a stone of Archangels Haniel and Sandalphon, ruling
the Angelic Principalities.
Jasper Goddess Crystals
Jasper honors Bona Dea, the Roman Earth Goddess of Fertility and the Greek Goddess of Women. She protects women through all of their changes,
and is a skilled healer, particularly with herbs.
Jasper honors Gaia, the Greek Earth Mother Goddess. Born directly out of Chaos, the primal emptiness, she was the first (or one of the
first) beings to appear during the process of creation, and is honored as being the Earth itself.