Solar Plexus Chakra and Self-Esteem Crystals and Gemstones
A reference for those interested in gemstones and crystals that help self-esteem and willpower or the solar plexus chakra
You need stones for the solar plexus chakra or the energy in your body that fuels your self-esteem and will power. You already know what it is, but you need tools to help channel that energy, I got you.
Disclaimer: It is not recommended that you utilize these crystals and gemstones as a replacement for modern medicine and/or therapy.
Linked to: Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, the sun
Metaphysical Properties: helps with cleansing, regeneration, carries the power of the sun, increases creativity, transmutes and grounds negative energy, enhances manifestation of abundance, (these abilities work best when citrine is worn on the skin, like a necklace or a bracelet).
Physical/Emotional/Mental Properties: helps wearer see and give joy, reverses self-destructive behavior, grants inner peace, but also energizes, balances emotion, boosts optimism and concentration, encourages individuality, helps digestion, helps blood circulation, balances hormones, helps one confront fears, can help with Alzheimer’s
Linked to: Leo, Aquarius, sun
Metaphysical Properties: grounding, once believed to harness souls, heals and cleanses, absorbs and transmutes negative energies, shields against psychic vampirism (people who drain energy from you); Amber is linked to many myths and deities and can be used as an item for an altar or a tool for invocation.
Physical/Emotional/Mental Properties: brings peacefulness, warmth, improves memory, helps depression, helps joints, natural antibiotic
Linked to: Leo
Metaphysical Properties: aids spiritual work (especially pathworking), clears burdening emotions (guilt, regret), channels positive energy, good stone for shamanism, helps with dowsing and dream recall, balances yin/yang energy, unifies energies on different planes
Physical/Emotional/Mental Properties: helps digestion and sexual organs, pain relief, helps those who are accident prone, brings courage, helps with problem solving, brings determination and decreases stress.
Linked to: 1, 4, 33, Leo
Metaphysical Properties: boosts personal power, opens one to spiritual journeying, balances energy, brings protective energies, purifies, transforms dense energy, helps balance chakras, helps with scrying (viewing an object that is reflective or translucent and provides insight on things otherworldly), great for a healing wand, removes blockages
Physical/Emotional/Mental Properties: helps detoxification, helps with paranoia, helps with dyslexia, improves hand-eye coordination, produces electricity under pressure, possesses devic (fairy, earth elemental) energies, balances right and left hemispheres of the brain, helps one self-reflect, inspires compassion, attracts prosperity
Linked to: 1, Leo, Libra, Sun
Metaphysical Properties: links to wearer’s life plan/path (usually for the current incarnation, but can link to other lifetimes), helps with completing karmic contracts, brings protection, improves intuition, helps one to nurture themselves, linked to deities that provide luck and fortune, connected to the power of the sun, removes “hooks” (unhealthy links) from manipulative people/beings
Physical/Emotional/Mental Properties: helps one see the positive light in bad situations, helps one realize their self-worth, wards off depression, helps someone say “no” if they had a hard time doing so, helps one to stop being too self-sacrificing or making sacrifices that bring them more harm than help, ward away feelings of discrimination, wards off feeling disadvantage, prevents fear of abandonment, reverses the concept of failure into opportunity, helps sexual problems, promotes self-healing, pain reliever
Golden or Honey Calcite:
Linked to: 8, Leo, Cancer
Metaphysical Properties: this stone is known to eliminate negative energy, helps one get into a relaxed state of mind, helps with contacting spiritual guidance or spirit guides, improves communication with one’s higher self, aids in improving will power, amplifies all metaphysical or psychic abilities, teaches discernment, improves emotional intelligence
Physical/Emotional/Mental Properties: wards of laziness and emotional stress, can help with healing skin and tissue, improves one’s immune system, can encourage an optimistic mindset, enhances bone strength
If you’re happy with the information in this article, send me a Tweet @authentikei. I will be doing the rest of the chakras and their stones very soon. If you have an online store that sells crystals or gemstones, I’d be happy to link you in future articles.
Book Reference for Article: The Encyclopedia of Crystals by Judy Hall (2013)