Dia daoibh! Cillian once again at your service! I hope all is well for you and yours. Today I am sharing with you a teaching on the gemstone Jade. I hope you enjoy it and that it empowers your personal practice.
Some of the main places Jade can be found include China, Russia, the Middle East, Italy, Myanmar and the United States. For the most part Jade is pretty easy to get your hands on and Jadeite (see through) is less common than nephrite (creamy and even soapy). The main colors Jade comes in are: green, brown, blue or blue-green, lavender, yellow, orange, white and red. Some colors are more rare than others.
Chemical Formula: NaAlSi₂O₆
Energy Flow (Projective or Receptive) (Yin or Yang): Receptive, Yin.
Deities associated: While not a Deity, the Ascended Master Buddha is associated heavily with this gemstone.
Magical correspondences: Death and the afterlife, attraction of spirits, wellbeing and balance of emotions, agriculture, clarity, concentration, confidence, wisdom, truth, business, abundance, prosperity, courage, cosmic relationships, making decisions, dream work, receptive work, sexual work, nurturing, rationality and logic, motivation, coping and dealing with negativity, peace, overcoming obstacles, endurance, morality, protection, longevity, unconditional love, purification, guidance, growth, knowledge, kindness, justice, inspiration, weather work, coping with heartbreak, loss and grief, independence, fertility and defensive magic.
Body Systems/ Medical and Psychiatric Conditions this stone may benefit: This stone may benefit the kidneys as well as the adrenal glands, supports detoxification systems of the body, the skeletal system as well as cell health. This stone may also help with the healing of skin that has been stitched or sutured. Jade may also boost fertility and support a person in labor and delivery. The hips, fluid-electrolyte balance and spleen may also benefit from Jade.
*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, Pisces, Taurus, Aries, Libra and Gemini.
Numerical vibration: 2 and 7.
Chakra(s): Heart, Third Eye and Crown.
Ideas on how to use Jade in your practice:
Decorate a door wreath with jade for protection and unconditional love.
Wave Jade over skin that has been stitched or sutured for a boost of healing.
Use in a witch bottle for any of the magical associations listed above.
Carry on you to tap into its energies. Jewelry, pouches, purse, pocket, etc.
This has been Cillian, as always, at your service.
“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.