Bloodstone- Bloodstone is a green Chalcedony with flecks of red jasper that comes from several locations around the world. It is most commonly known as a stone of courage, a great healer, and purifier of negativity. It is also commonly linked with healing the blood and helps one to be present with the energy of “be here now”.  It is a stone associated with mystery and magic in addition to being used as an oracle for asking and answering questions and connecting to the ancestors. It can be used for planning, decision-making and dealing with unexpected events. It is grounding and stimulating for the Root Chakra; opening and healing for the Heart Chakra. It can help with obtainment of a higher consciousness and open one’s eyes to see past the limits of one’s mind. It is also very calming to the mind and aligns the subtle energy bodies so one may harness and live the reality of harmony, peace wisdom, strength and non-attachment. It is considered a stone of re-birth and renewal, both personally and in relationships. It can help you not only to accept change, but also develop positive philosophies and a state of calm when change is occurring. It has also been suggested that it brings an acceptance of one’s mortality when dealing with end-of-life struggles. This is particularly relevant when one has an incurable illness or a permanent decline in health. It can be used to increase talents, creativity and abilities and help one to release selfishness. It is a great healer and purifier to the blood, kidneys, pancreas, spleen and liver. It reduces the element of fire in the system if one burns too hot.