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GRAPE CHALCEDONY

Grape Chalcedony Last updated : November 14, 2018 11:59 AM

Grape Chalcedony belongs to the category of Seeker Transformer Crystals. It is a purple chalcedony which appears just like a cluster of grapes and hence it is known by this name. It is just silicon dioxide in its natural form, and you can consider Chalcedony as a cryptocrystalline version of Quartz. This unique mineral belongs to Indonesia and is found widely in Mamuju area. It is a rare gemstone which is used in jewelry of different kinds. These type of crystals are just like talismans, and you can use it when you desire. This crystal is very effective. It is one of the best ways to transform your life into a more desired form. Seeker category of crystals are used when you want to start something new or want to find a new path or achieve something that you currently do not possess. Also known as Grape Agate, this gemstone is made up of several small botryoidal chalcedonies. The meaning of botryoidal is round crystal-like structure that is formed together naturally. It is a unique, beautiful and excellent specimen which is used for various metaphysical reasons. Most common reasons why people use Grape Chalcedony is because it promotes inner stability, maturity, and composure. Because of its protective and warm properties, it can encourage a feeling of self-confidence and security too. You can get the benefit of deep and intense meditation within a short period of time using this crystal. 

 

These agate crystals possess different types of powers. When they have the earth power of transformer, then they can help a person by giving him the power to find new relationships that can transform his life. You must focus on design as well as vibrancy while you buy these crystals. For best results, it is essential that your mind connects with the design and color of this grape agate.  It is just like the misty and sleepy time of the year which produces its gentle rays.
 
Grape agates are one of the rare crystals that are also used in devotions. It is used in devotions to the Etrusean Goddess of Wisdom, Minerva. It can also be used for devotion of other Goddesses such as Bona Dea or the Roman Earth Goddess of Fertility, Ceridwen which is the Knowledge Goddess and Welsh Mother, Callisto who is the Greek Moon Goddess, Clota who is the Goddess of the River Clyde, Chirakan-Ixmucane who is the Mayan Creator Goddess and Gaia who is the Greek Earth Mother.

Healing Properties

Grape agate is considered as a dream stone, and it is used to interpret dreams. If you want to use it for that purpose, then you should place it under your pillow, and it will work properly. You can hold it with both your hands while meditating and it will help you get the deepest benefits of meditation. If you want to understand the meaning of your dream then after you are awake, you must hold the crystal on your forehead for a few minutes and then the dream, and its meaning will reenter your mind. 
 
Emotional Healing: 
 
Chalcedony is a crystal and stone that has to nurture properties, and it can promote a feeling of goodwill and brotherhood. It can absorb all sort of negative energy around you and provide emotional stability. It can bring about healing by providing inner peace as well as balance to calm the person in any sort of over-the-top emotions and outbursts. It can also make you feel and act composed. With this crystal, you can bring the body, mind, emotions as well as your spirit into harmony.
 
Mental healing properties: 
 
It has amazing properties to infuse generosity and benevolence in the heart and mind of the wearer. It can also alleviate the feeling of hostility and transform the mood of melancholy into joy. It is a useful element that can be used when you need to have a pep talk. This is because this healing crystal brings a feeling of confidence in you. The mental healing properties of this crystal can help you get a feeling of security in difficult times. It can also bring confidence and ease self-doubt. It helps in uplifting your mood and can create a feeling of enthusiasm and openness. This is possible as it dissipates negative emotions and thoughts. It is also used to cure bad dreams in children. Keeping this crystal below the pillow can help deal with bad dreams. It is widely used for PTSD as it reduces symptoms such as fear, vigilance, or feeling of being unsafe. It can also heal by stabilizing unreasonable and unrealistic thoughts. 
 
Spiritual Healing Properties of Grape Agate:
 
This Chalcedony has a special connection to Goddess Energy and can block all kind of negative energy and infuse positive energy. It is one of the crystals that are used for worship and to show devotion to Goddesses since ancient times. That is why it is a positive energy stone. If you wear this stone, then it will help to channelize the energy of Goddess to you throughout the day. It can also help in activating your intuition and assist in dreamwork. You can also interpret the symbols that you see in your dreams and recall your dreams by placing the stone on your forehead. It also helps to guide you in lucid dreaming. If you want to dive into your psychic gifts them, this is the best healing stone for you. 
 
Chalcedony improves mineral assimilation and combats mineral buildup in veins.  Lessens the effects of dementia and senility.  It increases physical energy.  Heals the eyes, gallbladder, bones, spleen, blood and circulatory system.
 
Physical Healing of Grape Agate
 
Grape Agate serves as an excellent crystal that can help you relax physically and relieve from pain. Because of the emotional, mental as well as spiritual benefits, that it manifests,  it helps individuals to live life with peace and ease. It can help you relax your shoulders, and get rid of that physical stress that comes with mental problems such as fear, insecurities, doubt, and instability. 
 
Chakra healing power of grape agate:
 
If the crown chakra becomes out of balance, then its Energy gets blocked, and it makes a person feel uncoordinated and clumsy.  This leads to negative emotions and thoughts. A person may also stumble in thoughts and movement in this case. There is a feeling of being uninspired, and the world seems to spin around. It leads to being spiritually drifted too. You will not be able to see the positive things and opportunities around you, and you will not be able to understand your reason for existence. Due to all these conditions, it can impact your understanding of ideas, relationships, and dreams. With a purple grape agate, you can restore the balance of the crown chakra and get the spirit energy to bring back balance to your life.  

Grape Chalcedony Facts

This rare and precious crystal is associated with the sun sign PISCES, i.e. for those who are born between 21 February to 21 March. This is three twelfth astrological sign, and it originated from the constellation of Pisces. However, if you consider western astrology, then this sign is not aligned with Pisces constellation due to the precession of equinoxes. It is a feminine or negative sign and a feminine sign, and so this crystal can bring about positive vibes. 
Grape Agate has the fire energy, and it is mostly used in the south area of room or home. Fire energy is the energy of warmth, enthusiasm, illumination, brightness, and activity. In nature, it is the energy of yang. 


It is the energy of action, heat, passion, and emotion of concepts, ideas, and sex. It is potent and alive, but sometimes it is destructive also. This element is very powerful, and it is used in moderation. 


These grape agates are of very high energy and are used carefully. 


Grape Agate is the opaque gems which are used in divination. Grape agate is considered as the dream stone. It can be used for interpreting the dreams. It can be used by placing the gem under the pillow at night, and the essence of dreams can be captured. When you are getting awake, then hold the agate on the forehead for some minutes until the dream, and the meaning of it can reenter in mind. When you are practicing more then, it will help.  
Other reports by the practitioners are Grape Agates which are stone of mystery and the magical powers. They can be used for incantations and spells for gaining the spiritual mastery and wisdom. 

 

Metaphysical Properties

Metaphysical Properties for Chalcedony


Chalcedony is coming in various color of the rainbow. This is often layered, banded, translucent and even they are druzy. This is also very closely related to the Carnelian, Agates, and Quartzes. It is used mostly for balancing the energy of mind, body, spirit, and emotions. It is greatly encouraging the goodwill and benevolence, and this stone is inspiring co-operation and brotherhood. It is alleviating the irritability, hostility, and melancholy. It is also enhancing the responsiveness, generosity, and receptivity. This stone is also helping in increasing the mental stability of a person. 

 

Grape Chalcedony at a Glance

Cleavage None
Other Names Grape Agate
Crystal Habit Cryptocrystalline silica
Streak White
Refractive Index 1.544-1.553
Diaphaneity ‎Translucent to opaque
Moh's scale (hardness) 6.5-7
Sources Sulawesi, Indonesia
Chemical formula SiO2
Lustre vitreous
Color Purple,Lilac
Chakra Healing Crown chakra
Birthstone February
Zodiac Pisces

Grape Chalcedony Color

The violet or purple color of the rays can lead to nobility, luxury, dreams, and intuition. Violet is considered the most powerful natural rays and it can influence human lives to a great extent. It can invite a feeling of magic and mystery and can lead to renewal and rejuvenation too. This can interpret your dreams and inspire you to perform great deeds and achieve big accomplishments. So if you want to bring back the magic in your life and relationships, then this is the best crystal for you. The violet color of agate crystals is also associated with music which can stir and transform your soul. It can help by connecting you with the mysterious universe and your dreams, inner self and even with the past.

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