These stones are believed to be among the most energetic on earth. The major properties claimed for them are: cleansing, relaxation, and being able to provide a great boost to meditation and astral journeying. Each stone is said to have a distinct energy which depends on its size and gender. The gender of the stone is linked to the motion of a pendulum when it is held directly above the stones. If it moves in a linear direction the stone is male while a circular motion indicates the stone is female. Small stones are believed to have faster, more vibrant energy while the larger ones have slower, deeper energy.
Metaphysical Properties of Shaman Stones
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources believe that Shaman Stones are deeply connected with the Earth. The stones are both grounding and energizing. Shaman Stones may be useful in connecting with one’s animal guides, and in providing psychic protection. They may also help with the purification of negative energies. Use on the third eye is said to enhance psychic abilities. Shaman stones have been used for centuries by spiritual tribal members (Shaman) and other mystics. They are considered sacred among the sages of many ancient tribes. The stones have been used in rituals to contact extra-terrestrials, spirit vision quests, and astral journeying. aligning the energy centres;
stimulating the Chi;
bringing knowledge of both the ancient and future ways to the user;
a preventive shield against numerous forms of negative energy, working on the physical, etheric, and emotional plains;
for grounding, centring and protecting oneself;
allowing for and understanding Earth healing;
used for treating emotional and physical rigidity, instability, constrictions and restrictions; and finally, though not exhaustively
it has been used to teach a person that the bonds and restrictions placed upon people are self-imposed and discarded easily.