PICTURE JASPER (The Stone of Global Awareness) is a grounding stone with a strong connection to the earth. It promotes feelings of responsibility towards the planet. It is a stone of harmony and stimulates creative visualization. It helps to bring hidden thoughts and feelings - grief, fears, guilt, envy, love, hope - to the surface, to be released. It brings comfort and alleviates fear. Picture Jasper's grounding energy can give you a strong sense of who you are, where you have been and where you are going. It is also a good stone for business pursuits.