BASALT / LAVA STONE (The Stone of Rebirth) is a rock formed from magma erupted from a volcano. It is a grounding stone and can help you connect with nature. Since the stone comes from raw energy, Lava Stone is considered to be a stone of rebirth and is good in shedding unneeded layers of emotional attachment. Since lava is known for its grounding qualities, itÌ»åås wonderful for calming the emotions. In fact, the quality of fire springs from the ground, so in terms of healing gems, lends itself to a calming - but intense - energy. Lava stones are fantastic for stabilizing and grounding the root chakra. This is because of the strong connection to the earth and its creation within the center of Earth. In folk remedies, it was also given to soldiers to help them remain calm during battle.
Cinnabar has strong metaphysical properties, and it is known as a stone for manifestation and wealth creation, and has been labeled the 'Merchants Stone'. The energy of this stone may bring an increase of wealth into your business or career. It is a stone of transformation and healing. It aids enhanced communication and inspired thinking, and may be used to align all of the chakras and release fear and resentment.
The Meditating Buddha charm reminds us of the important of kindness and compassion and the act of always reflecting inward. It also gives guidance and blessings.