Amazonite was named after the Amazon River because green stones were found there, though it's still not confirmed if those were amazonite. Amazonite Stone is a strong stone for impressive communication and it is particularly helpful if you have difficulty in telling the truth. It will energize the words you speak with the power of truth. Ancient Egyptian civilization made amazonite famous around the world because of their amazonite jewelry and decors. Amazonite is associated with luck, money, and overall success because of that wearing amazonite is actually recommended for gamblers. Amazonite is very valuable for artists as it converts the wearer’s emotional grief and stress into creatively. It is also recommended for actors, musicians, dancers, writers and other artists. It helps artists concentrate and helps them complete their projects. This stone also helps in boosting self-confidence and self-validation. It accelerates thyroid gland healing because of its association with throat chakra. It also helps alcoholics and addicts in leaving their habits and rehabilitate. Amazonite can protect the wearer from physical exhaustion. It has a gentle healing quality that is useful to nearly everyone in a general manner.
Crystal: Amazonite. Country of origin: Brazil. Chemical composition: KAlSi3 O8. Hardness based on Mohs scale: 6 - 6.5.