Chrysoprase has been derived from the Greek word “chrysos”, which means gold and prasinon, which means “green”. Chrysoprase is a Seeker Transformer. Seeker Transformers are talismans used when in need to find a way to transform a part of one's life to a more desirable state. Chrysoprase with its fresh apple-like color is a potent aid in nurturing fledgling family relationships or new business ventures. This chrysoprase is a symbol of new life in all its manifestations. People use it for courage, growth and development. It has been said that Chrysoprase is used to speed the healing of any wound if held over the affected area. Keeping a Chrysoprase close to your bed at night could also speed the healing. Chrysoprase also has the power to heal eye problems, strengthen eyesight, and aid in hormonal balancing. It can also help people who have trouble sleeping by putting the stone under your pillow. In general, chrysoprase is said to be a gemstone that helps one recuperate from all illnesses. Chrysoprase can be used in meditation when the concern is one of the hearts. Normally two are used, one in each hand to connect them with the heart.
Crystal: Chrysoprase. Country of origin: Australia. Chemical composition: SiO₂. Hardness based on Mohs scale: 7.