PRIMARY CHAKRA: Heart SECONDARY CHAKRA: Crown ZODIAC: Virgo ELEMENT: NUMERIC VIBRATION: 1 HARDNESS: 6 - 7 MINERAL CLASS: Silicates CRYSTAL SYSTEM: Trigonal CHEMICAL COMPOSITION: SiO2 Silicon Dioxide With green minerals inclusion which are mainly oxides of manganese or iron. Scientific Gemstone Properties Moss Agate is a form of chalcedony which includes minerals of a green colour embedded in the stone, forming filaments and other patterns suggestive of moss. The field is a clear or milky-white quartz, and the included minerals are mainly oxides of manganese or iron. It is not a true form of agate, as it lacks agate's defining feature of concentric banding. Moss agate is of the white variety with green inclusions that resemble moss. It occurs in many locations. The colors are formed due to trace amounts of metal present as an impurity, such as chrome or iron. The metals can make different colors depending on their valence (oxidation state). Metaphysical Gemstone Properties Moss Agate has balanced enduring energy and grounding ability, with sound metaphysical properties that are known to aid abundance and prosperity and stimulate creativity. This green stone may assist you to correct imbalances between the two sides of the brain, and it is a quite spiritual stone. The vibration of this stone brings you strength and courage, and will help to lessen fear and stress and may aid you to attract nature spirits. Moss Agate is considered a “birthing” crystal that can assist midwives in their work. It helps to release old habits and promote forgiveness. It also attracts wealth and abundance, improves self-esteem, and helps to calm and release fears. Moss Agate also comforts and soothes emotional wounds. Use Moss Agate to balance the Heart Chakra when releasing stress. Physically, Moss Agate may help with depression, especially when caused by brain imbalances. It cleanses and detoxes the circulation and elimination systems of the body. Crystals come in various shapes and sizes. Sacred Stone Collections is not an independent therapy, but one that is part of a holistic healing approach. By using this site and associated materials, you acknowledge and agree that you personally assume responsibility for your use or misuse of this information.