Stones for Memory
Having a hard time remembering tends to hit almost everyone at some point in their life. The lucky ones will rarely experience anything more than simply being flustered to the point of forgetting to pay a bill or keep an appointment. Others may experience symptoms that point to a more severe reason for forgetting to do things needing to be done. Either way, this article is on stones for memory that just might help you with your problems.
No matter which category you fall into, there is a good chance if you love gemstones, that you will already have one or more of them in your collection.
Start by finding what you believe is the cause of your problems, then check the healing stones for memory list for those which help that specific problem. If you are not sure which you actually need or if you have more than one of the problems listed below, try to find gemstones that are in both categories or choose the one that your gut instinct tells you is correct. Of course there is nothing wrong with using 2 or more gems at the same time, especially if they work toward similar goals.
Holding on to excess anger can be a trigger for forgetting to take care of some of the things we need to do on a regular basis. To help release the anger, try using: Amethyst, Angelite, Apatite, Aquamarine, Aragonite, Azurite, Blue Agate, Carnelian, Chrysoprase, Citrine, Gold, Howlite, Jet, Kunzite, Kyanite, Lepidolite, Peridot, Rhodonite, Rose Quartz, Smoky Quartz, Snowflake Obsidian, Sugilite, Sodalite, Turquoise
High anxiety levels can make you feel like you are losing your mind and can be a major trigger to forgetting. To help lower the level of your anxiety, try using: Azurite-Malachite, Bloodstone, Citrine, Dolomite, Howlite, Labradorite, Lapis Lazuli, Opal, Rock Crystal, Smithsonite, Smoky Quartz, Tiger Eye
Attention Deficit Disorder (both ADD and ADHD):
ADD and ADHD can cause so many thoughts to enter the mind at one time you become unable to complete any project. The following gemstones are believed to help calm racing thoughts to a more manageable level: Amethyst, Azurite, Charoite, Fluorite, Green Tourmaline, Kyanite, Lapis Lazuli, Lepidolite, Onyx, Smokey Quartz, Sodalite, Tiger Eye, Turquoise
If your problems are caused by being unable to concentrate try: Agate, Amethyst, Blue Topaz, Carnelian, Fluorite, Hematite, Jade, Lapis, Malachite, Obsidian, Onyx, Red Jasper, Ruby, Quartz
Is it just plain old forgetfulness like that which hits us all as we age? Then your might find Emerald, Rhodonite, or Unakite is the perfect crystal stones for memory for you.
To use any of the above you can simply hold it while meditating, carry it in your pocket, sleep with it under your pillow or wear it in the form of jewelry. In most cases, it will always be best to try to have it touching your skin as much as possible. Of course if that simply is not an option for you, carrying it in your pocket or purse is better that not using it at all.
I hope this list can help you knock out your problems. Please share your results with us. Which gems you use, how you used them and for how long. Your experiences just might be the solution to someone else’s problems.