Chakra - Crown Chakra
Planet – Pluto
Element – Air, Fire
Origin - Botswana
Typical colours - purplish-grey
Botswana agate is reputed to stimulate the crown chakra by bringing energy into the auric field. It encourages eternal love and boosts intuitive powers. Botswana Agate can help discover solutions instead of dwelling on problems and helps to explore creativity. It is an excellent stone to aid those wishing to stop smoking as it is excellent for overcoming addictions and self destructive behavior. It is also great for lifting depression and alleviating stress. Botswana Agate is a stone which aids detoxification and increases fertility, passion, sensuality and sexuality.
Agate has a cleansing effect on the lymphatic system and the pancreas. It can help to make the blood vessels stronger and is also helpful in dealing with skin disorders. Agate is beneficial for the digestive system, stomach and eyes. It is also effective in helping the uterus return to normal size following childbirth and protecting against a prolapsed uterus.
Agate is a great stone for relationships as it intensifies love and can eliminate resentment and bitterness. It also negates other negative emotions such as anger, rids internal anxiety and is helpful in dealing with emotional distress. It can stimulate intellect and creativity and promotes rational thought. Agate encourages positive emotions such as courage, emotional strength, stability and security. Agate encourages us to reflect on life experiences which in turn enables us to grow and aids spiritual maturity. Agate is a grounding stone which facilitates balance on all levels and is able to remove blockages from any chakra.