Also know as Botswana Agate, agate is sometimes called the "change stone" because of its property of helping one handle change in a positive way. It gently helps one make transitions of any kind in a way that change is not as difficult or painful as could be without it; it is a comforting stone. Carrying a bit of Botswana agate in your pocket can help one cope easily with the minor changes that life throws at us daily. Relief from depression and/or grief is another property of Botswana agate. It helps focus on solutions instead of problems, and thereby increases creativity. It increases the power of one's intuition. Botswana agate is helpful in overcoming addictions and other self-destructive compulsive behavior patterns, as well as dealing with repressed emotional issues. As a success stone, it helps one achieve and cope with success. It is also a stone of sensuality. It is beneficial to the nervous system and can help rid the body of toxins, as well as help in the healing of broken bones. Chant or simply wear this Flower Agate Mala to benefit from all the gemstone properties.
Zebra Agate is a stone that can help us connect to mother earth and to the infinite energy and love in the universe. Zebra agate, by these connections, can show us our own true natures and help us see past illusion. Zebra agate is particularly effective at protecting one's aura.
Physically, zebra agate stimulates energy, and is beneficial for stamina, endurance, bone disorders, osteoporosis, teeth, gums, muscle spasms, and heart palpitations. Chant or simply wear this Zebra Agate Mala to benefit from all the gemstone properties.