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Brecciated Jasper is an opaque red crystal with a mix of cream, brown, and gray colors that form swirling patterns throughout. It can be veined with silver-gray Hematite in some pieces. It is commonly found as tumbled stones with a glassy shine.
Brecciated derives from the term “breccia”, which is a geology word that is utilized when rocks consist of shattered fragments cement together to make a matrix that is grained finely. "Formed as jasper is shattered by tectonic activity and the created spaces are filled with more jasper; chalcedony, and different varieties of macrocrystalline quartz. The deep red colors are due to hematited embedded within the jasper." - Philip Permutt, The Crystal Healer Volume 2 (2018)
Brecciated Jasper is a stone of strength and vitality. Use Brecciated Jasper as a worry stone to take advantage of its calming and nurturing properties.
It can be used to bring mental clarity and focus to a previously scattered event, experience or life in general.
Brecciated Jasper stimulates the Root and Sacral Chakras in addition to cleansing and stabilizing the auric field. It removes negativity from any space, returning it to its original source.
While it is said that Brecciated Jasper can stimulate the rise of the Kundalini, it has a tendency to add stability to this energy (due to the Hematite inclusion).
This type of Jasper is a wonderful grounding stone which can assist those who feel overwhelmed when it comes to the task of organization.
Brecciated Jasper promotes dream recall and can also help in developing creativity and finding adequate outlets for the expression of this creativity.
When facing any sort of guilt or shame, especially sexual guilt or shame, Brecciated Jasper is useful for overcoming that. In addition, it can calm sexual aggressiveness as well as aiding in sexual compatibility.
Physically, it is a detoxifying stone that promotes health and healing/recovery from illness.
In general, Jasper is known as the “supreme nurturer”. It sustains and supports during times of stress, and brings tranquility and wholeness. Used in healing, Jasper unifies all aspects of your life. Jasper reminds people to help each other.
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|Physical and Metaphysical Properties for|
|PROPERTIES FOR STONE|
|Crystal Name:||Brecciated Jasper|
|Affirmation:||I am filled with inner strength and vitality.|
|Question:||It is said that guilt is very destructive, do you feel this is true?|
|Astrological Sign:||Aries (March 21 to April 19), Scorpio (October 23 to November 21)|
|Primary Chakra:||Root Chakra|
|Secondary Chakra:||Sacral Chakra|
|STONE NAME INFORMATION TAGS|
|Location:||Africa, Brazil, China, United States|
|Mineral Class:||Silicates Mineral Class|
|Crystal System:||Trigonal Crystal System|
|Numerical Vibration:||Number 6|
|Chemical Composition:||SiO2, Silicon Dioxide with Iron|
|Physical:||Detoxifying, Health and Healing, Mental Clarity, Physical Strength, Postpartum Depression, Vitality|
|Emotional:||Calming, Dispel or Release Negativity, Worrying|
|Spiritual:||Dream Interpretation and Recall, Earth Healing, Grounding|
|Extra Grade:||Beautiful red with beautiful mix of cream, brown, and grey colors, opaque, < 10% matrix|
|A Grade:||Nice red with nice mix of cream, brown, and grey colors, opaque, 10% - 25% matrix|
|B Grade:||Poor red with mix of cream, brown, and grey colors, opaque, and/or > 25% matrix|
Posted on March 29, 2013
|Great article (Submitted by: Charlie on March 07, 2019)|
|Very helpful info. I just ordered some clip on brecciated Jasper since they're on the way I decided to look it up to see if I will keep it or give it away... This one I will surely keep. ðŸ’š Thanks again for sharing the information. (Submitted by: Que on September 13, 2017)|
|Very good article. I have a brecciated crystal amongst my collection, I'm feeling very drawn to it recently. I go with my intuition, so am going to cleanse this beauty. (Submitted by: Tarina on May 27, 2016)|
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