A Look At Jasper

Published On: 01-07-2012 11:12pm

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Jasper is known to have been a favorite gem in the ancient world; its name can be traced back in Hebrew, Assyrian, Persian, Greek and Latin. The name means "spotted or speckled stone".

Jasper awakens the mind and heart to new ideas and allows one to be flexible with others. All the jaspers have some properties of enhancing emotional balance, nurturing, and protection. It is a stone of gentleness and relaxation.  It helps promote openness to new ideas.  Jasper makes a powerful protection against unsettling ideas or people and it eases stress, making it a wonderful stone to have near you. 
Jasper is a very good protection stone and is recommended in situations where protection or extra luck is needed. All colors of Jasper help balance the vibrations in your body.  Legend says that Jasper drives away evil spirits. Jasper is known as the supreme nurturer stone. 

Different types of Jasper include Dalmatian, Picture, and Picasso. 
Found worldwide, a wide variety of named jaspers is found in the western areas of the Unites States

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