Amazonite: Known as the “Stone of Truth” and the “Stone of Courage”, Amazonite is a very soothing and calming stone, reminiscent of it’s gentle turquoise colors. It’s energy is as bold and powerful as the Amazon River, after which is is named, and has connections to the Amazon warrioress while also tempering anger and aggression. It empowers us to search ourselves and to delve into our deepest truths without fear of judgment from others. It awakens compassion, allowing us to see both sides of a problem or argument. This stone was carved into the Book of the Dead, the Egyptian funerary text and was seen as an amulet for prosperity in Mesopotamian culture. Amazonite opens the throat and heart chakras, allowing us to lovingly communicate our truths to others.