Moss agate is a semi-precious gemstone formed from silicon dioxide. It is a form of chalcedony which includes minerals of a green color embedded in the stone, forming filaments and other patterns suggestive of moss. Despite its name, moss agate does not contain organic matter and is usually formed from weathered volcanic rocks.
Moss Agate is a stone of new beginnings. Refreshes the soul and enables you to see beauty in all you behold. Moss Agate reduces sensitivity to weather and environmental pollutants. It attracts abundance in wealth and improves self-esteem. It enhances the mental function of a person by simply improving their concentration, awareness, and diagnostic abilities.
Moss Agate helps develops strength and the ability to get along with others. It inspires new ideals after periods of stagnation. Moss Agate promotes self-expression and communication, and balances the emotions, releasing fear and stress. It encourages trust and hope, and eliminates depression caused by brain imbalances.
As this stone is linked to the heart chakra, it can help strengthen your relationships, especially when worn as a pendant close to your heart. Keeping a Moss Agate stone close your body, like keeping it inside your purse or pocket, will help you feel a sense of balance even in the most disturbing surroundings.
Considered a stone of abundance, Moss Agate is also known for its benefits in agricultural pursuits and has been successful in promoting the growth of new crops. Planted in a pot or flower bed, it increases the overall health of plants.
Moss Agate is also a stone of wealth, attracting abundance in all forms. In the workplace, it draws new business and gradual expansion, increasing prosperity over time.
It is good for small businesses and the self-employed, and a fortifying crystal for financial institutions. Keeping one near can help when working on tax returns, with spread sheets or figures that will not add up, and can encourage savings with bank papers.