The amazonite stone is a type of feldspar which crystallizes in short prisms creating the usual green or turquoise color, sometimes with a bit of yellow.
It is said to soothe all of the chakras and especially resonates to the heart chakra, opening up feelings of love and compassion. It is said to have been included in the breastplate of the high priest.
Amazonite is said to align the physical body with the astral bodies, which produces a balancing energy. It is also used to balance male and female energies and bring them into alignment. Amazonite is also associated with filtering out stress, healing traumas, and soothing energies in the home and workplace.
Physically, it is believed to be good for ailments dealing with the nervous system and the metabolic processes. Some people carry it to ward off tooth decay and calcium deposits.