African Green Brecciated Jasper
- Locations: Africa
- Colors: Green, cream, brown, yellow
- Name Origin: Means "spotted or speckled stone" and is derived via old French Jasper.
- Properties: Brecciated Jasper (Jasper containing Hematite) is veined or patterned with brown, black and beige, often with clear crystal inclusions. Its strong, grounding energies are remarkable for attaining emotional stability, and bouncing back after dealing with a conflict or crisis. It increases vitality and rejuvenation, and promotes self-confidence and creative inspiration. Brecciated Jasper is a particularly good grounding stone which can assist those who feel overwhelmed. It can enhance organisational abilities whilst helping in developing creativity. Brecciated Jasper encourages empathy and communication with animals and can help with allergies to animals and in general. It absorbs negative energy and promotes health, healing and recovery from illness.
- Chemical Composition: Aggregate of micro quartz and/or chalcedony and other mineral phases, is an opaque, impure variety of silica.