Goddess Hestia statement necklace is made with white shell Moon pendant, which is 24k gold electroplated. This style of necklace is macrame, where stones are braided around and held into place with unique knot. Other crystals used: - Rhodochrosite- round- polished- 8mm,6mm - Moonstone- round- polished- 8mm - Rose Quartz- round- polished - 8mm - Hematite- coated- discs/cube- 6x3, 6mm
Rhodochrosite represents selfless love and compassion. It expands consciousness and integrates the spiritual with material
energies. This stone imparts a dynamic and positive attitude. Rhodochrosite is an excellent stone for the heart and relationships, especially for people who feel unloved. Rhodochrosite teaches the heart to assimilate painful feelings without shutting down, and removes denial. Rhodochrosite then helps to identify ongoing patterns and shows the purpose behind the experience. This is a stone that insists you to face the truth, about yourself and other people, without excuses or evasion but
with loving awareness. Psychologically, Rhodochrosite improves self-worth and soothes emotional stress. Rhodochrosite encourages spontaneous expression of feelings. It lifts a depressed mood and brings lightness into life.
Moonstone is a"stone of new beginnings." As its name suggests, it is strongly connected to moon and to the intuition. Like the
moon, the stone is reflective and reminds us that, as the moon waxes and wanes, so everything is part of a cycle of change. Its most powerful effect is that of calming the emotions. Moonstone makes conscious the unconscious and promotes intuition
and empathy. Psychologically: Moonstone calms overreactions to situations and to emotional triggers. Moonstone is filled with receptive, passive, feminine energy. It balances male-female energies in an individual. Mentally, Moonstone opens the mind to sudden and irrational impulses, serendipity, and synchronicity. Emotionally, Moonstone soothes emotional instability and stress, and stabilizes the emotions. It improves emotional intelligence. Moonstone provides deep emotional healing and heals disorders of the upper digestive tract that are related to emotional stress.
Rose Quartz is the stone of unconditional love and infinite peace. It purifies and opens the heart at all levels, and brings deep inner healing and self- love. It is calming, reassuring, and excellent for use in trauma or crisis. Rose Quartz gently draws off negative energy and replaces it with loving vibrations. It strengthens empathy and sensitivity and aids the acceptance of necessary change. The stone can then remind you of your intention. This beautiful stone promotes receptivity to beauty of all kinds. Emotionally, Rose Quartz is the finest healer. Releasing unexpressed emotions and heartache and transmuting emotional conditioning that no longer serves, it soothes internalized pain and heals deprivation. Rose Quartz teaches you how to love yourself. You cannot accept love from others nor love them unless you love yourself. This stone encourages self-forgiveness and acceptance, and invokes self-trust and self-worth.
Hematite is particularly effective at grounding and protecting. It harmonizes mind, body, and spirit. This stone has a strong yang element and balances the meridians redressing yin imbalances. It dissolves negativity and prevents negative energies from entering the aura, restoring peace and harmony to the body. Psychologically, Hematite is strong. It supports timid women, boosts self-esteem and survivability, enhances willpower and reliability, and imparts confidence. This stone removes self limitations and aids expansion. Mentally, Hematite stimulates concentration and focus. It enhances memory and original thought. Physically, Hematite has a powerful connection with blood. It restores, strengthens, and regulates the blood supply. It can draw heat from the body.
Why is the necklace named Hestia?
Goddess Hestia was known to be very gentle and mild. She was kind, forgiving, and content. She chose the life she wanted -- a life that did not include marriage or wild adventures. She was able to provide for others and to devote her life to her family and community. Hestia is the virgin goddess of the hearth, the right ordering of domesticity, the family, the home, and the state. Hestia's name means "hearth, fireplace, altar". The worship of Hestia was centered around the hearth.