Magic jade – the people’s medicine
The name of this mineral “jade” dates back to the time of the conquest by the Spaniards of Central and South America and literally means “lumbar” stone piedra de ijada . as in the medical purposes it is applied on the lower back. But jade was a sacred stone and was valued more than gold not only Indians. According to the Chinese, jade was the forerunner of all gems, which creates in its bearer and people around him are five main virtues: mercy, modesty, courage, justice and wisdom. In the East it is believed that jewelry with jade store owner out of trouble, bring us emotional release and is able to make him happy, and clutched in his hand a piece of jade will help a lucrative trade deal.
The healing properties of the stone are described in considerable detail in Chinese “Health encyclopedia of herbal treatment is the Tang dynasty” and in the “Encyclopedia of herbal treatment of Zhang-But” . The mineral has healing properties due to its remarkably balanced chemical composition and unique physical properties. This is a very durable stone, and the same fortress it attaches to the body and spirit.
The color of jadeite can be white, green, yellowish-green to emerald-green, sometimes black, pink, brown, red, yellow, purple, blue.
Bright green color is created of primesyami, a lime-green iron. Long weathering leads to the appearance of the surface boulders of jadeite with bright red or yellow color is due to the transition of divalent iron to trivalent. The most valuable among jewelers and healers considered green jadeite. However, the energy of this mineral, both green and any other color, evens out blood pressure and maintains the body balance active and passive energies. The gem is useful for people with diseases of the spine, back pain, shows a weather-sensitive, nervous, anxious and irritable people. As for green jade, it in addition heals the kidneys, strengthens the immune system, heart.
Jadeite needs to be regular, at least once a month, clean cold running water. This is necessary in order to wash away the accumulated pathogenic information. And then to further saturate the stone with positive energy, put it on an hour under sunlight, for example on the window sill.