"Leo is a fixed fire sign that infuses everything with fortified and resilient life force.
Leo rules the heart, teaching us to lead from the heart, motivate from the heart, and live from the heart."
With this week's New Moon in Leo, our focus shifts to the heart - living with passionate creativity and cultivating compassion, self-love, and with any luck, spreading love to those around us as well. New Moons are a time of setting intentions and sowing seeds...Here are some crystals to help protect those little seedlings, for balance and grounding during the vulnerable times when we open our hearts and let life's new growth unfurl...
Hematite helps create balance between the mind and the body, and is a powerful aid for meditation and sleep. Releases us from our old habits to allow growth towards higher values.
Hematite helps to absorb negative energy and calms in times of stress or worry. It is a very protective stone and is great to carry to help you stay grounded in many situations.
Fire Agate is a helpful reminder to be joyous and present, while protecting the holder's energy from outside interference. This stone can assist in the development of passionate self-confidence by stabilizing one's sense of authentic Self. Hold this stone for a boost of positive energy!
Pyrite is a powerful psychic protection stone which shields and protects against all forms of negative vibrations and energy, working on the physical, etheric, and emotional levels. It stimulates the intellect and enhances memory.
Pyrite inspires the universal energies to activate the nourishing energies of the body. It encourages the ideal of health, intellect, and emotional well-being. It allows one to recognize the purity of the universe.