BLACK: They strip off excess energies and pain because of their dark color. They absorb excess energy, causing pain to disappear and relaxation to set in. It doesn't mean the cause has disappeared, but freedom from pain will start the healing process. Black keeps away from distractions and helps us concentrate on whats important and essential. It helps bring matters out into the open, both pleasant and unpleasant, and through the absence of outer light, leads us to discover our own inner source of light.
RED: Has a strongly stimulating effect, produce heat and speed up things. They stimulate the blood and circulation, also activities of the heart. Light red (pink) creates harmonies of the heart. Red and reddish brown minerals stimulate the small intestine and improve the absorption of nutrients. Our psychological experiences become more intense. Feelings are expressed more clearly, and love and hate emotions are enhanced. Red minerals make us more impulsive an extrovert. They strengthen the willpower and the ability to persevere. Pink comes from white, making it more peaceful, more sensitive to others and sometimes more oversensitive. Red stimulates the inner fire. It encourages all processes of learning, processing of experiences in the mind, and accelerates our spiritual growth. It encourages willingness to help others. Pink minerals encourage sympathy.
ORANGE: Has a vitalizing effect. They strongly stimulate the circulation, fortify blood vessels and encourage even distribution of energy throughout the body. The function and sensitivity of sexual organs is improved. Dark orange and brown stimulate the body's sensitivity and regulate the metabolism and growth of tissues. Orange enhances the quality of life and puts us in a cheerful, happy frame of mind. Orange helps encourage creativity, centers us, provides a feeling of security, peace, relief and realism. It give us joy to life, and helps us find balance and harmony.
YELLOW: Yellow and gold minerals have a cheering effect and help produce a positive attitude towards life. They stimulate the digestion and activity of the stomach, spleen and pancreas. It improves the digestion of food and supply of energy to the body. Yellow is happiness, a carefree attitude and energy to do things. It makes us aware of our needs and desires and helps fight off harm. They help overcome depression and gives us self confidence, trust and belief in our own success. Mentally, it encourages understanding of our daily experiences and helps us take responsibility. Yellow helps us discover the meaning in our own existence and leads to spiritual maturity.
GREEN: They have a harmonizing and neutralizing effect. They stimulate the liver and gallbladder, encouraging detoxification and regeneration of the body. It releases emotions and makes emotions more intense, in particular anger, although by discharging it, it can help lead to inner peace. Green enhances speed and ability to react and awaken interest and enthusiasm. They stimulate our inner world, and clarify our dream experiences and encourage the imagination. It brings initiative and the will to live. It encourages the senses and perfections, while drawing our attention to the material world. They help us deal with spiritual "toxins" and encourage a healthy optimism. Green is the color of hope.
BLUE: They have a cool, calming effect. They regulate the kidneys and bladder, thereby the balance of liquids, hormones, acids and mineral forming elements. It activates elimination and the movement of body fluids. Mentally, it encourages relaxation, openness and honesty, accelerates instinctive reactions and keeps things in motion. They help us overcome fear and take courage. They promote the ability to form partnerships. They encourage a balanced flow by helping us recognize and overcome barriers and external influences. They help us develop strength and an inner equilibrium. They encourage striving for knowledge and a search for truth.
VIOLET: They have a cleansing, freeing effect. They encourage brain activity, the sensory and motor nervous systems, the skin, lungs and respiratory tract. They regulate breathing and absorption of oxygen, and help overcome acidity by releasing carbon dioxide. Violet relieves sorrow and helps dissolve traumas. It encourages memory, great ideas and consciousness, as well as communication and interaction with others. They encourage the understanding of problems of others, even if they are foreign to our personality. It protects us from foreign influences of an energetic and psychological nature. It helps spiritual freedom, awakens our deep innate knowledge, encourage absorption of information and helps distinguish between what is useful and what is harmful. They promote inner calm and composure and helps us recognize who we are.
CLEAR/WHITE/SILVER: They do not absorb light or colors, but reflect everything. They are natural and guide the light to us that contains all possibilities. They support and enhance what is already present. They are suitable for conducting energy in cases of deficiency (feelings of coldness, lack of emotion, weakness, illness, etc), and for promoting the effect of other minerals. Psychologically, they promote the very properties we see in them- encourage clarity and purity, promote neutrality. Silver works like a mirror in promoting self recognition. Spiritually they represent purity and creative power that contains all possibilities and can recognize all things. They bring abundance an wholeness.
COLORED/COLORFUL: They reveal the playful side of nature. Minerals like Opals, Labradorite, Rainbow Obsidian stimulate activity in the entire organism and accelerate the healing process. Psychologically, they have an enlivening effect. They provide joy, desire and enjoyment, may waken old memories or offer relief and relaxation through pleasant pastimes. Spiritually, they lend us the ability to play, that we devote all our attention to a certain idea or undertaking in a task and are completely absorbed in it. In a "playful" life, we are the source of our own fate, and thus brings unimaginable possibilities.