This brilliant green stone produces the effects of self-love and respect. It helps to heal old wounds in the heart and aligns the Heart Chakra with the loving intentions of the higher self. It is calming, loving and allows release on the deepest levels. It allows for a pure expression of love. It promotes living in the present moment and activates past life healing.  It clears the mind and opens you to your psychic gifts.  It heals heart-ache and the experience of abandonment.