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This Months Birthstone

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The Color Grey

The Power of the color Grey from Shimmerlings

The color gray is generally associated with sorrow, and age.  People who may favor this color can be the lone wolf type or very narrow minded.  A shade with more silver in it is a much more active color.he color gray is generally associated with sorrow, and age.  People who may favor this color can be the lone wolf type or very narrow minded.  A shade with more silver in it is a much more active color.

Native Americans associate the color gray with friendships in many tribes.  It is also the symbol for security, maturity and dependability.  It connotes responsibility, a conservative outlook and practicality.  Gray is the ultimate neutral color.

It’s energy imparts more of a void, and emptiness, a lack of movement, emotion, warmth and identifying characteristics.  Due to this, gray can often be a very restful color for most.  It has a detached and isolated feeling.  When placed next to more vibrant colors, gray takes on a cooling effect.

Add the non color grey into your life when you are looking to

  • emphasize your willingness to comply
  • neutralize an emotion
  • create a more non-invasive feeling
  • reduce the intense energy of another color
  • feel more detached or isolated

 

Gemstone Associations for Grey

In addition to their own metaphysical properties, gray gemstones also carry with them the color properties. Gray gemstones are healing stones and can assist in improving relationships by moving them towards stronger stability.

Wearing gray suggests efficiency and is quite often used for this in the business world.  Gray might also suggest a lack of imagination, and therefore should be used very carefully.  Too much gray in the wrong shades may suggest a lack of character or initiative as well as detachment. Adding a hint of another color to gray will express efficiency with personality.

Some common gray colored gemstone are hematite, galena and jaspers.

Hematite Gemstone Properties

Hematite

Apache Tear Gemstone Properties

Apache Tear

Petoskey Stone Gemstone Properties

Petoskey Stone

Jasper Gemstone Properties

Jasper

Dinosaur Bone Gemstone Properties

Dinosaur Bone

Moonstone Gemstone Properties

Moonstone

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Chakra Associations for Grey

There is no chakra association with gray.

Check out the other colors

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