Allow yourself to open up to the magic of nature and the elements.
Odonata means dragonfly in Latin. Dragonflies carry the wisdom of transformation and adaptability in life and ask that we pay attention to our deeper thoughts. Their symbology deals with transformation, prosperity, good luck, strength, peace, harmony and purity. Dragonflies are powerful allies to connect with the spirit of nature. Their fairy-like quality makes them auspicious spirit animals to work with the power of light and fairy realms. Animal of wonder, the dragonfly can bring forth the enchanting spirit of our own nature.
Materials used: amazonite, white opal, amethyst, turquoise, copper plated dragonfly charm and copper coin
Stone and crystal meanings:
Amazonite is said to enhance intuition, psychic powers, creativity, intellect, and psychic ability. It lessens stress and self-defeating behaviors by calming and building self-esteem. It also helps you to realize the cause of blockages and gives you the ability to release and clear that blockage. It gently helps you to discover the reasons why you seem stuck in patterns and gives you the power to release the pattern. Amazonite helps balance your emotions, feminine and masculine energy, gives physical stamina and promotes kindness and practicality.
White Opal is a stone of angelic connections. It is often used for clearing emotions to create more positive vibrations. It is useful in balancing all chakras. The opal is said to be many things including the most powerful of healing stones, the stone of hope, the stone of great achievement and even the “stone of the Gods”.
Amethyst has the ability to open spiritual centers and strengthen intuition. It also helps overcome fears and cravings. Ancient Egyptians used the amethyst guard against guilty and fearful feelings. It has been worn as protection from self-deception. Amethyst is a meditative and calming stone which works in the emotional, spiritual, and physical planes to provide calm, balance, patience, and peace.
Turquoise is perhaps the oldest stone in man’s history, the talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. It is a stone of protection and carries great wisdom of basic truth within it. Because of its heavenly energy, turquoise is believed to provide a clear connection to the purity of natural elements. Turquoise can help one receive higher guidance and direction, as well as live life with more joy and happiness. Legend has it that the Native American Indians danced and rejoiced when the rains came. Their tears of joy mixed with the rain and seeped into Mother Earth to become Sky Stone – Turquoise. For nearly a thousand years, they have mined and fashioned Turquoise, using it to guard their burial sites. Indian priests wore it in ceremonies when calling upon the great spirit of the sky. Many honored Turquoise as the universal stone, believing their minds would become one with the universe when wearing it. Because of its ability to change colors, it was used in prophecy or divining. To the prehistoric Indian, Turquoise, worn on the body or used in ceremonies always signified the god of the sky alive in the earth.