The solar plexus relates to the release of emotional traumas
and blockages. Its traditional colours are yellow-green
Rhodochrosite, one of the solar plexus crystals, helps one
to breathe deeply, thus physical tension and emotional toxins
in this area, releasing emotional blockages. Malachite,
a colour exception (being a true green), brings emotional
issues to the surface without dissolving their emotional
Ocean Jasper is a more recently discovered crystal that
can be used for emotional release in the solar plexus area.
Its colours are cream, dark green, yellow, and other hues,
all combined in swirls and other patterns.
All Jasper has a grounding effect. Those who work with any
of its varieties tend to experience change happening in
a gentle and gradual way.
Ocean Jasper has a particular effect on the emotions. When
you hold it, it can bring long-standing and unresolved emotional
issues to the surface. One might think of this surfacing
as the rising of a turbulent sea of feelings.
Ocean Jasper has a soothing and nurturing effect. In working
with this stone, you may have the feeling that these emotions,
now out of hiding, aren't as important and troublesome as
they had felt when they were trapped inside you. Instead,
you may have a feeling of calmness, much like the sea after