Origin and history:
Chalcedony is a variety of the agate group and a natural form of quartz with moganite. Chalcedony can come in many colors, but the most known ones are blue, gray and white kind. Chalcedony has a waxy sheen and can be semi-transparent or translucent. Its found all over the world in all kind of forms like clusters, geodes or pseudomorphs. Chalcedony is easy to grind, cut and carve. Thats why it’s a populair mineral to use in jewelry.
Chalcedony has been populair for a long time, the first founds of jewelry with chalcedony in it came from 1800 years before Christ. There have been found knives, seals, and tableware of chalcedony as well. The name Chalcedony comes from the ancient Greeks, named to the Greek town Chalcedon in Asia Minor.
Possible healing properties:
Chalcedony connects with the troath chakra and helps us communicate. Its helps you to stand up for yourself but also to express your feelings better. Chalcedony feels like a feminine, motherly energy. It’s helpfull to people with anxiety, anger issues and people who are under a lot of stress. Chalcedony encourages you to embrace your flaws and to love yourself. Clears out self-doubt and helps you to get what you need.*
*This information is not based on scientifical research, it’s based on personal experiences from users and therapists. Minerals are never meant to replace a doctor.