Agate is a very fine grained form of Quartz. It grows within volcanic lava bubbles known as geodes . Diamond saws are used to slice the Agate it is then ground to remove any imperfections then polished and dyed to enhance and display the beautiful natural banding within. Most Agate comes from Brazil.
Moss Agate is associated with nature and agriculture, and brings new beginnings. Sometimes called Dendritic Agate because of its beautiful Dendrite formations, Moss Agate is associated with nature spirits bringing earth energy into its healing. Put Tumbled Moss Agate around plants to foster better growth! The gentle, nurturing energy of Moss Agate encourages the user to appreciate and enjoy each moment on earth, and assists the planet in its healing as well.
Known by some as a "birthing" crystal that can assist midwives in their work, Moss Agate is a stone of new beginnings, and promotes release from old habits. Moss Agate also attracts wealth and abundance, improves self-esteem, and helps to release fear. Moss Agate also comforts and soothes emotional wounds. Use Moss Agate to balance the Heart Chakra when releasing stress. Moss Agate helps with depression, especially when caused by brain imbalances.