Name: Fire Agate
Color(s): Translucent deep reddish-brown base, with flashes of orange, red, green and gold
Mineral Information: Silicon Dioxide
Chemical Make-up: SiO2
Hardness: 6.5 – 7
Where they are found: Mexico
About Stone: Fire Agate (sometimes called Flame Agate) is a variety of Agate containing Limonite and/or Iron, giving it a luminescent, fiery “flash”, from which its name is derived. It is linked to the element of Fire and, as such, is a very protective stone. It can give you courage and strengthen your will power, enabling you to complete those half-finished projects with gusto. Use Fire Agate to protect you against those who would cause you ill-will, sending those harmful feelings back to the source.
Zodiac Association: Aries
Metaphysical Properties: Fire Agate provides a steady, vibrant energy that stimulates a zest for living. It awakens the lower chakras and lights one’s inner fires of Life Force, creativity, sexuality and will. It brings back to focus the Divine blueprint of one’s life purpose and increases the pleasures in everyday life.