You will receive one votive candle, measuring approximately 1.4" x 1.4", with a glass votive candle holder measuring approximately 2.3" (tall) x 2", and 0.25 ounce of gemstone chips.
The use of Candles to inform the Intention of a spiritual practice is widely acknowledged and just as widely varied! Because of their association with the Fire and Air Elements, Candles are excellent for drawing in decisive, active energy and for inspiring motivation. They represent cleansing and purification, as well as the bright beacon of our focus when used in ritual or meditation. From this innate tie to the spark of the soul and forward impetus comes the practice of using Candles as spiritual tools and staple items of the altar.
Candle Magic can be practiced in several ways, enhancing works of manifestation or cleansing, with the color of the Candle informing and strengthening the Intention for its use. For this reason, different Colors of Candle have different meanings and may be used for different purposes.
Used for passionate love, desire, motivation, and decisiveness. Red is the color of courage and strength, and can be used in circumstances where we know we need to move forward. It draws in sensual and confident energy and dispels doubt or indecisiveness.
Red Jasper connects you to the lifeblood of the Earth and provides a stabilizing, grounding energy. Naturally, it is associated with the Root Chakra given its securing influence. When you work with red jasper it energizes you for rebirth and restitution. It is a gemstone long hailed by the Norse, Egyptians, and Native Americans as a stone of immense power. It has been used in ceremonies, armory, and magic amulets through each of these cultures dating back into ancient times. Red Jasper is used in all sacred work that relates to mortality and the Earth as well as connection to the immortal blood of the Universe. It is a stone that promotes a just and fair mindset, and which allows us to perceive more intuitively about the people around us. This underlying knowledge about our place in the universe brings with it a deep confidence and security, allowing us to pursue our goals without fear.
Red Jasper is commonly brecciated by other types of Jasper, Clear Quartz, or Hematite. This makes Red Jasper an extremely versatile stone, able to take on secondary traits of its neighbors.