Agate is a form of quartz and chalcedony. It is a translucent, banded stone that comes in a variety of colors and forms. You can find many different types, cuts, and shapes of agates, including smooth rounded stones, polished stones, rough stones, and polished cross sections, or slabs. Many commercially available agates have been dyed to enhance the color characteristics of the stone.
Colors: Blue, green, brown, yellow, pink, white, orange, black, purple, grey, red
Chakra: Heart, root
Primary Uses: Enhances emotional balance and healing, balances yin and yang, promotes emotional calmness, increases self-confidence, improves focus and concentration, helps overcome bitterness, heals resentment (other uses depend on color)