The Aries zodiac sign is full of energy, passion, determination and courage. At the same time, they can struggle with understanding themselves and their short temper and moodiness can become a problem. The best healing crystals for Aries will support and balance their energy and help them succeed. Read on for the best crystals for the Aries zodiac sign.
Characteristics of Aries - Strengths and Weaknesses
Dates: March 21 to April 19
Planetary Ruler: Mars
The first sign of the zodiac is characterized by its ambitious drive, desire to try new things and inability to stay still for too long. The straightforwardness and directness of Aries can be a turn off for zodiac signs that are more introverted or subtle with their communication methods. While their joyful exterior can make some people feel like they are self-centred, Aries know how to show their love and appreciation in a million different ways.
As a cardinal sign, Aries has an energetic masculine energy and is ruled by Mars, the God of War in Roman mythology. During Aries season, we all may feel more inspired to tackle creative projects that have been at the back of your mind.
Top Picks for Aries Crystals
What is the birthstone for Aries?
Bloodstone, also known as Heliotrope, is Aries' birthstone. It has an intensive
dark green colour with splashes of red that are due to the presence of iron oxide - hence the name! Red is also a lucky colour for Aries and is associated with competition, passion and danger. Bloodstone can aid in creativity and promotes clear thinking and stability.
Best Healing Crystals for Aries
A great option for Aries and Capricorn signs, Aragonite Sputnik is a powerful
grounding stone with earthy coppery colours and intricate shapes. You can keep it near your bed to promote restful sleep and dreams but it is also great at increasing focus and concentration at work. Its warm and peaceful energy is a great companion to the explosive personality of Aries.
This is a magnificent healing crystal that is suitable for many zodiac signs
including fellow fire sign Leo, as well as Taurus and Cancer. Zebra Agate will boost your energy levels, endurance and concentration. The characteristics of this crystal are associated with the planet Mercury, which stands for communication and can enhance your intellectual capacity. Great to use during meditation for grounding and balancing your Root Chakra.
This is a “Mother Earth” stone found in Western Australia that belongs to the
Jasper family. A versatile stone it has unique benefits that support all zodiac signs and a strong connection to the base chakras, which promotes grounding and stability. Mookaite has only recently started to increase in popularity; Aries is a natural trendsetter and will no doubt want to harness its positive energy!
Desert Rose is a variety of Selenite, with an intricate pattern that resembles the
petals of a rose slowly unfolding. It has a pale grey or soft brown colour and is also found by other names such as Gypsum Rose and Sand Rose. The latter makes sense when you find out it is formed by trapped sand particles on the surface of Selenite crystals. You can find this crystal in places around the world with deserts, like Saudi Arabia, Australia and Afghanistan. It is associated with Mercury and Mars - the latter rules the sign of Aries - and contains a strong but gentle energy that can soothe, reenergize and ease this zodiac sign.
*Desert Rose is very fragile. Find more information on how to cleanse this crystal here.
Looks like candy and feels like summer! Yellow Aventurine is a Solar Plexus
stone through and through so expect an instant boost in your self-esteem and warrior energy. Perfect for Aries and Leo’s, Yellow Aventurine will activate and cleanse your chakras and keep negative energies at bay. This is a great stone to keep close during Pisces season (February 18 to March 20) when you feel overly emotional and have a tendency to seek answers to all your questions.
Hematite is a powerfully protective stone that acts as your guardian angel. Aries
feels most secure when they are free to explore and seek joy from other people around them. Hematite will cleanse a room from negative energy, keep you safe from toxic people and eliminate unnecessary drama - the one you don’t enjoy! Hematite is also associated with courage, confidence and strength all of which are a perfect match for Aries energy.
Red Jasper has a charismatic energy that is perfectly suited to fire signs like
Aries and Leo. This beautiful healing crystal has a long history and was often used in purification and cleansing rituals. Its bright red colour is a sign of the passionate force it hides within. Keep Red Jasper close to your skin to make the most of its powerful vibrations. Also great to guard against pollution and EMF.
Yet another reddish-orange stone that is a great match for Aries zodiac signs.
Carnelian is linked to courage, bravery and determination and can provide the motivation you need to finally finish that work project! Great to keep nearby when you start doubting yourself or your abilities and feel a bit lost or unsure of where you stand in life. Carnelian also has a warm and nurturing side that aids in empathy, understanding and building trust.
A Crown Chakra stone that is known as a “Master Healer”. Everybody can
benefit from the healing properties of Clear Quartz, making this stone one of the must-haves in your collection. A versatile and beloved stone, it will balance, cleanse and realign the energy running through your chakras. Often used in meditation work, Clear Quartz symbolizes purity, peace and harmony.
Want an Aries crystal set?
We have put together a carefully selected 7-piece Aries Zodiac Crystal Bundle
that is perfect for your zodiac sign or as a gift for your favourite Aries. Enjoy the combined benefits of Bloodstone, Zebra Agate, Mookaite, Yellow Aventurine, Hematite, Carnelian and Clear Quartz.
Do you have any questions? Feel free to contact us for free crystal advice!
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