Traditionally bloodstone is told to have the power of prediction future events, by causing meteorological extremes which are meant to announce the forthcoming event. It is told that it’s power may be enhanced by placing it in water and putting that water into direct sunlight.
It is said to help with calming, particularly in survival situations. It brings mystical energies of increasing adaptability and organization, and lessening confusion and anxiety.
Bloodstone helps with cleansing of the blood and any organ related/connected with the blood. It can detoxify the body in general. It is an excellent stone for healing which initiates renewal on most all level. Bloodstone works in overcoming depression and emotionally caused pain.
Even today, finely powdered bloodstone is used as a medicine and aphrodisiac in India. Perhaps that explains why today it is difficult to find fine specimens of bloodstone on the market.
Powers: Halting bleeding, healing, courage, wealth, strength, victory, power, business, legal matters, invisibility, agriculture.
Bloodstone has been used in magic for at least three thousand years. In ancient Babylon, the stone was carried to overcome enemies and in ancient Egypt used to open doors, break bonds and even cause stone walls to fall.
It’s most famous use it to halt bleeding. It was frequently carried by soldiers as magical first aid. Today it is still worn to keep the blood healthy and to assist in curing blood related diseases.
Helps the magician gain control over negative spirits and to cast spells.
Traditional Birthstone for the Month of March.
Stone of Aries (also Pisces and Scorpio)
Bloodstone is said to lengthen life, give fame, bring money and aid you in being unnoticed when you desire.