Red Jasper Buddha
Measures 25mm x 20mm
Weighs 12.1 grams
When your Buddha arrives to you, remember, you must be respectful to him and he shall in turn respect you. Most importantly don’t forget to rub his belly at least once every day to gain the properties he holds within.
Maitreya Buddha, the Buddha yet to come
He is a symbol of happiness, wealth and an innocent contented joy. Buddha's belly is said to signify bountiful wealth and prosperity, by stroking it. It is believed to bring much luck. The Laughing Buddha must always be invited into his new home, resulting in positive Chi resulting in much happiness.
Native Americans believe that Jasper brings rain.
Jasper was thought to drive away evil spirits and protect against snake and spider bites. It is said to provide protection, and to have a calming effect, giving stability and security. Jasper is also said to balance one's physical, emotional and intellectual states.
Jasper is prized by natural healers as a general purpose healing gemstone. Wearing jasper was believed to strengthen the stomach. Jasper was also believed to cure gynaecological problems. Holding a piece of Jasper in the hand during childbirth is said to help relieve pain and guard the mother and child
Jasper is considered a gemstone that gives a sense of well-being. Fancy jasper intensifies and lightens that feeling. It is especially helpful for people whose male energies are extreme. It helps people lighten up and enjoy themselves.
Red Jasper is good for relaxation, contentment, compassion, healing, gives us a dynamic, lively energy, empowering us and reducing the feelings of being a victim. Helps us to remember dreams.
It is considered an emotionally calming stone, and can be an excellent stone for either those who are hypersensitive to crystalline energy and find it difficult to work with, or for those who like change to be a gradual, unfolding process.
In some Native American cultures red jasper is considered to be the symbolic blood of the earth, and it's generally thought to be one of the best stones for connecting with the deep, stabilizing energies of the earth.
In the chakra system red relates to emotions, and of all the red stones it is the least volatile. Jasper is a stone which makes its effects known slowly and gradually.