Blue Lace Agate is beneficial for those who have difficulty making themselves heard by others, or who wish to become more articulate in their speech. It helps one ‘find the words’ to share one’s highest truth with others, and it assists one in building the confidence necessary to stand up and speak it in all situations. It helps instill clarity of thought and an unwavering intent in regards to the ideas and goals which matter most. It is a stone for the enhancement of loyalty and trustworthiness. Many people are working now to consciously bring about the reality they wish to be theirs, and one of the tools for this is the use of verbal affirmations. The idea that our world is the way it is ‘because we say so’ is as revolutionary as it is true. For those working with affirmations, Blue Lace Agate can be an excellent tool, because it strengthens the throat chakra and amplifies the power of what comes through it. Like other Agates, Blue Lace works in a slow, steady manner. It may not make one’s dreams come true overnight, but it helps one stick with it while the transformation is in progress, and it magnifies the effects of our efforts.
The frequency of Blue Lace Agate opens and clears the throat chakra and assists in connecting one’s communications with one’s higher guidance. It is the ‘stone of the diplomat,’ due to its ability to assist one in speaking one’s mind and heart in a way that others can hear. Blue Lace Agate can assist communication in situations where angry words must be avoided and clear understanding promoted. This stone helps those who have difficulty in expressing themselves due to fear of the judgment of others or their own self-doubt. Blue Lace Agate allows for the gentle opening of the throat chakra and the speaking of one’s thoughts, beliefs and truth. It can assist those who may fear speaking in public or sharing their ideas or thoughts with strangers. It can help one to gently view one’s own beliefs about the importance of one’s own contribution in the world and to overcome childhood programming that a person should be ‘seen but not heard.’
Blue Lace Agate is also useful in balancing the throat chakras of those who are unable to stop talking, or who tend to speak before thinking about the consequences and effects of their words in the world. This gentle ally can assist these individuals in finding the beauty of inner silence, and in being more discerning about the words and thoughts they share with others. It can help those who are unable to keep a secret to understand and abide by the sanctity of trust in communication. Blue Lace Agate is also an excellent stone for those who are unable to discern truth from falsehood. It is excellent for imaginative children who tend to create stories and present them as truth, helping them become more clear as to whether an event was real or imagined. Blue Lace Agate also offers energetic support for those who constantly use communication in their work. It is an excellent stone for workshop presenters or lecturers, teachers, or for anyone who must consistently speak in a clear and intelligible manner. It helps to protect the throat chakra from overstimulation and can help with sore throat, laryngitis, or other inflammations related to the throat chakra.
SPIRITUAL - Spiritually, Blue Lace Agate teaches us that our words create our reality and can be a reflection of our highest self. It is a soothing, gentle stone that can help to facilitate communication with guides in meditation, especially when seeking specific information and guidance. It can help one to understand the importance of communicating one’s truth, knowledge, understanding and wisdom. Blue Lace Agate can also be used on the third eye to soothe an overactive mind and to assist in calming and stilling one’s thoughts.
EMOTIONAL - On an emotional level, Blue Lace Agate is calming and centering. It can help to soothe nervous or worried dispositions and to calm overly stimulated children. Blue Lace Agate assists one in understanding the importance of one’s words in creating one’s reality. It can help one to identify negative speech patterns and habits, and to shift one’s inner dialogue to be more positive and uplifting. It can facilitate shy people in speaking their ideas and sharing their knowledge and wisdom with others. It can assist overly verbal individuals to calm their addiction to talking and assist them in focusing on saying only what really needs to be said.
PHYSICAL - On a physical level, the soothing energy of Blue Lace Agate can be employed for sore throat, laryngitis, or other inflammations of the throat area. It is balancing to the thymus and thyroid glands and helps to calm hyperactivity. It is an excellent stone for children who have difficulty communicating or who may have difficulty sleeping due to excessive fear.
AFFIRMATION - I communicate my ideas with clarity, conviction and irresistible eloquence.
Simmons, Robert. The Book of Stones