Agate is a variety of the banded chalcedony and is considered a mineral of the quartz family. Its typical physical features includes being banded in layers or stripes, eye markings, specks of colors, fossilized inclusions, or solid in color. Also known as the earth rainbow, Agate can form in nearly every color the earth can produce including a colorless form.

Agate are excellent for re-balancing and harmonizing the body, mind, and soul. It can cleanse and stabilize the aura, and eliminate and transform negativity. Agate enhances mental function which improves concentration, perception, and analytical abilities. Emotionally and spiritually, it soothes and calms, healing inner anger or tension and creates a sense of security and safety.