Feather Agate

Feather Agate

Nature, Calmness, Concentration

Spiritual Properties

  • Amplifies abundance 
  • Gives you strength through spirit
  • Offers a passionate connection to the world of spirituality and hope

Mental Properties

  • Alters your perception
  • Helps you connect with nature
  • Helps you break open your shell
  • Helps you find you balance within life
  • Encourages you to follow your heart and capitalize on your dreams

Emotional Properties

  • Helps you overcome negativity
  • Helps alleviate feelings of sadness
  • Promotes self acceptance, self confidence, and self esteem

Kundalini Properties 

  • Grounds your energy
  • Activates the root and crown chakras 

Health Benefits 

  • Relieves stress
  • Helps with bad dreams and insomnia
  • Helps you deal with trauma and ptsd symptoms


  • I am balanced within my life
  • I am connected to my spirituality 
  • My perception is clear and judgment free


  • Chakras: Root, Crown
  • Energy: Receptive
  • Planets: Earth, Mercury
  • Element: Earth
  • Zodiacs: Gemini, Taurus
  • Number: 3

Physical Properties

  • Color: Variety typically dyed
  • Habit: Usually as banded or layered botryoidal masses with micro-fibrous structure
  • Rarity: Common
  • Luster: Dull vitreous to Greasy
  • Species: Quartz
  • Zoning: Color banding and layers of inclusions are common
  • Gravity: 2.57-2.64
  • Fracture: Conchoidal to Splintery
  • Cleavage: None
  • Hardness: 6.5 to 7.0
  • Twinning: None
  • Locations: Indonesia
  • Fluorescence: None
  • Pleochroism: None
  • Birefringence: Weak, 0.005 to 0.009
  • Transparency: Translucent, Can be Transparent or Opaque
  • Named After: The river 'Achates'
  • Classification: Chalcedony, Tectosilicate
  • Melting point: 1,600⁰ C
  • Discovered In: Around the 3rd or 4th century (BC) 
  • Luminescence: Inert
  • Discovered By: A Greek philosopher, Theophrastus
  • Chemical Name: Silicon dioxide (aka silica)
  • Refractive Index: 1.53-1.55
  • System/Structure: Hexagonal 
  • Chemical Formula: SiO2
  • Inclusions (streak): White 
  • Chemical Classification: Silicate
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