Tubular Bamboo Agate

Tubular Bamboo Agate

Aka Fossil Bamboo Agate

Strength, Renewal, Growth

Spiritual Properties

  • Quickens your ability to manifest thoughts and desires
  • Symbolic of the ascended mind, because an ascended mind is an empty mind
  • Vibrates on the level of a a persevering warrior and master of flexibility and adaptability

Mentality Properties

  • Enhances Creativity
  • Dissolves your fear-based beliefs
  • Helps you balance power and tenderness
  • Inspires strength, renewal, growth, simplicity, generosity and humility
  • Encourage the establishment of harmony, balance, and stability for your mind, body, and aura

Emotional Properties

  • Makes it difficult to uproot new energies of love placed within the body

Kundalini Properties 

  • Transmutes any of your anger, resentment and bitterness
  • Put off energy that fills our kundalini system with accelerated healing vibrations


  •  Any anger, resentment, or bitterness i possess is transmuted to the greatest good of all 


  • Chakras: All Chakras
  • Energy: Projective and Receptive
  • Planets: Mercury
  • Element: All Elements
  • Zodiacs: Cancer
  • Number: 7

Physical Properties

  • Color: A range from dark black to light creme, majority different shades of nude
  • Habit: Cylindrical, Tubular growth patterns
  • 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: Afghanistan, Antarctica, Argentina, Armeni, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Congo, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czechia, Ethiopia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Georgia, Hungary, Iceland, India, Iraq, Isle of Man, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Timor-Leste, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland , United States of America, Uruguay, Viet Nam, Yemen, Zimbabwe
  • 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 
  • Chemistry Classification: Silicate

Health Benefits 

  • Relieves stress 
  • Enhances Memory and the ability to focus
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