White Agate

White Agate

Aka: White Chalcedony, White Onyx

Peace, Harmony, Purity

Spiritual Properties

  • Aids meditations
  • Enhances intuition
  • Brings good fortune
  • Attracts your spiritual team
  • Connects you with spirituality 
  • Opens new doors and opportunities in life
  • Helps you appreciate your unique connection with the universe

Mental Properties

  • Opens your mind
  • Stabilizes your mind
  • Enhances your focus
  • Aids decision making 
  • Improves analytical abilities 
  • Attracts new people into your life
  • Helps you avoid harmful situations 
  • Brings harmony to your daily routine
  • Brings a positive mindset to difficult situations
  • Aids commitment problems and problems accomplishing goals 
  • Clears unnecessary clutter from the mind and encourages clarity

Emotional Properties

  • Helps you feel more secure

  • Helps you release frustrations 

  • Conveys feelings of mental peace

  • Helps you find sources of positivity

  • Purifies emotions and releases traumas

  • Brings love to the heart eliminating feelings of sadness and loneliness 

Kundalini Properties 

  • Shields you away from negative energies 

  • Balances feminine and masculine energies

  • Helps you understand where you pull energies from

Health Benefits 

  • Aids dental pain

  • Purifies the body

  • Promotes stress relief

  • Aids abdominal problems 

  • Helps your mental functions

  • Improves milk flow from mother to baby

  • Remedies skin conditions such as psoriasis 

  • Eases morning sickness and pregnancy and labor pain

  • Alleviates complications and discomfort during pregnancy

  • Helps the body release toxins and builds the immune system

  • Protects both the mother and the baby from harm during pregnancy


  • My emotions and my vessel are purified

  • My baby and I are healthy and pain free

  • My spirituality is an integral part of my life


  • Chakras: Crown

  • Energy: Projective

  • Planets: Moon

  • Element: Earth

  • Zodiacs: Gemini

  • Number: 7

Physical Properties

  • Color: Milky White

  • Habit: Usually as banded or layered botryoidal masses with micro-fibrous structure

  • Rarity: Common

  • Luster: Dull vitreous to Greasy

  • Species: Chalcedony, Quartz

  • Zoning: Fine banding and layers of inclusions are common

  • Gravity: 2.60 - 2.65

  • Fracture: Conchoidal to Splintery

  • Cleavage: None

  • Hardness: 6.5 to 7.0

  • Twinning: None

  • Locations: Oregon, Louisiana, Maryland, Nebraska, Kentucky, Minnesota, Montana, South Dakota, Tennessee, Brazil, Czech Republic,  Africa, and India

  • 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: 1.54-1.55

  • System/Structure: Hexagonal 

  • Chemical Formula: SiO2

  • Inclusions (streak): White 

  • Chemical Classification: Silicate

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