Patagonia or Banded Agate is a healing stone for body, mind and spirit. It can increase concentration, honesty and memory. Banded Agate also protects the wearer from psychic attack, thereby preventing negative energy from harming you. Banded Agate increases stamina, helps with digestive conditions. It is a variety of Chalcedony. Agate is a grounding stone as well as a spiritual stone, allowing for one to bring their spiritual experiences into their everyday reality. Agate is believed to improve mental functions and can help where issues of clarity and stability are concerned. Agate is also helpful in overcoming negative emotions by bringing love into the chakras. Although they work very slowly and deliberately, this gentle nature of Agate helps it to have a lasting impact. A strengthening stone which promotes inner stability and self-confidence. Agate is excellent for balancing emotions and for harmonizing ying and yang. It's a protective stone which encourages imagination, inspiration and concentration. It encourages introspection and spiritual growth, and stabilizes the aura while eliminating negative energies.
Metaphysical Uses: Harmony, Love, Post-pregnancy help