Jade is cleansing and pensive; it represents focus and meditation.
Jade is under the astrological influence of Cancer.
Most often characterized by a light green hue so soft as to be reminiscent of a whisper, jade ornaments and jewelry have the power to transfix with their understated brilliance. Jade has been used for art and adornment since the dawn of recorded history, well known for its connection to the ancient allure of the Far East. Revered within eastern mythology and long associated with the Chinese goddess of compassion and motherhood as well as the Buddha, breathtaking and awe-inspiring statues crafted from jade can be found across China to this day. Jade jewelry is treasured for its use as a general spiritual healer and purifier as well as an aid in meditation and self-examination. The full extent of Jade's energetic and mystical properties is unknown and often debated, leaving this ancient gemstone's full metaphysical value shrouded in mystery.