Amber is a resin that has been mineralized over millions of years. Amber at 50 million years is the difference with copal which is also a resin but it is less ancient. We know amber especially under its golden orange color, but the spectrum of color that can have amber is much more varied. There is pale yellow amber, orange, cognac, green, black. Sometimes insects are trapped in the heart of the amber, we can then observe these insects of several million years very well preserved, but not to the point of making clones of space disappeared in the way exposed in the film Jurassic Park, this remains a fiction, the DNA being too degraded by time. The name of this resin comes from the Arabic “anbar” which means “ambergris”, which refers to the intestinal concretions of sperm whales used in perfumery.
Virtues of amber on the emotional and spiritual:
In lithotherapy, this resin helps to assert oneself by putting forward one’s personality, it helps to express and impose oneself. Amber, because of its masculine solar nature, will have a global purifying effect from an energetic point of view. Placed on an area of the body with disturbed energies will help to unblock. It is a stone that can help intellectual work, it is energizing, it will promote clearer and more stable thinking. Its properties to provoke optimism will be an ally against temporary depression or depression.
Actions on the physique :
The amber has a very masculine warm energy, it finds its application to warm the hoarse throats, decongest the respiratory tracts. Or as anti-inflammatory, it is often used to help babies to make their teeth in a less painful way. It fights and prevents ENT diseases such as sore throats, colds, flu. It should be tried as a pain reliever in case of inflammations, often the results are immediate.
Purification and recharging :
At the end of a moment the stone has given all the energy it could, it can be energetically purified by immersing it for several hours in demineralized water, possibly slightly salty. For more efficiency you can then charge it in the sun or in natural light, or you can deposit the amber on a large rock crystal.
Lithotherapy is part of alternative energy therapies, it does not replace so-called modern medicine. The indications and properties given are drawn from feedback from users, cultures, and reference books in the field. For any medical problem, please consult your doctor.
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