red jasper

Red Jasper

Red jasper is called a stone of fairness and justice because mystical lore claims that it decreases unjustness and helps in unfair situations. It is also said to enhance responsibility, choice, and compassion. Used in mystical dream work, it can enhance dream recall. It is said to assist in protection and rescue from danger. Red jasper is associated with the first and second chakras. Metaphysically, it is purported to have a stabilizing effect, and help one take all one’s energy and use it in a balanced manner. It is also said to be a stone that helps in all areas of survival, and is a very protective stone. Red jasper said in gemstone lore to be a stone of controlled passion and used to help control one’s own passions.

Associated Sun Sign: Aries, Leo, Sagittarius

Amulet of Tit 

This amulet is in the form of the knot of Isis, also known as the tit amulet. It is a protective symbol to keep away evil spirits or diseases or keeps good things locked inside a body or spell. It is made from red Jasper and is 6.6cm high (2 5/8 inch.) 

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Ramesside Period, 1295 - 1070 BC. 

Source: Metropolitan Museum