Ocean Jasper is a stone of joy and high spirits and is only found in Madagascar. It opens one's awareness to the benevolent aspects of life and lifts one's mood through its positive vibrations. When one is under its influence, it is difficult to take one's problems and dissatisfactions as seriously as one normally does.
Ocean Jasper helps lift the veil of negativity which many people unconsciously wear over their eyes, and when this veil is lifted, it is much easier to see and appreciate the many blessings of life.
Ocean Jasper stimulates the solar-plexus (navel), heart and throat chakras with its beneficial vibrations, conveying the urge to feel, speak and act more positively. It supports the expression of love in one's words and deeds, and it helps one to realise what and whom one truly loves. It banishes complacency and the habit of taking one's loved ones, health, prosperity or security for granted. It brings one's consciousness to the present moment, relieving worry about the future or bitterness about the past. It allows for the release of stress and escapism, helping one understand the value of the present in the here and now.
Ocean Jasper is helpful to those who suffer from depression. Its capacity to gently focus one's awareness on the positive, wholesome aspects of life can be a great boon to those who are lost in a cloud of darkness. it can help individuals give up self-destructive, addictive behaviours by making them conscious of what they are doing and opening their eyes to a better reality.
It is beneficial to wear or carry Ocean Jasper in social situations, the workplace, or anywhere that one will be amongst groups of people. Its positive vibrations are amplified and spread through one's energy field to everyone nearby.
Healing practitioners are advised to put a piece of Ocean Jasper in the healing space, in order to keep the atmosphere of the room pleasant and relaxing. Placing one of these stones in the client's hand or on the body can make the person more receptive to the work. Using Ocean Jasper in meditation will help one let go of thoughts and become centred.
In spit of its name, Ocean Jasper is a powerful Earth element stone with wonderful physical healing properties. Perhaps the ripple-like patterns on this stone inspired its name, but on closer examination you will see that these 'ripples' also appear to be cells. The name 'Cellular Jasper' might provide a more accurate description of this stones properties.
Ocean Jasper allows one to access cellular memory and other energetic patterns that enter physicality and manifest in the body on a cellular level. Ocean Jasper is a soothing and centering stone that is useful in facilitating meditative states and an experience of presence in the moment. It helps calm one's thoughts and centres one within a total experience of all levels of body, mind and Spirit.
Ocean Jasper reminds us to embrace the physical vehicle and physical world as temples for sone's soul and the consciousness of Creation. It assists one in locating and clearing limiting or 'stuck' patterns of energy that may create physical imbalance or disease.
Ocean Jasper is a calming, soothing stone for the emotional body. It can help one maintain a centred emotional state and prevents overreaction or ego identification.
Ocean Jasper supports the regeneration of tissues in the body, the healing of organs, and balancing of the glandular system. It is useful in stabilising thyroid and adrenal secretions and assisting the endocrine system in balancing the body's biochemistry.
Affirmation: I release negative patterns of thoughts, words and deeds which may adversely affect my emotional/physical self, and I embrace the many blessings of life.