These little rough natural pieces of Bloodstone weigh between 20 and 40 gm and are at least 2 cm long.
Legend has it that the "blood" spots or splatters within this crystal were believed to have come from the blood of Jesus as he hung on the cross, which also renders one of its attributes as being known as a stone of courage!
Zodiac signs: Aries, Libra, Pisces
Chakras: Heart, Sacral and Root
Bloodstone is good for grounding and protection; it is also thought to be good relieving those stressful and anxious times, as well as being considered as the stone of courage.