Jasper, Yellow Tumbled Stones
Yellow Jasper is one of the very few natural stones that shows a bright and vibrant yellowing throughout. This brings about a warm and peaceful feeling, with a sunshine-like disposition to each stone..
This earthy stone links with the root chakra and anchors us to the earth, giving us a stable, balanced grounding to the world around us. This stone also helps inspire one to follow his or her passions or dreams.The name Jasper means "Spotted or speckled stone" and is derived from the Old French term jaspre. Jasper is known to have been a favorite gem in the ancient world; its name can be traced back in Arabic, Persian, Hebrew, Assyrian, Greek and Latin. On Minoan Crete, jasper was carved to produce seals circa 1800 BC, as evidenced by archaeological recoveries at the palace of Knossos.