Bloodstone also known as heliotrope, includes opaque mossy greens and brick reds in an agate base, which can be opaque to translucent. In Ancient times it was known as the stone of Babylon. By the Christian Era it was known as the blood of martyrs. Bloodstone is believed to work on the circulatory system: strengthening veins, toning the heart and fortifying the blood--all things that contribute to a long, healthy life. It is also associated with "getting your blood up"--the infusion of a person with courage and strength of purpose.Bloodstone is considered a stone of courage.It's believed to have a calming effect on fears and anger. Bloodstone has long been used to secure victory in physical battles, competition and on a personal level. Bloodstone may help one have a successful business and is often used in spells to be victorious in court or legal issues. It has a Mohs rating of 6.5 to 7.
Pyramids amplify and then tightly focus energy through the apex. A crystal pyramid is a powerful tool that can be used to draw off negative energy and blockage from the environment and to infuse positive energy. A gemstone pyramid is also used to enhance and focus the properties of the stone it is made of. Pyramids attract energy, transform it and release it into their environment. Pyramids can be used to channel, cleanse, and direct energies throughout your home or sacred space. Anywhere where there is a pyramid, energy won't become stagnant. Crystal pyramids are also very powerful center stones for crystal grids.