N a u m • the Mayan God of the mind + consciousness
The Ancient Mayans revered Jade as an all-powerful healing stone. The stone was attributed to wealth, power, status, and also seen as a way of communing with the “Xibalba”, or The Underworld.
It’s healing powers are both spiritual, and physical. Derived from the Spanish “Piedra de Ijada”, or ‘loin-stone’, Green Jade was held at the abdomen of the Maya to cure kidney ailments.
Jade occurs naturally in two forms: Nephrite + Jadeite, Jadeite being the more rare of the two. Guatemala is one of only four countries in which Jadeite is found.
Dark Green, or ‘Apple Green’ Jade is the most well known, as it is the most commonly occurring color, yet, the purest form of Jade is actually white, or ‘Moon Jade’. The different colors of Jade occur as a result of thousands of years of mineral intrusions. Each stone possesses individual meaning and healing properties unique to its color.
While the scarcity of the stone provides much of it’s appeal, the historical significance is equally alluring.
As there is so little documentation from the Mayan period, the knowledge of this stone’s powers is little known, and has survived only through generations by way of practice and word-of-mouth. Much of this information was told to us directly by our Artisans.
In sharing such delicate information, we hope to respectfully preserve and celebrate the culture of the beautiful Maya people.
JADE LUNA . MOON JADE
PURITY. FERTILITY. YOUTH. PURE LOVE
the most pure form of jade. believed to have the strongest energy.
enhances youth and fertility. attracts and enhances true love.
JADE LAVANDA . LAVENDER JADE
PROSPERITY. INNER PEACE. LOVE. HEALTH
the stone of inner peace. believed to relieve emotional pain.
attracts love and good health.
JADE NEGRO . BLACK JADE
PROTECTION. STRENGTH. POWER. ELEGANCE
a stone of protection and meditation. a symbol of power and elegance.
protects against negativity. brings peace.
CLARO . LIGHT GREEN JADE | JAGUAR . JAGUAR GREEN JADE | MANZANA . GREEN APPLE JADE
EARTH. NATURE. HEALING. TRANSFORMATION
a grounding stone, enhances connection with nature. believed to cure diseases of the organs.
brings transformative energy, solves irritability and restlessness.
JADE CELESTE . BLUE JADE
WEALTH. POSITIVE ENERGY. PEACE. REFLECTION
the stone of positive energy and balance. believed to increase wealth and peace.
encourages and enhances reflection.
JADE ROSADO. PINK JADE
FEMENINE ENERGY . POSITIVITY. EMOTIONAL BALANCE. LOVE
a stone to enhance feminine energies. believed to rid the body of toxins, enhance emotional balance. attracts love and positivity.
JADE NARANJA . ORANGE JADE
ENERGY. JOY. WISDOM. CONNECTION
an energetic stone. brings and enhances joy.
enhances understanding of interconnection between beings.