Amazonite is a soothing stone. It balances energies in both men and women. It allows one to see both sides of a problem or different points of view. It helps alleviate worry and fear. Associated with the throat chakra, it is a stone of truth. Rudraksha seeds grow on trees in South East Asia. In Buddhism and Hinduism, the beads are believed to provide inner calm, peace, and free one from negative thought.