Alternate Names or Spellings: Blackstone
Black Jasper is a stone with a highly protective energy. It also has very healing energy. Black Jasper is said to bring good luck to the bearer in a fight, whether it be a mental, political, legal, or other type of fight. It is also used for protection against lightning. Black jasper is said to have energies of determining value; It was used as a touchstone for determining gold content in allows for thousands of years. In addition it has the other properties of jasper. Physically, black jasper is said to be helpful for relieving pain, stomach ailments, foot problems, and hip dysplagia. Note: Healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing, not prescription or healthcare information. Black jasper is related to the root chakra.
Also see Jasper for additional meanings common to all types of Jasper.