Banded Agate, as with most agates are excellent for the aura and for cleansing all of the chakras. Banded Agate provides a gentle energy and helps with negative emotions. This stone is also good for psychic protection and helps with spiritual healing. Metaphysical properties are provided for your information and are not meant to replace the advice of a qualified physician or medical practitioner. Due to the nature of this product, color, size, and shape will vary. Quarter is used for size reference.