Key Words: Strength, Courage, Purification, Vitality, courage, legal matters, business, halting bleeding
Chakras: Root
Element: Earth and Fire
Planet; Mars
Physical: Aids Detoxification, Blood Purification, Liver and Endocrine System
Emotional: Inspires Courage to Face Illness and Mortality, Altruism, Zest for Life
Spiritual: Facilitates Dispelling Negative Energies, Entering Christ Consciousness
Folk Remedies; It is said to be the most recommended stone for blood and circulation issues. Believed to neutralize toxins in the body. 
Magical uses;  Used as an amulet of protection. In ancient times it was said that warriors would wear bloodstone as an amulet intended to stop the bleeding when applied to the wound. Bloodstone is believed to have special powers believed to have formed when some drops of 'Jesus' blood fell and stained some jasper at the foot of the cross.