Copper is often used as the the natural birthstones of those fortunate enough to be born in the heart of summer (Jul 22–Aug 21). This copper is often used in conjunction with other crystals in chakra healing layouts. it is often placed below the feet of the patient for grounding. This copper provides Wood Energy.
According to myths, copper has the ability to conduct spiritual energy back and forth between individuals, crystals, auras, the mind and the spirit world. It is also believed that copper has the power to amplify thoughts when sending and receiving psychic communications.
As a conductor of energy, when used with earthly crystals it intensifies, enhances and channels their properties. Copper is thought to assist the body with repairing tissues, oxygenating the blood, easing arthritis, strengthening the female reproductive system and increasing vitality.
Thousands of people have felt relief and relaxation from joint problems, especially those with joint stiffness. Conditions such as osteoarthritis are chronic in nature, and this applies to rheumatoid arthritis as well. Wearing copper accessories is believed to emanate the required healing energies within the body.
Jewellery is a good way of taking in the small amount of the mineral needed. Some wearers of copper jewelry find it relieves the symptoms of arthritis and circulation problems.