Today, we’re are being asked to stop and take the time to smell the flowers. Regardless of the load we carry, the treasures and magnificence that surround us from every direction, it’s time to focus on what is present right in front of you, right now.
Apatite helps us to be inspired as a stone of manifestation, but also helps to promote a humanitarian attitude, inclining toward service. Apatite helps to access information to be used personally and for the collective good. By releasing energy in the root chakra, it clears frustration and endorses passion without guilt.
Tiger’s Eye combines earth energy with the energies of the sun to create a high vibrational state that is nevertheless grounded, drawing the spiritual energies to earth. It assists in accomplishing goals, recognizing inner resources, and promoting clarity of intention. It grounds and facilitates manifestation of the will. It differentiates between wishful thinking about what you want and what you really need.
In terms of Golden Tiger’s Eye in particular, this stone aids in paying attention to detail. It assists in taking action from a place of reason rather than emotion.
So with both stones aiding in the manifestation of what we want, along with a reminder that treasures already lay at our feet, we are called to take a moment here and there out of our busy, daily lives to appreciate the moment in the present, just as it is.
Fittingly enough, today was the first day in a long time I set my intentions as such, a practice that I had fallen out of the last couple of months. The intention is, and you can use it or change it anyway you want to:
Today and always, let me love myself and all parts of me, just as I am.
Today and always, let me love each and every moment, just as it is.
Today and always, let me love each person I meet, just as they are.
Let this day be one full of flowers and puppies and kittens and desserts and miracles for you and I.