In Chinese culture it is said that, "Gold has a value, but jade is invaluable."
For centuries, the Chinese have revered jade for its steady pulse of healing energy. Jade is thought to be beneficial to the heart, in both physical and spiritual senses. It is considered the health, wealth, and longevity stone, and is also used to summon courage, wisdom, justice, mercy, emotional balance, stamina, love, fidelity, humility, generosity, peace, and harmony.
When in contact with the human body, this much accredited stone has the unusual characteristic of absorbing heat from its "host," which causes it to emit long-wave bio-spectrums that penetrate the body. All colors of jade are said to "mellow one's existence," ridding the beneficiary of negative thought and energy.
Red Jade, which is a particularly passionate and active stone, is not recommended for long exposure, as would be the case with jewelry, because its intense stimulating effect can cause agitation. But, it is frequently used to fashion powerful, mystical statues, such as the famous "Tranquility Monkeys" of southern China. These rare statuettes have been an effective source of power and protection for generations, and, although few in number, are becoming available the US
Also known as "Thinker Monkeys," these pairs of red jade beauties possess all the healing and protective powers that Chinese mystics have venerated for centuries. Especially attractive (and powerful) when bathed in their own warm display light, the "Thinkers" will bring tranquility, serenity, and health to all who are fortunate to behold their power.