Bloodstone has been used in magic for at least three thousand years. The most famous use is to halt bleeding. It was frequently carried by soldiers to either avoid wounds or as a magical first aid.
Bloodstone is a powerful healer. It is believed to have mystical and magical properties, controlling the weather and conferring the ability to banish evil and negativity and to direct spiritual energies.
Bloodstone calms the mind, dispels confusion and enhances the decision-making process. It gives courage and teaches how to avoid dangerous situations. It is used to overcome depression.