Agate balances Yin Yang energies, supports stability, grounding, courage, protection, healing and calming. It is a stone of strength And enhances creativity and intellect. Good stone for artists and students. Gives courage, emotional strength and dispelling fears. It can lessen feelings of envy by grounding emotions. Promotes inner stability, composure and maturity. It encourages security and self confidence. It is a great amulet to use for travellers or pregnant women.