The name is taken from that of the Amazon River. Amazonite actually does not come from the Amazon. It is found in the USA, Madagascar and parts of Russia too. Amazonite inspires truth, sincerity, honor, self love, courage, communication, eloquence, integrity, trust, clairvoyance, clarity, prophecy and openness. Hold a piece to your third eye to unlock psychic vision. Its properties are very soothing and calming. It dispels negative energy allowing us to let go of sadness and grief. It is very calming on both the brain and the nervous system. Amazonite gemstone properties make it the perfect gemstone to give to someone with anger issues. It helps to eliminate the aggravation that often causes anger within people. Amazonite's energies also have the amazing ability of helping you let go of the old stagnant parts of your life allowing you to move on. Amazonite is associated with the throat chakra.