This post will be about why silver is the best metal to use with stone and crystals. Silver tends to enhance or magnify the properties of of gemstones whereas gold will have the opposite affect.Whereas gold is the metal of the sun which projects out, silver is the metal of the moon. Like the moon and water, silver is reflective and used to mirror the soul bringing people calm and balance. giving the wearer use of the moons energy and protecting them from negativity.
Silver's connection to the spiritual life is mostly seen in ancient traditional cultures where people live in union and deep respect for the earth. Silver jewelry is often combined with gemstones and crystals which then resonate their healing vibrations more strongly. Another aspect of the silver natural healing belief is that wearing this jewelry brings the wearer more in tune with the vibrations and flow of the universe. It is the metal of emotions, love and healing. Silver's properties are strongest during the new and full moon.