Although the name of these natural stones may make it seem ominous, bloodstone healing crystals have extremely positive gemstone meanings. In chakra healing, bloodstone is used to re-balance the chakras in order to cure a number of ailments, and the positive forces that reside inside of these richly colored gems make them ideal for reiki therapy as well. Since ancient times, bloodstone natural stones have been used for protection both from destructive impulses that reside inside of the body and external forces and wicked enemies that seek to do harm. No matter how you intend to use our bloodstone tumbled gemstones, you'll get only the finest gems when you purchase any of the various sized unit assortments. Only the finest raw gemstones are chosen to sell to our customers. There are approximately 34 - 42 stones per pound. These beautiful gemstones will vary in size from about 1/2 x 3/4 inch to 1 1/8 x 1 3/8 inches. 1/4 lb. packages.