Bloodstone also known as Heliotrope (the Sunstone) is a powerful healing stone used for thousands of years for its healing properties. It is often used to purify and detoxify the body. Great at grounding negative energy and cleansing the body, Bloodstone brings love to any situation and helps ground negative energy surrounding that issue. It is claimed The Bloodstone was formed at the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Bloodstone is believed to be the stone of courage and wisdom.