Jasper means “Bringing of Treasure” in Persian and is considered a nurturing stone.Red Jasper is used to strengthen your root chakra. With that being said, it is great for providing security, balance, and strength. This crystal is very grounding and relieves stress. Overall, Red Jasper is a stone of empowerment, bringing strength to resist emotional domination by others, and the courage to overcome domestic violence. It also supports those in the process of healing and recovering from violent or sexual experiences.