Petrified wood is a wonderful grounding stone. It can assist anyone who is feeling stuck or experiencing being frozen in time. It helps to remove obstacles in your path and offers a foundation from which to launch new goals or undertake a different path. It is the "go to" stone when you want to connect with past lives.
Petrified wood has been used to strengthen the back and hip and align the skeletal structure. Petrified wood may be helpful for balance as it aligns the feet and creates an even gait when walking. Petrified wood may be used in the treatment of hearing loss and incontinence. It is said to help balance scattered energies.
Petrified wood absorbs agate as is decomposes.