It's believed to be a comforting, protective stone that can bring comfort to the lonely or solace to the grief-stricken. The stone's associated quiet energy is said to be useful for centring oneself during mediation. Botswana Agate cleanses and stabilises the aura, eliminating and transforming negativity. Agate enhances mental function, improving concentration, perception and analytical abilities. It soothes and calms, healing inner anger or tension and creates a sense of security and safety.