JASPER- is considered a POWER STONE and a protection stone. It is a cherry red colored stone.
Jasper gives one the courage to speak out and have personal independence.
All Jaspers have excellent protective enengies.
Think of the term "Solid as a Rock" and Jasper comes to mind.
It is also considered a "TREASURE"
I knew we picked the right name. Because he is all of these things.