Red jasper is called a stone of fairness and justice. It is also said to enhance responsibility, choice, and compassion. Used in mystical dream work, it can enhance dream recall. It is said to assist in protection and rescue from danger. Red jasper is associated with the first and second chakras.
Metaphysically, it has a stabilizing effect. It is also a survival stone. Red jasper is also a stone of controlled passion. It is projective and as such can be used to send negativity back to its source.