Glossary of Stones

  • Aquamarine

    Aquamarine is a pale blue to blue-green beryl. It is mined in Brazil, Afghanistan, Australia, Africa and the US.

    Aquamarine is cooling and calming; it relieves depression, anger and negativity. Holding an essence of the angelic realm, Aquamarine creates peace to those who wear it or carry it with them. You can visualize calm and peace moving through each cell of your body, flowing into your heart and them moving from the heart to each cell. In this way, the Aquamarine energy fills the body and moves through creating peace in all ways.

    Generally associated with the throat chakra, Aquamarine will soothe a scratchy throat by calming and open the fifth chakra up to speak easily and with kindness. This mineral helps to balance the emotional body with the mental body. Aquamarine can be used as an elixir to help when stopping drug addiction or habit forming substances.

    Aquamarine has been considered a sacred stone through ancient times. It was a symbol of happiness and eternal youth, moderation and self-control. It was thought to protect seafarers and to keep sailors fearless. It strengthens the spleen, the liver the kidneys and the thyroid.

    This is a very feminine stone and associates with goddess energies. It is water element mineral. It will also work with calming your inner child. Giving strength, courage and conviction to the healing of forgotten aspects of the child that needs to be healed.

    Working with Amethyst, your Aquamarine is an excellent stone to keep with you while resolving grief issues. This combination will help in releasing attachment to the a loved ones physicality while still holding a loving emotional connection to the one who has been lost.