Astrological Sign: Scorpio or Gemini
Meaning: Courage and Serenity
Healing properties of Aquamarine: Aquamarine is known as a healing stone specific to both mental and physical afflictions. It helps one be better in communion with an inner tranquilly, and is known for its ability to calm nervous tension as it is calming and soothing. Aquamarine is effective in quieting the mind and allows for effective mediation and reaching higher planes. Clearing extra thoughts, it invokes a high state of consciousness and spiritual awareness, and encourages service to humanity. Aquamarine will align the spiritual body if it is out of balance.
Sources of Aquamarine: Madagascar and Brazil.
Interesting Facts: Aquamarine is a stone of courage. It accelerates the intellectual reasoning process - not only of knowledge passed thru teachers of the past and present, but of oneself.
This stone is attuned to the ocean and helps us to get in touch with the nature spirits of the sea. According to legend it has its origin in the treasure chest of the mermaids, and has for ages been reputed to be a lucky stone for sailors. Has been noted as a good stone to take on vacations and on cruises.