Aquamarine is a transparent blue or turquoise mineral that has got its name from its color. Aqua Marina means beach water in Italian.
The most famous piece of aquamarine adorns the royal crown of Great Britain and is 920 carats. The largest piece of unprocessed aquamarine was mined in Minas Gerais in 1910 and weighed 110 kilos.
Energy properties of the Aquamarine
Aquamarine has been a precious amulet for sailors and seafarers for centuries as it is considered to protect those who travel the sea or fly over it. Aquamarine was a symbol of the deities of water. It strengthens mental powers and helps to recognize and accept our intuitions while its vibrations cleanse and purify body and spirit, it calms and smoothes emotional problems. It is the stone of tranquility and joy and it is particularly helpful in the emotional field. Aquamarine favors communication between couples particularly in the litigation of marital disputes. It favors the immune system, contributes to the treatment of diseases of the stomach and throat and helps to fight respiratory allergies. We wear an aquamarine jewelry as a talisman that brings good health and repels fear due to its capacity to purge the space around it.