The emerald is the sacred stone of the goddess Venus. It was thought to preserve love. The emerald has long been the symbol of hope. It is considered by many to be the stone of prophecy. For some the emerald acts as a tranquilizer for a troubled mind.
The emerald is said to bring the wearer reason and wisdom. The strongest time for the powers of the emerald is said to be spring.
Lucky for love, give your lover an emerald to stay faithful.
Emerald is a stone of great harmony, wisdom and love. Giving your lover an Emerald will bring the lover closer if the giver’s motives are pure love. The Emerald can be a bridge between 2 people. The Emerald vibrates with love.
As a POWER STONE it offers physical, emotional and spiritual balance.
Although Emerald is a stone of prosperity and riches, it is not just a materialistic stone. It also encourages spiritual growth, clear vision, memory, faith, intelligence and communication, inspiration, joy, intuition, clairvoyance, sensuality, love, romance, beauty, harmony, tranquility, serenity, clarity, cleansing, justice, friendship and unity. It seems that more kinds of physical healing have been ascribed to the emerald than to almost any other stone.
Relationships: Brings security in love. It allows access to the mystery we hold deepest in our hearts, thereby healing and activating our highest hearts desire. Many women over the centuries have chosen this crystal over Diamond as their wedding stone. Emerald’s harmonic energies help make your relationship more successful and promotes domestic bliss. This gem can show you a crystal clear solution to a tough problem. Helping couples work through the early stumbling blocks that often kill relationships.
Psychic: A powerful stone of psychic insight, prophecy, and abundance.
Serenity: Emeralds have a tranquilizing affect on the heart and mind, inspiring calm, clear assurance.
Healing: Emerald is best known as a stone of both spiritual love and spiritual healing, and is the stone most frequently recommended for the “wounded healer,” healers who take on their clients’ issues or who don’t focus enough on their own healing.
Creativity: It is also a crystal related to abundance and creativity.
Truth: This is a truth promoting stone, inspiring deep Heart knowing from within.
Group Dynamics: Improves group unity. This gem is especially helpful in large work situations, it promotes harmony within the group and helps them work together for solutions.
Career: Keep an Emerald in your work space. It improves your memory & increases your mental skills. The gem brings greater focus, allowing you to see the best solutions, giving you the tools you need to overcome challenges & motivates you to act.
Heart Chakra: Emerald is excellent for protecting the heart Chakra. Your Heart Chakra can be opened or activated using an Emerald.
Emerald is used to help heal the heart. The power of the Emerald is highest at the full moon.
Because it is associated with strong sexuality and fertility, the emerald was historically believed to help couples who were having problems bearing children or pregnant women who feared a difficult birth. The stone has also been linked to healing and balance within the nervous, digestive and respiratory systems, in particular. Ancient Romans, for example, felt that the very soul of an individual was restored when they wore emerald jewelry. In modern times, it is said to help those who suffer from depression or other mental or emotional disorders.
What people need to realize is that, much like flowers, gemstones can create a whole dialog between two people. An emerald is one of the few that symbolically cover a broad range of life’s experiences and milestones, making it a good choice for reaffirming a strong relationship.
Sources of Emerald The proper name for the emerald is beryl, but there are different colors of beryl. Emerald green is the color as well as the stone. Most emeralds have inclusions (bubbles) in them. If the stone has too much blue in it, it is then an aquamarine. Pink beryl is Morganite, yellow beryl is golden beryl, yellow-green beryl is heliodor. There is also a rare red beryl. The best beryl comes from Colombia and Brazil. Emerald can also be found in India, Australia, South Africa, Pakistan, and Zimbabwe. An emerald of the right shade of green can be more valuable than a diamond.
Color: emerald green
Birthstone: May ; Non Traditional: Jan, Jun, Sep, Aug
Star Stone: Cancer also Taurus, Gemini, Virgo
Planet: Jupiter, Mercury, Moon, Venus
Energies: Love, Prosperity, Healing Chakra: Fourth – Heart
Vibrates to the 2 and 4
Anniversary Stone: 20, 35, 55