Chakra: Throat, Heart
Astrological Sign: Gemini, Pisces, Aries
Element: Water

The Luminous blue gemstones are one of the wonders of the mineral kingdom. beautiful water element, this stone brings us in touch with our subconscious  the domains of spirit and our deepest emotions. Its energy is as refreshing us a cool waterfall.
Sometimes also called the 'Stone of Courage', can be used to help you observe your thoughts, your environment and the people around you- thus making you wise and prepared to face life powerfully. Aquamarine increases rational thought and intelligence and make persons astute in business matters. Aquamarine is also a stone of love and mercy. Aquamarine, when worn or carried is said to give insight, foresight, freedom from insomnia, cure laziness, quicken the intellect, provide courage and happiness and make youth everlasting. 

Traditional Metaphysical Properties of Aquamarine include: 
courage, purification, peace, intuition, self-expression, balance, preparedness. 

Aquamarine is said to subdue an overactive Throat Chakra. Natural Healers use Aquamarine to increase courage and provide protection. It is often recommended for those who are experiencing a lot of grief. Some believe that water used to soak the stone can stop hiccups, cure eye problems and relieved breathing problems. Aquamarine works against nerve pain, glandular problems, toothache, and disorders of the neck, jaw and throat. It strengthens liver and kidneys.

This lovely gem evokes the sea in both its name and its colour. The ancients saw this as a stone of courage and felt that carrying it would help them return safe and prosperous from sea voyages. It aids in compassion, and tolerance, and facilitates communication both with others and with the deeper self.