More traditional, in beautiful aquamarine gemstone. Qualities of this stone are contentment, peaceful feelings toward all, and a strong healthy sense of compassion.

Aquamarine evokes the purity of crystalline waters, and the exhilaration and relaxation of the sea. It is calming, soothing, and cleansing, and inspires truth, trust and letting go. Aquamarine sharpens one's mind, calms emotions and improves visual sight. Excellent for meditation, the gem promotes personal growth, quiets the mind, reduces stress and cleanses the physical body by strengthening the organs. It develops one's tolerance and connection with nature. In ancient lore, Aquamarine was believed to be the treasure of mermaids, and was used by sailors as a talisman of good luck, fearlessness and protection. It was also considered a stone of eternal youth and happiness. [Simmons, 49] Today it protects all who travel by, over, or near water, and opens the channels of clear and heartfelt communication.

The name Aquamarine comes from the Latin aqua marinus, meaning "water of the sea," and refers to its sparkling ocean-like color. The pale blue, transparent crystal Good for Pitta season and Pitta Dosha as a cooling and clearing energy. Soft for seasonal waterside wearing!

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