- aids in communication
- releases fear of public performance
Aquamarine is wonderful to use to reduce stress, quiet the mind and clear blocked communication. It is a calming and soothing stone. A member of the Beryl family, its name comes from the Latin aqua marinus and means “water of the sea”. It’s clear, bluish-green (often translucent) color is a reflection of its name. Known to evoke the tranquility of the sea, it is a crystal of truth and communication making it well suited to the throat chakra.
Aquamarine is a stone of the sea. It has been used as a talisman of good luck and protection for sailors and has been said to be a treasure of mermaids. It has been identified as a crystal of the Apostle, St. Thomas due to his travel on long journeys by sea. It is still considered a good stone for protection for those who travel near or by water. In ancient times it was also deemed as protection against drowning. Due to the moon’s relationship to the sea, many suggest using Aquamarine in conjunction with the moon phases. This deep connection to the flow of water energy makes aquamarine an excellent crystal for those drawn to the moon and sea.
Aquamarine Healing Properties
Associated with the throat chakra, aquamarine is a stone that promotes communication and self-expression. It helps you to speak your own truth clearly. It has frequently been a favorite of shamans and seers as they seek deep inner understanding. In these instances is also a good companion and connection to the heart chakra and aids in spiritual communication. It is excellent support when you are in a position of public speaking and/or performing. When faced with confrontation, this a good crystal to assist you in communicating clearly and calmly. Try setting it on top of notes, letters, and documents before sending them or having it near while writing to aid in organizing thought and creating well-written responses void of unnecessary emotion.
Physically, aquamarine supports throat health, including ailments related to the thyroid gland. Although most frequently associated with the throat chakra, aquamarine can help with the heart chakra when seeking your innermost truth.
Experience the tranquility of the sea and break self-defeating habits with Aquamarine. Feel the freedom of clear, calm communication and connection to your innermost truth with self-confidence.