Aquamarine, the birthstone of those born in March and also perfect for a 19th wedding anniversary is a stone to said to bring its wearer more spiritual awareness. This stone is often used in deep meditations.
Aquamarine is a blue-green stone that comes from Colombia and Brazil. Aquamarine takes its name from the Latin ‘aqua marinus’, meaning ‘water of the sea,’ and directly refers to its sparkling ocean-like colour. This pale blue, transparent gemstone has been treasured over time for its colour was considered to be under the influence of the moon, different phases of the moon are said to increase the aquamarine’s fortune telling properties.
The aquamarine is the stone of sailors, believing it would be protect its wearers from the dangers of the oceans. The Romans used the aquamarine for diseases of the stomach, and believed it could cure liver and throat troubles.
Today, Aquamarine is still used as a powerful meditation stone, as it brings a great peace and serenity.