Astrological Sign of Taurus, Gemini, & Aries
Emerald is a form of beryl and crystallizes in the structure of prismatic crystals, sometimes vertically striated and terminated by small pyramid-like faces. The colour in emerald green. Please note that there is a stone on the market which is, sometimes, designated “red emerald” – it is actually a red beryl, identified as bixbite.
In addition to the properties listed in the Beryl section, emerald is known as a “stone of successful love”, It is said to provide for domestic bliss and to instill both sensitivity and loyalty within the self and within others
It can be used to enhance the memory and to stimulate the use of greater mental capacity. The emerald helps to combine intelligence with discernment, allowing for the choice of “right” action to the only choice available.
It can be used to open, to activate, and to stimulate the heart chakra, while helping to quiet the emotions. It is a stone to bring harmony to all areas of ones life.
It can also assist in inciting one to activity and to facilitate intensity and focus in the ones actions. It can be used to eliminate negativity from ones life and to bring for the the positive actions required to assist one in remaining centered in the practicality of one lifework.
It can help to bring awareness of the unknown to conscious recognition, helping one to access the laws of order within the universe and to eliminate from ones life that which impedes progress.
It can help one to maintain the rhythmic breathing conducive to entering and to attaining depth in the meditative state. After the meditative state, it helps one to maintain the cool brilliance of the deliberate reflection and to emit the radiance of the light.
It is said to have been one of the stones used in the breastplate of the high priest.
It is also said to bring beneficial consequences to matters involving the legal affairs.
It can be used in the treatment of disorders of the spine, lungs, heart, and muscular system. It has also been used to soothe the eyes.
Vibrates to the number 4
Chakra Activated (4th)
Bibliography: Melody, Love Is In The Earth – Earth Love Publishing House, 1997