The name Aquamarine comes from the Latin aqua marinus, meaning “water of the sea,” and refers to its sparkling ocean-like color.
This stone was believed to be the treasure of mermaids and used by sailors as a talisman against drowning, for good luck, fearlessness and protection.
Its calming energies reduce stress and quiet the mind. It harmonizes its surroundings.
It protects the aura, sharpens intuition and clairvoyance.
Mostly associated with the throat chakra, it is a wonderful stone for meditation as it invokes high states of consciousness and spiritual awareness. It shields the aura and aligns the chakras, clearing the throat chakra and bringing communication from a higher plane.