(Last Updated on : 27/12/2012)
Benefits of Aquamarine are immense and it is highly recommended for healing purposes. Aquamarine is happens to be a precious stone which is the birthstone of people born in the month of March. This popular gemstone has got its name from Aqua which actually means "Water" and Mare means "Sea". This gemstone actually belongs to the family of Beryl and the colour of this stone varies from pale blue to beautiful aqua blue. There are also other types of this stone that is available which are large and are more than ten carats. There are different types of cuts that are given to this stone and some of the common cuts are can be seen are "step cut" and "emerald
Like many other stones. Aquamarine too, has very few inclusions and hence they appear very clean. These inclusions are nothing but impurities that cause an adverse effect on the jazz and sparkle of the stone.
Benefits of Aquamarine Stone
1. Ever since previous century this stone is sincerely regarded as beneficial for the sailors. It ensures safe and sound journey throughout the water. According Greeks and Romans this Aquamarine stone is said to stir the sea spirits hence leading to sound and safe journey to respective destination.
2. Aquamarine stone is said to be very good for a peaceful, happy and hassle free married life.
provides for an ever lasting youth for its owner. This stone also has an amazing healing property and also possesses other magical properties. Most of the diseases that concerns glands can be cured using this stone.
4. Wearing this stone on a regular basis can help people keep a level head and also assists in taking difficult decisions during tough situations. It is also said that the wearer get the physical as well as spiritual cleanliness after wearing this stone.
This gemstone has a typical property whereby it can be charged in the moonlight for the whole night. The full moon light is extremely helpful for charging the stone. For best effect it is better to wash the stone and dry it in the moonlight.
For best result and for making the stone long lasting it is important to wash the stone regularly with water and softly wipe it with soft cloth. And the stone must be kept away from heat, as it changes colour and properties if subjected to high temperature.