Emerald is a variety of beryl, a transparent green crystal. The ancient Greeks called it “the stone of radiance”. Along with diamond and ruby, the emerald is one of the most expensive gemstones. People of different cultures consider it the custodian of knowledge, a stone of virtue and spiritual growth.
Emerald is a mascot-gemstone of the 16 lunar day. It is the time when we rest after hard work and enjoy its results. This means that emerald gets the greatest power on the next day after Full Moon, and any rituals with it will be more effective at this time.
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Emerald in different cultures
Such emerald magical properties, as the preservation of secret knowledge and virtue, have long been known to people from different cultures. Kabbalists and representatives of the occult sciences especially revere this stone. So, one of their iconic treatises is the “Emerald Tablet“.
Alchemists believe that the emerald protects the Universes mystery, the cause of all that is happening on Earth. Romans associate the stone with the goddess of love and fertility Venus.
In India there is a legend according to which the emerald was born from the bile of a snake, defeated by the supreme god Indra. It is interesting that such a victory over evil is a “red thread” in the beliefs about this stone in different countries.
Thus, the inhabitants of Central America call the emerald a symbol of human development. They say that this crystal saves the person from negative traits and prevents the immoral actions. In the event that a person does a bad thing, the emerald breaks apart.
Emerald in lithotherapy
Lithotherapists use emerald magical properties for the treatment of many diseases. For example, this crystal:
- Stabilizes blood pressure;
- Relieves headache, joint pain;
- Has antiseptic properties, is capable of killing bacteria in raw water;
- Heals inflammation of the bladder;
- Soothes epilepsy;
- Improves eyesight, heals eye diseases;
- Suppresses insomnia and nightmares.
Emerald energetics and its impact on humans
Emerald magical properties help its owner get rid of bad inclinations, gain wisdom. It literally kills evil thoughts, immoral desires, prevents impulsive actions. In addition, this stone:
- Gives inspiration, increases learning ability, sharpens intuition;
- Preserves conjugal happiness, protects the family from infidelity;
- Promises many children;
- Useful for lactating mothers, travelers, seafarers.
To use emerald magical properties as efficiently as possible, you need to find the right approach to the mineral. This stone is very gentle, you should not behave rudely with it. Wear an emerald on a little finger.
If your goal is to improve your character and thoughts for the better, wear the emerald without interruption for 3 months. If you want to get rid of insomnia and strengthen immunity, wear an emerald in a gold frame.
On the 16th lunar day, when we all strive for harmony and peace in the soul, even a small emerald crystal can help! Do not miss this powerful magical time with the Moon Calendar: