< Astrology and Aquamarine
The transparent blue-green watery stone brings to
mind tranquility and peacefulness
Aquamarines as a Gemstone
Even the name ‘Aquamarine’ has a story to tell about this beautiful stone. From the latin words ‘aqua marina’, literally translating to ‘sea water’, the colour of the stone is already given away. The transparent blue-green watery stone brings to mind tranquility and peacefulness, though the most admired aquamarine is normally sky-blue in colour. A fancy cut Aquamarine is truly a thing of beauty.
In it’s history it was known to protect sailors on their long voyages, bring peace and tranquility to any wearer of the stone. This would help sailors keep their temper and remain level headed in difficult, stormy situations.
Aquamarine as a Birthstone
Those born between the 20th of February and the 20th of March are known as Pisces, the sign of the fish. Aquamarine is said to represent all the qualities of this zodiac sign and brings good luck and protection to any wearer of the gem born at this time.
The traditional colour of an Aquamarine, makes the perfect representation for the watery month.
The properties of this gemstone are associated with faithfulness, courage, and friendship and are also said to have healing powers – especially relating to throat problems or stress.