AQUAMARINE - associated with cleansing, meditation, serenity, peace, prophecy, inspiration, tranquillity, strength and the wise use of inner power. This stone is attuned to the ocean and helps us to get in touch with the nature spirits of the sea. It is traditionally used to soothe, calm and alleviate fears and phobias. Promotes safe travel on water. Aquamarine - "Stone of Courage", Intellectual acuteness, banishes fears, calms nerves, imparts strength and control.
The following story associated with Aquamarine, which comes from the Victorian era: An English prince suffers from a terrible stomachache. His servant holds an aquamarine over him and chants, hoping the gem will heal the prince.
March modern birthstone: aquamarine
October ancient traditional birthstones: Hebrew - aquamarine, Roman - aquamarine Arabic - aquamarine, Polish - aquamarine.
Aquamarine AA grade - colour medium blue, A grade - colour pale blue.
Aquamarine care: Wash with warm soapy water, Avoid harsh detergents, Ultrasonic and steam cleaning are usually safe.