Aquamarine is a member of the Beryl family of stones along with Emerald. Aquamarine Means sea water, its not hard to figure out that it derives this name due to its color being similar to that of the ocean.
The color ranges from very light to medium light blue, frequently with a light touch of green. The most desired color is the deeper shade of blue. Aquamarine is often heated to enhance the coloration; this treatment is stable and permanent.
Aquamarine Gemstone Properties
Color: Greenish Blue - Blue
Specific Gravity: 2.62-2.71
Refractive index: 1.57 1.59
Aquamarine Color & Occurence
Aquamarine is known for its clear sky-blue color but is also found in a range of dark blues to blue-greens.
We obtain the majority of our Aquamarine from Brazil and Africa. The majority of our African Aquamarine comes from the famous Santa Maria area, renowned for the rich hue of the material obtained there. Aquamarine deposits are found on all continents.
The most important ones are in Brazil (Minas Gerais, Bahia, Esperito Santo). Numerous finds have been made in the inner highlands of the Malagasy Republic. Australia (New South Wales), Burma, Sri Lanka, India, Kenya, Mozambique, Zambia, South Africa, Namibia, Tanzania and the U.S. (Colorado, Connecticut, California, Maine, North Carolina) also produce Aquamarine.
Healing Power of Aquamarine
Aquamarine opens your consciousness to the inner ocean of knowledge, wisdom, and creativity. Its energy illuminates the hidden causes of your physical and emotional conditions so that you may better master their lessons. Aquamarine's light blue color deeply relaxes your body and mind and helps you let go of your resistance to the truth within. As a source of spiritual nourishment, it imparts youthful energy and brightens your aura as it brings liquidity to all aspects of your being.
Aquamarine is able to heighten your awareness of the truth at every level of existence: physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual. It also opens your awareness to the ways in which the realities or truths on these levels seemingly conflict with one another.
Aquamarine works against nerve pain, glandular problems, toothache, and disorders of the neck, jaw and throat. It strengthens liver and kidneys. Aquamarine diminishes problems with eyes, ears and stomach, relieves cough. Moreover, aquamarine protects from perils of the sea, including seasickness. It is said to help ease depression and grief.
Mystical Power in Aquamarine
Aquamarine has a soothing effect on "just married" couples, assisting them in working out their differences and insuring a long and happy marriage. Aquamarine is said to re-awaken love in long-married couples and signify the making of new friends. It also provides courage and strengthens the will. Aquamarine protects against the wiles of the devil. Others say that the Aquamarine is an excellent stone for meditation.
Aquamarine can ease any overwhelming physical or emotional pain, especially the pain of grief. This is, in part, a result of Aquamarines brightening of the aura. Because you view the world through your aura, when it is made brighter, your outlook is brightened as well.
Buy Aquamarine in Kolkata
A1 Gems is a gemstone shop in Kolkata, we have natural Aquamarine in stock which are certified, our Aquamarine are procured directly from mines and our natural Aquamarine are free from any treatment, if you want to buy Aquamarine in Kolkata then feel free to contact us at +91 94335 46997