Gemstones Associated with the Sea

Abalone

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Although Abalone is a shell and not a crystal, it has been used since Ancient times for jewelry.

Abalone can be used for healing, cleansing, accepting situations, understanding emotions, promoting harmony, as a protective charm and as a bowl for bundles of burnt herbs.

An abalone’s interior is of iridescent colors that range in shades of blue, green, purple and yellow.

Abalone is connected with femininity and motherhood.[x] [x] [x]

Aquamarine

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The name Aquamarine derives from the Latin words aqua and marina which translates as ‘sea water’.

Aquamarine is a blue-green stone that has deep associations with the Sea and was believed to be the treasures of mermaids. Sailors would carry aquamarine with them on ships to ensure a safe, prosperous voyage and to also protect them from drowning.

Aquamarine can be used for meditation, serenity, wisdom, and for protection on Sea voyages.

Aquamarine is the birthstone for March and is ruled by the Zodiac sign Pisces. [x] [x] [x]

Moonstone

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Moonstone is an iridescent, milky colored gemstone that promotes love, serenity, intuition and balances emotions. It is believed that if you give your lover a piece of jewelry with moonstone in it on a full Moon, then you will always have passion between each other.

Since the Moon and the Sea are connected, Moonstone can be a gem considered to be associated with the Sea.

Moonstone is also ruled by the Zodiac sign Cancer. [x] [x] [x]

Pearl

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A beautiful, iridescent gem that’s deeply connected with the Sea. This “stone of serenity,” can help balance emotions, diminish stress and stimulate spiritual transformation.

Pearls are associated with grace, beauty, femininity, fertility, mermaids, and the Moon. [x] [x]

Ocean Jasper

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A rare gem found only in a remote location on the coast of Madagascar that’s only mined by hand during low tide. The colors of Ocean Jasper widely vary, including white, green, red, black, pink and blue.

Ocean Jasper can help bring unresolved, long-buried emotions to the surface and wash away negative, unwanted feelings. Ocean Japser nurtures you with gentle healing space – much like the Ocean after a storm.

Ocean Jasper can help you focus on the positive aspects of your life, and can increase expression with love through words and actions. [x] [x]

Larimar

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Also known as ‘The Atlantis Stone,’ Larimar is a pale milky crystal that displays patterns of blue, white, and blue-green that resembles the Sea. It is a rare blue variety of pectolite and found only in Dominican Republic, in the Caribbean.

Some believe that Larimar is the stone Edgar Cayce predicted would be discovered in the Caribbean where he also claimed where parts of Atlantis would be found.

Larimar invokes a feeling of peace and tranquility and can be used by pregnant women to relieve stress and depression. It can also be used to cleanse unhealthy emotional blocks and release attachments. [x] [x]

Coral

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Coral has been referred to as ‘the garden of the Sea‘ and was once believed to be a plant, but actually contains living animals called polyps. Coral is the result of accumulated skeletal masses from polyps. Coral ranges in different colors from red, pink, white, yellow, and black.

Coral can be used to aid with meditation, promotes happiness and success and can be worn for protection.

Coral can be found in the Mediterranean Sea, the South Pacific, Japan, Africa, and off the coast of Australia. – [x] [x]

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