CHAKRA(S): Heart, Root
VIBRATION: Number 3
ZODIAC: Leo, Scorpio, Cancer, Sagittarius
CHARACTERISTICS: Life force, courage, protection, passion, strength,
enthusiasm and adventurousness
ATTRIBUTES: Ruby is a stone that encourages one to “follow their bliss.” Ruby is an excellent stone increasing life force energy or “chi” in life, as it overcomes exhaustion and lethargy, and calms hyperactivity. It is a sociable stone that attracts sexual activity through its stimulation of the base chakra. Ruby encourages passion for life but never in a self destructive way. It improves motivation and setting of realistic goals and gets “things going.” Given this stone's protective effect, it makes you stronger during disputes or controversy. Ruby encourages one to step forward and speak the truth for those who may be threatened. Ruby promotes positive dreams and clear visualization, stimulates the pineal gland. Ruby is a stone of courage, dispelling doubt and relieving anxiety. Ruby inspires one to be who they are supposed to be. Ruby is one the stones of abundance and aids retaining wealth and passion.
HEALING: Ruby detoxifies the body, blood and lymph and treats fevers, infectious disease, and restricted blood flow. It is extremely beneficial for the heart and circulatory system. It stimulates the adrenals, kidneys, reproductive organs and spleen. Ruby is helpful in regulating the metabolism and promoting feelings and appreciation of our physical bodies. Ruby provides support for those recovering from addictions and self-abuse.
RUBY IN ZOISITE (ANYOLITE): It activates the crown chakra, creates an altered state of consciousness and facilitates access to soul memory and spiritual learning. It can be extremely helpful in soul healing and past-life work. This stone has the unusual property of promoting individuality while at the same retaining interconnectedness with the rest of humanity. It powerfully amplifies the bio-magnetic field around the body.
RUBY CRYSTALS: With the Ruby crystals, one may access ancient writings covering the esoteric principles of the religious movements, the structure and attributes of occult knowledge, and information from the akashic records relative to the development of the intuitive, psychic and astral abilities. They have been known as the star of purity and the star of fire, initiating action and assisting the Earth in receiving the full spectrum of light required for the progression of humanity toward the access of the spiral leading to enlightenment. Some of these Ruby crystals are recognized as record-keepers, containing the knowledge from the ancient realm of civilization, astral travel with these crystals has been quite successful.
RUBY IN KYANITE: The combination of Ruby and Kyanite creates an energetic support for the throat chakra, the heart chakra, and the base chakra. Ruby in Kyanite supports speaking from the heart and facilitates the vocalization and resolution of basic difficulties, issues, and obstacles in a loving manner. Working in conjunction with the energy of Ruby, Kyanite produces an energetic vibration that helps to prevent the accumulation and retention of negative energy or vibrations. Ruby produces an energy which is beneficial to the Kyanite, providing one with protection and security. Ruby in Kyanite also assists in astral travel. It is also a useful stone for meditation and accessing the astral plane and when connecting with spirit guides. It is an excellent attunement stone that initiates the movement of Kundalini.
SUGGESTIONS FOR USE:
In crystal body layouts or healing grids, Ruby stimulates the heart chakra and balances the heart. The stone is a powerful shield against psychic attack and vampirisms of heart energy. Ruby crystals emit a pure Red Ray vibration therefore is a powerful tool for stimulating the root chakra, bringing additional life force and vitality into one’s being. Ruby is also excellent for grounding and alleviates spaciness, dizziness, and other systems of stress and energetic overload. Ruby is an excellent stone for use in re-birthing and for releasing blockages.
For Gaia Healing, Ruby may be placed in an area of disturbed Earth energy. Ruby, Carnelian, and Chlorite are a useful combination of stones for gridding, as they eliminate psychic attack and assist earth-bound spirits to leave an area. Gridding of these three minerals can protect one and one’s environment from the return of negative energies.