CHAKRAS: Heart and Solar Plexus
VIBRATION: Number 4
ZODIAC: Taurus, Gemini, and Aries
CHARACTERISTICS: Love, Patience, Energetic and Emotional Balancing
SCIENTIFIC: A form of Beryl, Emerald crystalizes in the form of prismatic crystals. Emerald is named for the green chromium creating its grassy green color. Emerald’s hardness is rated at 7.5 to 8 on the Mohs scale of mineral hardness. Emerald is transparent to translucent with a vitreous luster. Emerald is found throughout the world.
ATTRIBUTES: Emerald is the stone of inspiration and infinite patience, known as the stone of “successful love.” Emerald is harmonizing and fosters domestic bliss and loyalty. Emerald enhances unity and unconditional love, partnership and promotes friendship. Emerald’s loving vibrations resonate with the energies of hope, encouragement, and abundance. Emerald is a stone of vitality and flow as its balancing energies help to eliminate negativity and directs one to positive action. Emerald is a stone of courage encouraging one to move forward with confidence and a strong heart. Emerald opens one up to the experience of giving and receiving divine love and compassion from others. Emerald may enhance psychic abilities and open clairvoyance channels. Emerald encourages one to enjoy life to the fullest. Emerald is a wisdom stone, promoting discernment, truth, and aiding eloquent expression and clear communication.
HEALING: Emerald is supportive of healthy heart function. Emerald may be used to aid recovery after infectious illness and in the treatment of the sinuses, lungs, heart, spine and muscles. Emerald’s soothing energies may be beneficial for irritated eyes. Emerald may help to improve vision and has a detoxifying effect on the liver. Emerald may help to alleviate rheumatism and diabetes.
SUGGESTIONS FOR USE
Emerald is a wonderful crystal tool for memory enhancement and for mental clarity.
In crystal body layouts or healing grids, Emerald opens and activates the heart chakra encouraging one to act and live in balance with divine order and true to your heart’s desire.
Emerald is a stone of manifestation vibrating with resonance with the “law of attraction.”
Emerald is a wonderful support stone for those grieving or experiencing heartbreak.
For Gaia Healing, Emerald may be placed in an area of Earth energy to generate feelings of compassion for others and appreciation for nature and all beings.
The energy of Emerald combines well with Beryls, Moldavite, and other pink and green heart healing crystals such as Rose Quartz, Aventurine, Morganite, Kunzite, Dioptase, Rhodonite, Tourmaline, and Rhodochrosite.