“Careful preparation is necessary before people can perceive something which is there all the time.” ― Idries Shah
Slowing and calming allows us to connect to our deepest, truest selves. From this state we can cleanse the impurities that we wish to shed. We can in turn make room for inspiration to move in and allow us to love while moving closer to manifesting our dreams and desires.
Aquamarine evokes the purity of crystalline waters, and the exhilaration and relaxation of the sea. It is calming, soothing, and cleansing, and inspires truth, trust and letting go. In ancient lore, Aquamarine was believed to be the treasure of mermaids, and was used by sailors as a talisman of good luck, fearlessness and protection. It was also considered a stone of eternal youth and happiness.Today it protects all who travel by, over, or near water, and opens the channels of clear and heartfelt communication.
Black Pearl properties include allowing a person to open up and find the meaning and the purpose of one’s “true self.” They are believed to enlighten the mind and inspire the mood, while helping the wearer to learn to love themselves more and, in turn, help them love others more, as well