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Aquamarine is a Seeker Energizer Crystal. Seeker Energizers are fantastic energy conduits of the Universal Life Force that help us have the energy and determination to success in seeking new changes in our lives. It will aid you in efforts to become more flexible, stronger, and to eat right. It is also used as a safety talisman, a talisman of profit, and as a personal talisman in long-term efforts to have financial security in old age
Aquamarine, with its light blue rays is excellent for recovery efforts from addictions or destructive behavior patterns. It will in curbing tempers and helping you become mellower and milder. This is a potent crystal that can help you to change your life to become more dependable and cheerful. It is helpful in dealing with grief, letting go of the past, and curing guilt.
With its blue color, aquamarine, Aquamarine is is the color of the true birthstones of those born as the world awaits the vernal equinox and spring (February 19–March 19). This is a time when new life is about to burst forth, a time of faith and trust.
Aquamarine is the traditional birthstone of those born in the month of March. Great birthday gift.
Aquamarine is used to honor three goddesses: Akna, the Mayan Goddess of Motherhood, Kuan-Yin, the Chinese Goddess of Mercy, and Kupala, the Slavonic Water Goddess.
Aquamarine is associated with the Throat Chakra. The throat chakra is the voice of the body. It is a pressure valve that allows the energy from the other chakra to be expressed. If it is out of balance or blocked it can affect the health of the other chakras.
When it is in balance we can express what we think and what we feel. We can communicate our ideas, beliefs, and emotions. When the throat chakra is in balance and open, we can bring our personal truth out into the world.
Aquamarine is associated with SCORPIO (23 Oct - 21 Nov).
Aquamarine brings us Water Energy. Water energy is traditionally associated with the North area of a home or room. It is associated with the Career and Life Path area. Its flowing energy will assure a balance of energy as your life unfolds and flows. To keep your life moving forward towards your goals use the water elements energy. (In some modern feng shui approaches Blue is associated with Earth Energy, see Feng Shui explanation page.)
Other practitioners report that Aquamarine is a cooling and calming stone. In the Book of Stones, Robert Simmons reports it to be a stone of the water element and one that is a doorway to communications with the Goddess.
In Crystal Medicine, Marguerite Elsbeth tells us Aquamarine offers protection and courage.
In Stone Power II, Dorothee Mella reports Aquamarine as the "Sailor's Stone". She reports the Romans considered it a purifying stone and made goblets from it.