Aquamarine and Apatite Necklace
Aquamarine is a calming stone that reduces stress, quietens the mind, removing extraneous thought, and brings courage. It filters information reaching the brain and clarifies perception, sharpens the intellect and clears up confusion. It harmonizes its surroundings and protects against pollutants. Having an affinity with sensitive people, it supports anyone overwhelmed by responsibility and encourages taking responsibility for yourself. This stone brings understanding of underlying emotional states, soothes fears, increases sensitivity, breaks old, self-defeating programs and creates a personality that is upright, persistent and dynamic. It overcomes judgement, invokes tolerance and clears blocked communication, aiding self-expression. Aquamarine is useful for closure on all levels. It sharpens intuition, opens clairvoyance and is a wonderful stone for meditation, invoking high states of consciousness and spiritual awareness and encouraging service to humanity. Aquamarine shields the aura, aligns the chakras, clearing the throat chakra and bringing communication from a higher plane, and aligns the physical and spiritual bodies. In ancient times, Aquamarine was believed to counteract the forces of darkness and procure favour from the spirits of light. It was carried by sailors as a talisman against drowning.
Apatite expands knowledge and truth and eases sorrow, apathy and anger. It increases motivation, stimulates creativity and clears confusion, helping to access information to be used personally and for the collective good. It induces openness and social ease, encouraging extroversion, dissolving aloofness and alienation. Apatite draws off negativity about oneself and others, is helpful for hyperactive and autistic children, reduces irritability and overcomes emotional exhaustion. It clears frustration and endorses passion without guilt. The interface point between consciousness and matter, Apatite is a stone of manifestation and promotes a humanitarian attitude, inclining towards service. It has inspirational properties, is attuned to the future, yet connects to past lives. Apatite develops psychic gifts and spiritual atunement. It deepens meditation, and raises the kundalini. This stone aids communication and self-expression on all levels. Used with other crystals, Apatite facilitates results.
All our crystal meanings have been taken from Judy Hall who kindly granted Elements of Avebury permission to use them. For further information Judy Hall has released several books including The Crystal Bible series.
Please note crystals and their meanings are not a substitute for the advice of a doctor. If you have symptoms that you are concerned about, please seek medical advice.