In crystal healing Aquamarine is seen to be a stone of courage. It sharpens the intuition and encourages clairvoyance, and for these reasons is beneficial to be used during meditation. Judy Hall (Crystal Bible) says that Aquamarine in ancient times was believed to counteract the forces of darkness and procure favor from the spirits.
It is also thought to shield the aura and balance the chakras.
It is a combination of the heart and throat chakra colours and is said to encourage the warmth of the heart during communication.
Aquamarine is said to help reduce addictive tendencies, whether that be to food, alcohol or drugs..or unhealthy people. It’s also said to help eliminate fluid retention.
Aquamarine has an affinity with sensitive people. It can invoke tolerance of others and can help one overcome being judgemental. It is thought to be supportive for those overwhelmed by responsibility, and is said to clarify perception, clear the mind and unravel confusion.
It is useful for helping with closure on all levels. Aquamarine is said to cool and soothe fears and increase psychic sensitivity. Highly protective during pregnancy, it helps to guard both mother and baby from harm and is thought to discourage miscarriage. It is also said that it’s calming energies reduce stress and quiet the mind.
Aquamarine is a stone of release and a powerful cleansing agent for the emotional body.
It helps one free oneself of attachments to old patterns, relationships and ways of being and helps one let go of the past. It is excellent for working with grief, as it assists one in fully releasing attachment to the body of a loved one while retaining a positive emotional connection to the loved one’s spiritual being.
In physical healing Aquamarine is thought to be helpful for sore throats, swollen glands and thyroid problems.