Primarily, Ruby inspires passion and a enthusiasm for life.
It improves motivation and setting of realistic goals, whilst encouraging joy, spontaneity, laughter and courage. It is said to balance the heart and inspire confidence in day to day affairs.
Ruby is thought to promote positive dream states, bringing good dreams, and restfull nights. It aids in maining wealth and passion. Ruby encourages removal of negative energies from your path; it helps with overcoming exhaustion and lethargy, bringing positive energy and motivation. It is also helpful in calming hyperactivity, in children and adults alike.
In physical healing it is thought that Ruby detoxifies the body, blood and lymphatic system. It treats circulatory disorders, fevers and fights off infectious diseases.