Turquoise provides protection, prosperity, good luck, intuition. It brings blessings of heaven and earth, spirit and matter. This stone can help you find creative solutions to issues. It aids in healing the whole body, as well as protecting you from negativity and electronic pollution.
Ancient Egyptians, Tibetans, and Native Americans used turquoise for a variety of spiritual and ornamental purposes. All of these societies believed the stone had healing powers.
The stone is said to derive its name from the Turks, who traded in the Eastern Mediterranean region of Europe.
Turquoise is the birthstone of December.
Turquoise used to be most prevalent in Iran. It has since been found in the United States and other parts of the world. This stone comes in different colors, depending upon where it was mined. Tibetan turquoise, also called Chinese Turquoise, usually has a black matrix moving through it. Arizona Turquoise and Mexican Turquoise usually does not.
This stone is associated with the throat chakra.
You can place this stone in full moon moonlight to energize. It can also be moved through sage smoke or incense, placed in rice, or buried in the earth over night.
This stone is associated with Aquarius, Taurus and Sagittarius.
Turquoise is believed to provide benefits for the entire body. It is especially strong at healing the skeleton, as well as the immune and respiratory systems. This stone is a powerful detoxifier.
Disclaimer: Crystal meanings and spiritual healing lore are not a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. They are presented as spiritual supports to healing and other life issues. See a doctor or licensed medical practitioner for all health issues.
Turquoise at Crystal Life
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