Energy: Receptive Astrological signs of: Sagittarius, Pisces and Scorpio Planet: Venus, Neptune Vibrates to the number: 4, 6 & 7 Element: Earth Powers: Money, Protection, courage, love, luck, friendship, healing
Turquoise Gemstone meaning
Turquoise is one of the oldest protection amulets, and was also known as a symbol of wealth in many ancient cultures.
Strength, protection from harm, psychic sensitivity and connection to the spirit world
If given a turquoise by a loving friend, that stone would protect the wearer from negative energy and bring good fortune. The turquoise is the symbol of friendship. It also brings peace to the home.
This stone is a very personal and meaningful stone to one who wears it. Turquoise takes on the characteristics of the owner.
Turquoise carries great wisdom of basic truth within it. It is one of the oldest stones known. This is a stone that a person must learn to attune to instead of the stone attuning to the person. It is important that the owner of a Turquoise give it the proper attention.
Healing properties of Turquoise
- Neutralizes overacidity
- Alleviates rheumatism, gout, stomach problems, viral infections
- Increases growth, muscular strength
- Alleviates pain, relaxes cramps
- Contains anti-inflammatory and detoxifying effects
- Application: should be worn on the solar plexus
Use with copper to increase the power of turquoise.
History of Turquoise
Turquoise is a stone that has been prized for many years. The ancient Egyptians used turquoise in jewelry. Turquoise is greenish-blue or pale sky blue. The name means “Turkish stone” as it came to Europe by way of Turkey. Turquoise was mined more than 6,000 years ago in Sinai. The best turquoise comes from Iran, but not much is exported now. Much turquoise comes from Mexico and the United States today.
The best quality of Firoza are found in Nishapur (outside
Mesh’had), Iran but they are also available in Australia, Afghanistan, America, Egypt, Germany, Israel, Nepal and Tibet.
The great philosopher, Aristotle, said firooza helps to create
humbleness pity for others and is good for diabetics. It protects
from the stings of a scorpion, snakebites, lightening and drowning.
The community holds a Firoza wearer in esteem. The Holy Prophet
S.A.W.) said that Allah (S.W.T.) accepts the prayer of one who
wears Firoza. The Holy Prophet (S.A.W.), Imam Ali (A.S
and Hazrat Imam Musa e Kazim (a.s.) wore a Firoza ring.
If calamity were to befall on the wearer, the stone would break.
When this happens, the ring should be immediately be removed.
Another source says… Turquoise is…
As an all-around healing stone, turquoise energy benefits the whole body. A powerful immune system booster, it is said to improve communication among all systems of the body and is of particular use as a treatment for depression.
Also associated by some sources with an ability to remove toxins, turquoise is a good tonic stone. Crystal healers recommend it especially for detoxification of alcohol, poison, pollution, or radiation in the body. Its calming and grounding influence is also used in treatment of high blood pressure, asthma, infections, and dental problems. Because it shares many healing properties with other copper-based crystals, it’s a good idea to use turquoise as preventive medicine or in those instances when, indeed, the proverbial ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
ATTRIBUTES: Turquoise is a most efficient healer, providing solace for the spirit and well-being for the body. It is a protective stone and has been used for amulets since time immemorial. It is believed to change color to warn of danger of infidelity. Turquoise promotes spiritual attunement and enhances communication with the physical and spiritual worlds.
Placed on the third eye*, it enhances intuition and meditation.
On the throat chakra*, it releases old vows, inhibitions, and prohibitions, and allows the soul to express itself once more. It explores past lives and shows how the creation of your “fate” is ongoing and depends on what you do at each moment.
Turquoise is a purification stone. It dispels negative energy and clears electromagnetic smog*, providing protection against pollutants in the environment.
It balances and aligns all the chakras with the subtle bodies and attunes the physical level to the spiritual. In traditional thought, Turquoise unites the earth and the sky, bringing together male and female energies.This stone is empathetic and balancing. A promoter of self-realization, it assists creative problem-solving and calms the nerves when speaking in public.
Psychologically, Turquoise is a strengthening stone. It dissolves a martyred attitude or self-sabotage.
Mentally, Turquoise instills inner calm while remaining alert, and aids creative expression.
Emotionally, Turquoise stabilizes mood swings and brings inner calm. It stimulates romantic love.
Physically, Turquoise is an excellent stone for exhaustion, depression, or panic attacks. One of its protective functions is against outside influences or pollutants in the atmosphere.
HEALING: Turquoise strengthens the meridians of the body and the subtle energy fields. It enhances the physical and psychic immune systems and regenerates tissue, supports the assimilation of nutrients, alleviates pollution and viral infections, and heals the whole body, especially the eyes, including cataracts. It reduces excess acidity and benefits gout, rheumatism, and the stomach. This stone is anti-inflammatory and detoxifying and alleviates cramps and pain.
POSITION: Anywhere but especially on the throat, third eye, and solar plexus. It makes an excellent elixir.
In addition to the generic properties, the following type has additional attributes:
Tibetan Turquoise is green and carries a slightly different vibration from the more vivid blue. It is especially useful for healing throat chakra blockages and suppressed self-expression back down the ancestral line until the source is cleared.
Turquoise stones are also said to help with stress and headaches. These stones are best worn with silver to amplify their properties. They are meant to attract good luck, creativity and peace of mind. They encourage honest communication, friendship, loyalty and love. They offer energy, protection, wisdom, serenity and self expression. Turquoise stones should absorb negativity.
If you wear this stone in a silver bracelet or other silver jewelery, you should be ready to be honest with yourself and you will reap the rewards as it helps you see and trust who you really are. This is the stone to help you talk the talk and walk the walk. As you wear it you can find that it helps in analytical thinking.
It corresponds to the astrological sign of Sagittarius and also to the fifth chakra (energy centre). It vibrates with the numbers 4, 6 and 7.
The turquoise stone is said to resonate with the Archangel Michael, who is the Archangel of truth, courage and protection.
Some Native cultures believe that this stone will help bring the human mind to become one with the universe. It is also known to help with depression, high blood pressures, infections, asthma, throat and lungs.
Plus all of these stones benefit from cleansing under a full moon!
My PERSONAL Experience is….
The same friend who gave me the Carnelion … her mother was going for Umra (Holy Visit) to Saudi Arabia and I requested her to bring me a Turquise ring and she brought a Persian Stone set in asilver ring which is without any black markings and is pure… How Awsome !
I am wearing this with the Carnelian for the last 2 days…
The fogginess etc… lets see what happens.