Sapphire is one of the best-known minerals. It is a stone that has gone down in history and has been used in almost all religions. It decorates church rings. Kings Solomon and Abraham wore sapphire talismans. Legend has it that the Law given to Moses on the mountain was engraved on the tablets of this particular crystal. This alumina derivative can come in a variety of colours, although the most popular is blue. Its name, "Sapphire", says, derived from the Latin sapphirus, the Greek sappheira and the Sanskrit sanipryam, meaning "blue stone". However, each colour is unique, giving it special characteristics.
If you look at the metaphysical possibilities, you will see that it is truly a unique, powerful, life-changing stone. It radiates peace, helps to cleanse oneself of negative thoughts, feelings and frustrations. As you meditate with the crystal, you will feel that your awareness, wisdom, and spirituality grow stronger. It encourages the opening of the mind to beauty and intuition, gives lightness and joy.
It is a very suitable stone for people who easily give in to the leadership of others, do not have or are afraid to express their opinion. Sapphire promotes better self-awareness, inspires courage and helps to trust your inner intuition, perception and knowledge. The crystal helps people who have an inferiority complex, afraid to communicate or speak in public. Under its influence, you will establish a closer and more sincere relationship with those around you.
Sapphires are a symbol of honesty that helps resolve legal and all issues related to justice quickly and positively. It is also advisable to have it for managers in various fields to fairly represent the interests of others. If you need help with your ideas or important projects, a sapphire will give you extra energy to complete them.
Blue sapphire is good for the thyroid gland and swollen glands. It is also considered beneficial for the nervous system and treats blood disorders, dementia and degenerative diseases. Take it with you to improve vision or cure eye diseases, reduce fever, relieve nosebleeds and ear problems, including hearing, infection or imbalance of the inner ear, dizziness.
Country of origin: India.
Chemical composition: Al2O3.
Hardness based on Mohs scale: 9.