Turquoise is perhaps the oldest stone in man's history, the talisman of Kings, Shamans and Warriors. The birthstone for December, it is stone worn for strength and protection. Read on to learn more about this highly-valued stone...
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The most legendary of all stones, Turquouse first made an appearance in ancient Egypt around 6000 BC where it was incorporated into protective amulets and royal jewellery for the likes of Cleopatra. One of the first gemstones to be mined, the meaning of the Turquoise crystal led to be considered a sacred stone by the Native Americans, who used it as a powerful healing tool for creating a connection between heaven and Earth.
Turquoise brings strength, protection from harm, psychic sensitivity and connection to the spirit world. It is a stone for finding wholeness and truth, and communicating and manifesting those qualities.
Turquoise is a most efficient healer, providing solace for the spirit and well-being for the body. It is a stone for self-forgiveness, self-acceptance and the release of useless regrets.
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Planet: Venus & Neptune
Deity: Sophia, Goddess of Wisdom
Powers: Truth & Strength
Turquoise is the traditional birthstone of those born in December, and born under the sign Sagittarius. Sagittarians are optimistic, kind and adventurous, and their outlook on life is extremely positive.
Turquoise stimulates and harmonises the Throat Chakra, making it easier to articulate and bring forth one's deepest wisdom.