Properties and Health Benefits of Turquoise
Colour: opaque, often veined ranging from bright turquoise to greeny/blue. Turquoise is a very old protective & purifying stone. It promotes spiritual attunement and enhances communication with the physical and spiritual worlds. Placed on the third eye, it enhances intuition and meditation. It releases old prohibitions and allows the soul to express itself once more. Turquoise is also a purification stone, dispelling negative energy, electromagnetic smog, providing protection against pollutants in the environment. It balances and aligns the chakras with the subtle bodies and attunes the physical body to the spiritual. Psychologically, Turquoise is a strengthening stone. It dissolves self-sabotage, balancing and strengthening while instilling inner calm. Mentally, it instills inner calm while still remaining alert. It also aids in creativity. Emotionally, turquoise stabilizes mood swings. Physically, it is excellent for exhaustion or depression, even panic attacks. It strengthens the meridians and subtle energy fields, regenerates tissue, healing the whole body especially the eyes. It helps reduce acidity and benefits gout, rheumatism and the stomach.