Ruby Birthstone Necklace
Natural faceted ruby claw set sterling silver pendant on a 45cm sterling silver chain. The gemstones used in these pieces are approximately 7mm x 5mm. Garnet is the birthstone for July.
KEY WORDS: Life force, courage, passion, strength, enthusiasm, adventurousness, protectiveness
CHAKRAS: Root (1st)
PHYSICAL: Increases the chi in the body, stimulates health in all organs and systems
EMOTIONAL: Inspires self-confidence, zest for life, trust and willingness
SPIRITUAL: Instils spiritual courage and altruism, brings forth heroism
RUBY is a red variety of corundum, an aluminium oxide with a hexagonal crystal system and a hardness of 9. Rubies have been mined in Sri Lanka, Burma, Thailand, India, Brazil and the USA.
Rubies emanate the pure Red Ray with an unsurpassed vibrancy. They are powerful tools for stimulating the root chakra and bringing in additional life force. Ruby energizes and activates one’s physical, mental and emotional bodies. Rubies enhance passion and fortitude, allowing for the wholehearted pursuit of one’s aspirations. They eliminate feelings of hopelessness or defeat, and they open the wellspring of optimism and determination needed to accomplish difficult goals. They impart a feeling of power, improving self-confidence and adventurousness.
Rubies vibrate with an enthusiasm for life, instilling an openhearted willingness to make whatever leaps of faith are required. It is a magnet for novelty and adventure. Its vibrations attract opportunities for unexpected shifts of scenery and/or situation. Ruby is a stone of courage. It assuages doubt and assists one in dealing with anxiety. Ruby inspires the protective aspects of one’s character. It encourages one to stand up for those who are threatened. Ruby helps you be the kind of person you would look up to.
Ruby harmonizes with Blue Sapphire, Proustite, Cuprite, Zincite Rose Quartz and Morganite.
Source: The Pocket Book Of Stones by Robert Simmons