Known as the “Stone of Successful Love,” Emerald opens and nurtures the heart and the Heart Chakra. Its soothing and calming energy helps to provide healing to all levels of the being, bringing freshness and vitality to the spirit. Also known as a stone of inspiration and infinite patience, Emerald embodies unity, compassion and unconditional love, while also helping to promote friendship and balance between partners. It was dedicated in the ancient world to the goddess Venus for its ability to insure security in love.
Emerald is also helpful as a stone of great vision and intuition, associated with the eyes and sight, long believed to foretell future events and reveal one’s truths. Being a stone of wisdom, Emerald can help enhance memory and increase mental clarity. It combines intelligence with discernment, and brings to the conscious mind what is unconsciously known. Emerald also increases focus and intent, activating psychic abilities and opening clairvoyance. Traditionally it was used as a protection against enchantment and spells.