Turquoise is perhaps the oldest stone in man’s history, the talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. It is known as a stone of protection, strong and opaque, yet soothing to the touch, healing to the eye, as if carved from an azure heaven and slipped to earth. Its unique shade of blue, often blue-green, lends it name, Turquoise, to all things of this tranquil hue. The delicate veining or mottled webbing in cream or brown is inherent to the stone and serves to enhance its character.
Turquoise is a stone for self-forgiveness, self-acceptance and the release of useless regrets. It encourages us to honor ourselves as a creation and a tool of the Divine. Turquoise is a most efficient healer, providing solace for the spirit and well-being for the body. It is known to help benefit the overall mood and emotion by balancing and inducing a sense of serenity and peace. Holding or wearing Turquoise helps restore depleted vitality and lifts sagging spirits. It can relieve stress and bring focus back to the center heart. It is empathetic and balancing stone, helping one to recognize the causes of happiness and unhappiness, and to master them.