An Emerald is considered to be a stone behind successful love that gives truthfulness. There is also a belief that Emeralds offer healing power. It aids in healing the lungs, heart, spine, muscular system and also calms adverse effects on the eyes. It also brings allegiance. It enhances unconditional love, unity and promotes friendship and also keeps affiliation in balance. It also ensures bodily, emotional and mental balance. Positive actions and the ability to enjoy life to the fullest comes form enchanting Emeralds.
Emeralds have a history relating back to many years. Emeralds find a description even in the Bible. Spaniards were fond of luscious green color of the Emerald stone. They used it in many of their architectural buildings. They are a beautiful green colored Gems that can range in all hues of green.
An Emerald is just a beautiful and amazing stone that anyone would love to have in their jewelry collection. An Emerald Ring looks fantastic because of the beauty of Emerald Gemstone studded in it. Emerald has been a gem of enthrallment for thousand of years. It has fascinated many cultures for about over six thousand years. It is a variety of Beryl and is a precious Gemstone. Emeralds were for the very first time mined by Egyptians nearly 4,000 years ago. Egyptian Princess Cleopatra was fond of Emeralds. Emerald Gemstone derived its name form Greek word “Smaragdos” which just means green Gemstone.
Emerald Gemstones are found mainly in Colombia, Zambia, Brazil, Zimbabwe, Madagascar, Pakistan, India, Afghanistan, and Russia. Panjshir Emerald also known as Afghanistan Emerald, Colombian and Zambian Emeralds are the much sought Emeralds among all.
Emerald is the birthstone for the month of May and is the anniversary stone for 20th and 35th year of marriage. And it is the talisman for Gemini. Prominent Personalities who adorned this splendid Gemstone are Queen Elizabeth II, Elizabeth Taylor, Actress Marlene Dietrich, Theda Bara, Gloria Swanson, and Joan Crawford.
Planet of Emerald Gemstone is Mercury. It is also synonymous rebirth and symbolizes the abundance of the life force. The rich green color brings to mind the regeneration of life in spring and hope of new possibilities.