April 25, 2009 :: Posted by - web_glnews :: Category - Uncategorized
Every gemstone is unique and represents a different type of healing power, energy, or luck. There are many love gemstones that help you develop a healthy state of mind and allow you to find the love you are looking for in your life.
We bring you a collection of the top six gemstones to boost your relationship and love life.
Lapis is an ancient gem and is known with different names in different cultures. Known as ‘Lajvarat’ in India, this blue coloured stone is considered to be a very powerful love stone as it brings spiritual love. It also enhances love and fidelity within marriage. In Egyptian cultures, Lapis lazuli is buried with the dead as it is believed to offer protection to the deceased. Wearing this stone helps people to overcome shyness. People wearing lapis gem are always known by their powers of love and affection and can commonly win over others through the power of love. Lapis also helps bring harmony to the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual levels of our selves. It restores any imbalances that can result in depression.
Kunzite is a delicate pink colored, ornamental stone with a hint of violet. It is also known as the evening stone as its color fades when exposed to sunlight. Because of its color pink which is symbolic of love, romance and marriage, this gem is an ideal gift to be given to a loved one signifying eternal love. This is an excellent gemstone for those suffering from a broken heart. It’s said to be a healing stone which awakens the heart centre and heal broken hearts, reducing stress and depression. Kunzite pendants are used as charms and are believed to bring good luck and peace of mind. It is also said to liberate one from anger, fear and anxiety. It has a peaceful, caring energy that promotes unconditional love.
Rhodonite is a ‘stone of love’ that teaches us about self love and the love towards others. Known as a rescue stone for centuries, the gemstone can help to ease the pain of emotional trauma and can also help us to express confidence and lovingness towards others. It is an emotional balancer and encompasses love by encouraging brotherhood of humanity. It clears away emotional wounds and scars from the past and has a resonance of forgiveness. In the ancient Chinese culture, the Rhodonite is believed to have a grounding energy that helps to balance the Yin and Yang (the symbol of love).
Sapphire is said to be the stone of mental clarity and a symbol of heaven and God.
Known as ‘Pokhraj’ in India, it is a stone of new love, commitment and fidelity. Among the entire range of colors available, pink sapphire is the stone of love. If your partner is away for long periods of time, this stone can help you sail through life’s rough patches. It helps an individual find a new love in their life or strengthen a good relationship with your partner. Gifting this stone to a loved one strengthens the bond and brings in harmony between partners. It is a wisdom stone that helps to focus and calm one’s mind, releasing mental tension. If you are suffering from a negative outlook and the world around you seems full of darkness, sapphire helps you to get back a positive attitude towards life.
Moonstone or Chandra Mani has a long history as the stone of romance. Many believed that moonstone is composed from actual moonbeams. In India, this stone is considered so sacred that it is only displayed on a yellow silk cloth, as yellow is an especially sacred color. As a gift for lovers, moonstone takes the highest rank due to its power to arouse passion and allow lovers to peek into their future fortunes. This stone is also said to aid digestion and cure headaches and backaches. Moonstone is considered a very strong and healing stone for women who suffer from hormonal imbalances or are going through menopause. It has been associated with fertility and childbearing from ancient times.
Since ancient times, the rose quartz is considered as a symbol of love and beauty. This stone is often referred to as the ‘stone of unconditional love’ and friendship and is widely used to restore trust and create inner harmony. Calming and reassuring, it gives one a feeling of appreciation self love; opening the door to sensitivity and strengthening empathy. If you have never received love, wearing this gem opens the way to welcome new love into your life. If you have lost in love, it offers comfort. If you have been damaged by an unhealthy relationship, it strips away negativity and replaces it with self-trust and self-worth.