Turkish Brass Moons
Gemstone: 6mm Aquamarine (wrapped in 24k Gold Vermeil Sterling Silver, or Sterling Silver)
Hooks: 24k Gold Vermeil Sterling Silver, or Sterling Silver
Earring length: 3.5cm
Aquamarine Moon Earrings
Chakras: Throat (5th), Vissudha; Heart (4th), Anahata.
Key words: cooling, soothing, enhancement of clear communication. (In ancient lore, Aquamarine was believed to be a treasure of mermaids, and it was used as a talisman to bring good luck, fearlessness and protection to sailors.)
Aquamarine helps to bring one into a relaxed, alert stage of consciousness in which one is fully aware of one’s own store of knowledge, wisdom and feelings, and able to articulate them all with clarity and conviction. It is a powerful Water element stone, and is perhaps the strongest stone for clearing and activating the throat chakra. It stimulates the flow of energy and communication from the heart to the throat, assisting one is speaking one’s deepest and most heartfelt truth.
For women, Aquamarine lends the courage and clarity to express one’s inner-knowing, and it enhances intuitive abilities. It is a doorway to communication with the Goddess, both within the self and in Her outer manifestation. For men, Aquamarine helps dispel emotional numbness and the difficulty men sometimes experience in communication.
Aquamarine is a stone of empowerment for both men and women, and it helps one realize that not all power comes from force - there is also tremendous power in aligning oneself with the yielding, resilient vitality of life.
Spiritually, Aquamarine activates the Throat Chakra, facilitates communication of one’s truth, soothes excessively fiery energies and promotes understanding between divergent view-points.
Emotionally, Aquamarine helps one release old emotional baggage and ego roles, and is useful in moving through grief.
Physically, Aquamarine helps to counter infection and is especially useful for laryngitis, strep throat, or a sore throat. It supports the healing of inflammatory diseases of all types. It is soothing to eczema, hives, rosacea and psoriasis. Aquamarine quiets the nervous system.
Affirmation: 'I embody the yielding cooling power of water and express my truth with calm certainty.'
(The Book of Stones)
Chakras: Heart (4th), Anahata; Solar Plexus (3rd), Ajna.
Key words: natural good, inner truth, immune booster, courage.
Brass is the metal that brings out natural good & inner truth. Even the phrase 'getting down to brass tacks' tells of clearing away the old debris and getting down to the pure and natural truth.
Composed of Copper and Zinc, Brass has metaphysical healing properties to boost the immune system and bolster courage. Repeated wearing of Brass jewelry pieces will cause them to take on your own body chemistry, revealing your personal energy signature.