Astro Jewels NY
Blue Sapphire Pendant
A gorgeously hued round Blue Sapphire, weighing 0.64 carats in total, elegantly set in Sterling Silver. The chain's length is 15 inches.
Astrological Sign: Virgo, Libra
Meaning: Named after the Greek word "sapphirus", meaning blue, Sapphires have a long history and have been a favorite among priests and kings, who considered them symbolic of wisdom and purity. Sapphires are considered to be protective against envy, and poison.
Healing properties of Sapphire: Blue Sapphires are known to improve clarity and allow one to reach their creative potential through this stone. It encourages focus and helps with social and sexual relationships because it tends to create a deep bond between people and creates loyalty. It helps bring in new thoughts or new ways of thinking. It is also an excitement stone as it helps to bring the feeling of life being exciting and full.
Sources of Sapphire: Ceylon, Thailand, Australia, India, Burma, Africa, and Brazil.
Interesting Facts: Ancient civilizations believed that the world was set upon an enormous sapphire, which painted the sky blue with its reflection. Legend says that the ten commandments were inscribed upon tablets made of sapphire. September's birthstones are considered crown jewels and are adorned by prominent figures and royalty.
Beneficial properties of Sterling Silver: Silver is said to be amplify the effects of other stones, thus making it a needed compliment to any gemstone jewlery. Silver is also said to aid with mental health as well as strengthen certian physiological processes such as vitamin assimilation.