Often cut and polished and made into jewelry, emerald is one form of a mineral called beryl. Other beryl include aquamarine and morganite. With its characteristic green color, emerald is a classic heart chakra stone that promotes love and compassion.
ORIGIN : Austria, Brazil, Tanzania, Zimbabwe
LATTICE : Hexagonal
SHAPES : Natural, tumbled/polished, cut
ENERGY : Amplifies
COLORS : Green
CHAKRA : Heart
PLACEMENT : On the heart chakra, as jewelry, as a ring on the commitment (ring) finger.
HELPS WITH : Prosperity, unconditional love, compassion, romance, kindness, forgiveness, manifestation, increasing spiritual awareness, serenity, experience Divine love, protection, healing trauma.
WORKS WITH : Other beryl’s (aquamarine, morganite), clear quartz, other green or pink stones.
USAGE TIP : As a stone of unconditional and romantic love, emerald is especially auspicious to give to another person as a promise, engagement, or wedding ring stone. Emerald is as hard stone but has lots of inclusions, so they break easily, which means you need to be especially careful with them.