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Believed by the Ancients to have been blessed by the Gods as a powerful protective stone, Sapphire has been used and treasured throughout history. There are many Biblical references to Sapphire, and a Sapphire was believed to have been contained in the breast plate of the High Priests. Sapphire is a form of Corundum, one of the hardest minerals on Earth Sapphires form in many colors, depending upon the trace metals they contain. Red Corrundum is referred to as Ruby.
Sapphire is a stone of wisdom, with each color containing its own unique energy vibration and information.
A stone of prosperity, Sapphire sustains life force and attracts joy and peace.
Sapphire helps to open the mind to beauty and intuition.
A stone of spiritual healing and spiritual truth, Blue Sapphire is useful when channeling healing energies from the Angelic Realm or a higher source. This makes Blue Sapphire an especially good stone for practitioners of Reiki and similar modalities.
Blue Sapphire helps to promote dreams and dreaming, astral travel and the subsequent retention/remembrance of information and wisdom brought back into waking consciousness. Blue Sapphire increases/enhances intuition, mental clarity and spiritual power, all of which can assist in personal and spiritual growth.
Blue Sapphire helps the user stay on the Spiritual Path, boosting psychic and spiritual powers, and is a great stone for Earth and Chakra healing. Use Blue Sapphire to remove/release blockages that may be holding one back from their spiritual growth.
Used with the Throat Chakra, Blue Sapphire enhances vocal healing modalities such as chanting. Blue Sapphire also facilitates self-expression, communication, and speaking your Truth.
Blue Sapphire fosters loyalty, commitment, and fidelity, making it useful in relationships both romantic and professional.
Physically, Blue Sapphire can assist with healing on a cellular level, Blood disorders, eye issues and general stress. Blue Sapphire has been used as an aid to ease depression, anxiety and insomnia.
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|Physical and Metaphysical Properties for|
|PROPERTIES FOR STONE|
|Crystal Name:||Blue Sapphire|
|Alternate Stone Name:||Blue Corundum|
|Pronunciation:||bloo saf ahyuhr|
|Affirmation:||My actions are guided by wisdom and awareness.|
|Question:||Do you feel that it is possible to channel information from higher sources?|
|Astrological Sign:||Libra (September 23 to October 22), Sagittarius (November 22 to December 21), Virgo (August 23 to September 22)|
|Primary Chakra:||Throat Chakra|
|Secondary Chakra:||Crown Chakra, Third Eye Chakra|
|STONE NAME INFORMATION TAGS|
|Color:||Blue, Indigo (dark blue)|
|Location:||Australia, Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic, India, Madagascar|
|Mineral Class:||Oxides Mineral Class|
|Crystal System:||Trigonal Crystal System|
|Numerical Vibration:||Number 6|
|Chemical Composition:||Al2O3, Aluminum Oxide|
|Physical:||Blood Disorders, Eye Disorders and Infections, Healing, Insomnia, Nausea, Vertigo|
|Emotional:||Anxiety, Communication and Expression, Eases Depression, Loyalty, Reducing Stress or Tension, Self Expression, Truth|
|Spiritual:||Angel Communication and Connection, Astral Projection and Traveling, Channeling|
|Extra Grade:||Beautiful blue color, partially translucent, < 10% matrix|
|A Grade:||Nice blue color, opaque, 10% - 25% matrix|
|B Grade:||Poor blue color, opaque, and/or > 25% matrix|
Posted on April 17, 2013
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