Turquoise, history and lore

Turquoise the bringer of hope and happiness


The meaning of turquoise goes way back. The beliefs in ancient Persian were that if you wanted to escape evil and achieve happiness in your life, you first have to see the reflection of the new moon on the face of a friend or a turquoise.

Natural shield
Even with the Egyptians and Greeks only good is attributed to the turquoise. For them the turquoise was a protector against evil.

Turquoise is usually sky blue or blue / green and is found in areas where the soil is rich in copper. Besides the blue turquoise, you also can find a green variety, this green color is created under the influence of iron.

 

Turquoise meaning

Turquoise the guardian. For travellers, turquoise is a good protector against accidents and hazards. But turquoise is also a giver of happiness and satisfaction and last but not least promotes decisiveness.

 

Turquoise spiritual

Zodiac sign: Aquarius and Sagittarius.

Birthstone: December.

Chakra: fifth or throat chakra.