General information Ruby
Ruby, like sapphire, is a variant of the corundum mineral, a mineral that forms hexagonal cylindrical crystals. The red corundum (brown-black to pink-red) is called ruby and other colours are called sapphire.
Ruby works in a protective way and gives spiritual strength, courage and energy. It works strongly activating, motivating and attracts success and prosperity. The stone stimulates passion, motivation, enthusiasm, spontaneity and a positive attitude. It promotes a clear, sharp look, concentration and helps to set realistic goals. Physically, the stone also gives strength and vitality and helps against fatigue and apathy. Ruby has a warming, detoxifying effect and has a positive effect on blood circulation, hormone system, fever, kidneys and adrenal glands.
Aries, Lion & Scorpio
Egyptians, Greeks, Romans... many ancient civilizations recognized and appreciated the beauty of the ruby as a gem. According to ancient writings, those gems were mined in Burma. Via trade routes, the rubies then ended up in the royal courts of Egypt and Greece. In the Bible, the red gemstone is often mentioned as a sign of prosperity.