Beryl is a great stone to help you simplify your life to make it less stressful. It helps you filter out distractions so you can focus on your goals. It is beneficial for courage, stress, and overanalysis.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Beryl reduces anxiety and the tendency to overthink. It reawakens love and romance in long-term relationships.
The Physical Connection:
Beryl is thought to strengthen the circulatory system and the pulmonary system. It is said to be beneficial to the nervous system and throat infections. It is also thought to help the stomach, pancreas, liver, and heart. It is believed to be good for the spine and concussions.
The Chakras Connected to Beryl:
Crown Chakra, Solar Plexus Chakra. Varies according to color.
Gemini, Leo, Pisces, Aries. Varies depending on color.
Locations Found & History:
Russia, China, Ireland, Switzerland, France, Sweden, Germany, Austria, Norway, Brazil, South Africa, Columbia, Madagascar, Mozambique, Zambia, Australia, Czech Republic, and the United States. Some of the largest Beryl gemstones were found in the Bumpus Quarry in Albany, Maine weighing 18 metric tons and measuring 18 by 3.9 feet. The largest-ever Beryl stone was from Malakialina, Madagascar weighing 840,000 pounds and measuring 59 feet long and 11 feet in diameter. The name Beryl is from the Latin word Beryllus which means the precious blue-green color-of-sea-water stone.
Beryl has always been revered as one of the most valuable gemstones in the world. Emeralds, a type of Beryl have been sought-after for centuries and were noted as one of the royal gems. Each type of Beryl stone has a history of its own, but generally, these gemstones have always been well-loved throughout history and used in jewelry, crowns, and other accessories.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
Beryl gemstones can be opaque to translucent with a vitreous luster. They rate a 7.5 to 8 on the Mohs hardness scale which is why it’s popularly used to make jewelry. Beryl comes in many forms and is very popular in each form. Types of Beryl include Emerald, Morganite, Aquamarine, Bixbite, Goshenite, and Heliodor. This stone is made of beryllium aluminum cyclosilicate. The colors range from green, blue, red, pink yellow, and white. Transparent pieces are known as precious beryl, and the most popular types are Green Emerald and Blue Aquamarine. The rarest type of Beryl is Red Bixite which can be very hard to find and very pricey because of that.
How to Use Beryl:
Wear the Beryl stone that is most appropriate to your needs and preferences. You can find beautiful rings, pendants, necklaces, earrings, and bracelets with the various Beryl gemstones.