Afghanistan, Myanmar, Pakistan, Vietnam, Australia, India, Sri Lanka, Russia, U.S.A
MOHS Hardness Scale:
Integrity, Devotion, Happiness, Healing, Courage, Passion, Enthusiasm, Generosity, Inspiration, Prosperity, High Energy, Power and Leadership
Ruby encourages passion and a zest for life. It improves motivation and setting of realistic goals. Balances the heart and instills confidence. Ruby encourages joy, spontaneity, laughter and courage. It promotes positive dreams and stimulates the pineal gland. Aids in retaining wealth and passion. Ruby encourages removal of negative energies from your path. It overcomes exhaustion and lethargy and imparts potency and vigour. Calms hyperactivity.
Rubies are associated with love, anger, passion, danger, and romance.
Rubies are mentioned four times in the Bible. Ruby was said to be the most precious of the 12 stones created by God. Hindus regarded Rubies as the most valued gem. It was called ‘Ratnaraj’, meaning ‘king of the precious Gems’, and later ‘ratnanayaka’, meaning ‘leader of all precious stones’. In the Harita Smriti, it is written that ‘He who worships Krishna with Rubies will be reborn as a powerful emperor’.