Iran, USA, Australia, Russia, China, Chile, Egypt, Mexico
CuAl₆(PO₄)₄(OH)₈ • 4H₂O
Hydrated Copper and Aluminium Phosphate
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Turquoise attracts money, success and love. Its powers include protection, healing, courage, friendship, and luck. Relaxes the mind, and eases mental tension.
A great deal of turquoise symbolism and lore involves predicting danger
Purification, Serenity, Protection, Wisdom, Balance, Strength, Friendship, Love, Positive thinking, Sensitivity
Turquoise is a purification stone. It dispels negative energy and can be worn to protect against outside influences or pollutants in the atmosphere. Turquoise balances and aligns all the chakras, stabilising mood swings and instilling inner calm. It is excellent for depression and exhaustion, it also has the power to prevent panic attacks. Turquoise promotes self-realisation and assists creative problem solving. It is a symbol of friendship, and stimulates romantic love.
A gift of Turquoise represents friendship and luck. The Persian word for turquoise is "ferozah" or "firozah", which means victorious