TurquoiseColors: from blue-sky to bluish-greenish. In some varieties, color fades when in direct sunlight
Chemical composition: CuAl6[(OH)2PO4]4 . 4H2O
Recommendations: offered at the 5th of 11th year anniversary of marriage.
Chakras: Swadhisthana, Anahata

Metaphysical features:
• Psychic protector
• Manifests the energy specific to the “moment of beginning”
• Beneficial to meditation and prayer
• Increases creativity, courage, communication, spirituality
• Induces the resonance with the energy of success, prosperity
• Offers peace of mind, emotional balance, friendliness, loyalty
• Recommendable to those who fear the dark
• Protects against accidents, negative energies and energetic vampirism
• Helpful in finding solutions from deadlocks
• Harmonizes the relational level
• Protects during travels
• Talisman of protection and power

Effects on health:
• Strong healing role
• Stimulates and strengthens the organism
• Protects the circulatory and respiratory system, eyes, tendons, ligaments, blood, throat, muscles, skin, thymus, lungs, nerves, heart
• Protects the female reproductive system (balances all types of female sexual disorder), stimulates fertility
• Helps tissue regeneration
• Offers longevity
• Excellent for convalescence states
• Helpful in cases of inflammations, headaches, fever, migraines, cataract, pollution, intoxication, stress, anorexia

Astrological correspondences:
• Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius, Pisces
• Stone assigned to the month of December
• Governing planets: Venus, the Moon, Neptune, Jupiter
• Corresponds to number 1 (people born on the 1st, 10th, 19th, 28th of the month)
• Corresponds to the year of the Horse in the Chinese horoscope
• Corresponds to the day of Saturday