Aquamarine is the most common variety of Berl (teal). In ancient lore, Aquamarine was believed to be the treasure of mermaids, and it was used as a talisman to bring good luck, fearlessness and protection to sailors. It was also valued as a stone of eternal youth and happiness. They are stones of a water element, bringing one into touch with the subconscious, the domains of spirit and our deepest emotions. Their energy is refreshing as a shower under a cool waterfall. This gentle stone encourages: patience & endurance, (not giving up), trust, faith, helps you to tune into spiritual guidance, plus in relationship promotes gentleness, truth and compassion. Aids in shyness and helps one discover their voice and direction. Also helps one let go of grudges, let go of hurt in past relationships, helps in grieving situations, helping one to heal heart issues and to go with the flow into what is next. Physically it helps to alleviate stomach and bowel stresses, including homesickness, motion sickness, and nervousness, including sea sickness and sea travels. Known as the stone of Water and Emotions.