Tag Archives: Mythology

Aquamarine - aquamarine rough

Why go with Aquamarine this Festive Season!

Find the peace and calm of the ocean in Aquamarine. Let’s learn more about this amazing gemstone. Its name comes from Latin, Aqua, water, and Marina for sea. It was named this because it was believed to be the stone of Neptune, God of the Sea. For this reason, and many more that we will…

Amethyst - amethyst crystal

Amethyst: Mythology, Powers and Symbolism

Leading on from our previous post Sphene: myths, power and history today we are going to take a look at Amethyst, a beautiful purple coloured quartz and the most valued of its type. Their attributes vary depending on where they are found. Mostly it is the tone and shade of purple that varies, and experts…