African Turquoise Heart
Approx 1.75″ wide
Affirmation: I open my consciousness to various forms of expression, and I express myself with ease and grace. My creativity is activated. I am a channel of Divine inspiration. I receive insights and wisdom from various cultures and philosophies.
Color: bluish-green and greenish-blue
About the African Turquoise Heart: A hydrous copper aluminum phosphate with the presence of iron in varying degrees that crystallizes in the triclinic system, although it is normally found in massive form as nodules, or in veins and sometimes displaying botryoidal growth.
Turquoise helps you to know your truth, speak your truth, and live your truth. This is a good stone when you need assistance with the timing of things. Know that the angels are orchestrating your life for your highest good. Turquoise is exceptionally beneficial for storytelling, journalism, and writing of any kind. It is a good stone to gaze at while waiting for inspiration to aid you with any type of project, especially when you are experiencing a mental block.
Turquoise calms inflammations and agitation. Its calming energy helps you to release tension, reduce anger, and relieve headaches.
Turquoise balances the mood swings commonly associated with premenstrual syndrome. This stone helps to remind you that the feelings and realizations you receive during the premenstrual and perimenopausal periods of your life are valid, but you are able to act upon them with grace and ease.
excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals and Stones by Margaret Ann Lembo