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The metaphysical properties of emerald

Emerald is a stone of fertility, and abundance. It is well known as an aid to growth, and assists people who are not so well adjusted with this world, to adjust, thrive, and prosper. The green of emerald is closely tied with the vibes of the natural world and the plants of nature. As the stone representing Venus, the goddess of beauty and love, emerald is rightly known as the “love stone.” It is the traditional birthstone for the month of May. Emerald’s vibrant green color is ideal for helping with matters relating to the heart, and it can be
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What makes emeralds so hot

Emeralds are a form of beryl found in areas of the world like Afghanistan, Brazil, India, Madagascar, Pakistan, Russia, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. The beryl family includes other well known gemstones like aquamarine and heliodor. In the northern United States they can be found in North Carolina. Out of the emeralds mined the most prized are mined in Colombia, from three mines called Chivor, Coscuez, and Muzo. Trapiche emeralds, being the rarest of emeralds, have a star or radial pattern within them. The origin of the name derives from the French word “Esmeralde,” that means Green Gemstone. Dating back as far
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