Get REDy for Ruby - 10 Colorful Facts You’ll Never Forget

Get REDy for Ruby - 10 Colorful Facts You’ll Never Forget

Looking at nature’s creation will always leave you in awe of its wonders. This is visible even more when you take a look at the bright-red, which is the gemstone ruby.

Well, get ready to embark on a deep-red journey, because here 10 facts about this unique gemstone:

  1. The name Ruby comes from the Latin word for red - Ruber.

  2. Like sapphire, Ruby is a red variety of corundum, an aluminum oxide.

  3. The deep red color of Ruby comes from chromium.

  4. Ruby enhances passion and appetite for life. It boosts motivation and realistic goal-setting.

  5. It stimulates positive dreams and inspires joy, spontaneity and courage. Ruby allows you to take risks and embrace all of life’s challenges and experiences.

  6. With its piercing red, Ruby can be used to warm and energize auras. It can assist with healing infections, lower cholesterol, reduce blood clots, detoxify the blood and stimulate circulation. 

  7. It will build up your confidence and help you feel more sexually attractive as it works actively within the sacral chakra.

  8. The work this stone does with the sacral chakra will also help you to boost your creativity and give it a voice.

  9. Ruby is the birthstone of the month of July, and it is associated with the astrological signs of Aries, Cancer, Leo, Scorpio and Sagittarius.

  10. Ruby is considered the stone of royalty. The legend tells that the Chinese Emperor, Kublai Khan, has offered an entire city in exchange for a huge Ruby.

 If you’re looking to boost your energy, your zest for life and your motivation - Ruby is the stone for you.

If you ever dreamed of feeling like a royal, this can be achieved by wearing the deep red.