Turquoise is an opaque mineral that occurs in beautiful shades of blue, bluish-green, green, and yellowish-green. Turquoise is a beautiful stone that appears in a stream of heavenly colors, from aqua blue to light azure green. Some people inappropriately describe the color as "Persian blue".
Turquoise is a purification stone. It dispels negative energy and can be worn to protect against outside influences or pollutants in the atmosphere it stabilizing mood swings and instilling inner calm. It is excellent for depression and exhaustion. Turquoise promotes self-realization and assists creative problem-solving. It is a symbol of friendship and stimulates romantic love.
This stone comes from as far as the winter corners of Nova Scotia to the parched dunes of Namibia, and it brings with it a low humming vibration. Turquoise of a greener hue is also found in the mountainous lands of Tibet. It’s been discovered in the wide and open Mojave desert in California, and in other areas of the USA where Apache mines invited the watery stone to flow out of the earth and into people’s hands.
Turquoise is mostly found in southwestern United States, China, Chile, Egypt, Iran, and Mexico.