Rutile crystals that have grown in some rubies, sapphires and other stones bend and reflect light to give the illusion of a star hovering just below the gem's surface. Because it is reflected light rather than a mark on the stone, the star is visible at multiple orientations.
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Aquamarine - Carry this stone for protection when traveling on water or flying through the air over water. The blue of this stone influences the elements of both water and air. It is believed to prevent drowning and suffocating, bring inner peace, and reveal the mysteries of the deep Meditation upon this stone can help open the creative unconscious.