Coral is known as the ‘garden of the sea’.It was once believed to be a plant,but it is now known to actually contain living animals called polyps(hydra).
Coral is the result of assembled skeletal masses from these polyps.Red is considered the most sought after color,but coral can also be found in various colors such as pink,white,yellow and black.
In the ancient times it was confirmed that coral was used in decorative or fancy art objects.It is also said that coral are believed to predict recovery from a long illness. Ancients believed that Mars was composed of red coral.
Coral indicates life and blood force energy.
Coral has two types known as corallium rubrum and corallium japonicum.
Wearing Coral gives wisdom and simplicity.
It is also believed that Coral reduces stress and fears. It conflicts foolishness, nervousness, fear, depression, suicidal ideas, panic and nightmares. And deals with caution and bravery.
It also enhance the ability of foresight. It is considered that Corals can condradict vicious time. The white Coral is effecient in repairing the appearance of its wearer.
Coral gemstone also creates many qualities like courage, dedication, capability to face and solve circumstances and problems and prepare a man to take risks i his life.
It is considered as the master gem of the signs Aries and the Scorpio, it removes problems in the way of their prosperity and increases their power. The men who are defeated by their enemies should wear Coral gemstones.
Coral gemstone is also a perfect gem for a happy marital life.
Coral is chemically similar to pearl gemtsones.It is polished to form the coral jewellery.
Coral is considered magical in the state of crystals and gemstones.
Coral has a good healing power energies.
Coral is good to activate tissue regeneration.
It relieves tension.
In ancient times it was believed that coral is good for protection against skin diseases when worn as a necklace.
Coral helps in reducing laziness.
Dark red coral is helpful for energising and heating the bloodstream.
Pink coral is good to restore peace to your heart.
Coral helps a person going into depression and also good for digestion.
Coral helps the body to clear cholesterol from the circulatory system by increasing the production and absorption of niacin into the physical body.
Coral reduces the lung difficulties.
Coral is a considered as a treatment for spasms of intestines, stones in bladder, poisoning and sleeplessness.
Modern researchers has found that corals contain hormones with strong positive effect on human body. The remains of burned coral is also helpful in healing wounds and ulcers.
Coral is a traditional gift for the who is expecting a child as a protective amulet.
Red coral gems are strong,bright and delicate in nature. Also it contains some powerful energy which is used by astrologists for many reasons.
If we keep it with us it will give positive results with the energy stored in it. The vibrating pure nature of red coral gems help the user to strenghthen inner sight.
Ancient Egyptians also believed that coral gems are protector of under world.This gem is used while doing meditation to get concentration and to stay away from negative thoughts.
So this means that coral gems are valuable from old age in many positive ways and now also it has same importance.
The locations where coral are found includes the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Australia, the South Pacific, the waters of Japan, and Africa.