Ruby - Polished
Ruby is a stone of the Heart Chakra. As the Stone of Nobility, it helps one to obtain their highest virtues and values. Working with Ruby opens one to selfless love and giving and challenges to choose 'core values' with wisdom.
Ruby allows one to live in the true Self of the Heart Chakra and experience a state of sustained bliss. It promotes the law of attraction, bringing wealth with spiritual wisdom. Ruby can also help with tasks and healing during the dream state, as it facilitates lucid dreaming.
This stone carries courage, strength, and protective qualities. It can help one release from aspects of the Self that are tied to victimhood or martyrdom. It also has strong grounding qualities, with a vibration that resonates with the ultimate life force.
Corundum is the second-hardest of all minerals, after diamond. This family includes Ruby and Sapphire. It promotes insight into the unknown and opens doors to achieve forward movement on one's path. It imparts ambition and confidence and enhances intuition and awareness. It helps to release anger in a positive way; it subdues the emotions and is good for harsh attitudes and irritability.
In addition, it brings clarity to mind while promoting rationality and logic. It helps dissolve negativity and connect with the purity of light and love. It is an excellent stone to help set and hold intentions regarding personal advancement in peace, self-control, and inner happiness.