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History of Turquoise

Turquoise is a captivating gemstone with a rich history, spiritual and physical healing properties, and great cultural significance. Its history dates back to ancient times, with use by ancient Egyptians, Persians, and Native Americans. In ancient Egypt, it was highly prized for its protective qualities and association with the goddess Hathor. In Persia, it symbolized power and protection and adorned royal Jewelry and thrones. Native American tribes, like the Navajo and Pueblo peoples, consider Turquoise a sacred stone used in ceremonies and believed to bring blessings, promote spiritual attunement, and enhance communication with the spiritual realm.

Turquoise Healing Properties

Spiritueal Healing Properties: Turquoise is associated with qualities such as wisdom, protection, and balance. It is believed to enhance intuition, promote self-expression, and foster a sense of inner calm and serenity. Turquoise is also associated with the throat chakra, facilitating clear and effective communication.

Physical Healing Properties: Turquoise is thought to have various healing benefits. It is believed to support the immune system, aid in detoxification, and alleviate physical ailments such as headaches, arthritis, and respiratory issues. Turquoise is also said to have a calming effect on the body and mind, helping to reduce stress and anxiety.

How we use Turquoise

Here are a few of the ways we, at Yoga & Oils, enjoy incorporating Turquoise into our practices and daily routines.


  • Wear Turquoise Jewelry, such as a necklace, bracelet, or earrings, to keep its energy close to your body throughout the day. This can help you tap into its protective and balancing qualities.


  • Hold a piece of Turquoise in your hand or place it on your throat chakra during meditation. Visualize its soothing energy flowing through your body, promoting clear and authentic communication.


  • Keeping a piece of Turquoise on you when you have an important speech to make helps you to speak your truth with confidence and pride.


  • Use Turquoise as a tool for self-reflection and personal growth. Hold it in your hand while journaling or contemplating your thoughts and emotions. This can aid in fostering clarity and self-awareness.


I create a harmonious environment in my home and life, with the help of Turquoise.

As always, if there's anything more you’d like to know feel free to contact us at yogaandoilsnz@gmail.com, through our socials, or pop into the crystal shop for a visit at 3 Walton Street, Te Awamutu.

With Peace, Clarity and always a touch of Magic,

The Yoga & Oils Team


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