'THE BLUE MOON' Rough Crystal. An exceptional 29.62 carat blue diamond recovered at the Cullinan mine, January 2014 - Petra Diamonds. It subsequently sold in February 2014 for US$25,555,555 (US$862,780 per carat – possibly a world record per carat for a rough diamond) to Cora International NY.
The Gifts Of Life Ruby: the “energy stone” because it fuels life vigor, restores passion, stimulates motivation, and aligns one with the authentic self while gently encouraging one to follow his/her bliss; promotes clear visualization.
The ruby is considered to be the most powerful gem in the universe, and is associated with many astral signs. To own a ruby is said to have contentment and peace. Placed under a pillow the ruby may ward off bad dreams. Ruby rings should be worn on the left hand so as to receive the life force and have protection. Given as a gift, the ruby is a symbol of friendship and love. The ruby is also the symbol of vitality and royalty.