The Symbolism of the Emerald

Author: M.A. Carrillo de Albornoz & M.A. Fernández

June 22, 2014

The emerald is the stone of green light, which endows it simultaneously with an esoteric significance and with regenerative powers.  In Central America, the stone was associated with rain and blood and all the symbols of the lunar cycle. It was regarded as a token of fertility. The Aztecs associated the emerald with the bird [...]