Ruby is a stone of romantic love, this deep and vivid red color gemstone, and maybe the most famous of red-colored stones.

In the ancient language of Sanskrit, ruby is called Ratnaraj, or “King of Precious Stones.”  Rubies are one of the hardest natural gemstones, only a diamond and moissanite are harder.  Crystal healers believe rubies promote a clear mind, increase focus, determination. and motivation. 

Ruby is also a traditional anniversary gift for the 15th and 40th wedding anniversaries.