Coral is the transformed external skeleton of sea animals consisting mainly from aragonite mineral. It is a symbol of modesty, happiness and immortality. According to astrologists Coral is a stone of Neptune.
Talismans & amulets
In the Ancient Greece red and pink Corals were used for manufacturing amulets symbolizing happiness and immortality, capable to drive away misfortune and illness. It is beneficial for travelers as well as for romantically inclined people. Coral will incite its owner to unusual feats in the search of adventures. While worn on travels it will guard against dangerous encounters (murderers, pirates, thieves) and accidents, including natural disasters. Coral is a fine amulet for children. As an amulet it protects the owner from lightning, vicious people, any malicious intent. Coral affects imagination and offers to the owner gracefulness and subtlety of perception.
Coral is a remedy from spasms of intestines, stones in bladder, poisoning and sleeplessness. Modern researchers found out that corals contain hormones with strong positive influence on human body. Ashes from burned Coral heal wounds and ulcers. Coral power dissolved in water or wine is an effective pain-killer, especially for intestines, stomach and spleen related illness.
To its wearer Coral gives wisdom and modesty. It is believed that Coral reduce stress and fears and promote a stable family life. It combats foolishness, nervousness, fear, depression, suicidal ideas, panic and nightmares, confers prudence, bravery and wisdom. Coral is used to attract success. It also strengthens the ability of foresight. It is believed that Corals can counter evil spells. The white Coral is capable to repair aura.
White Fossil coral: Chakra Five: Vissuddha; Pink Fossil Coral: Chakra Four: Anahata; Red Fossil Coral: Chakra One: Muladhara