(vitreous/resinous blue to bluish-green; hardness 7.5-8; Occurrence: Brazil, Afghanistan, India, Pakistan, etc.) Aquamarine is a member of the Beryl family. Stone of peace, joy and happiness, especially in relationships. Reduces stress, quietens the mind, clears blocked communication, benefits the throat chakra, brings tolerance to judgmental people. Encourage responsibility for actions. Wear aquamarine for protection when traveling over water.