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White Sapphire Uses and Purposes
Sapphire is exceptional for calming and focusing the mind, allowing the release of mental tension and unwanted thoughts. It encourages opening the mind to beauty and intuition, bringing lightness and joy as it restores balance within the body. [Melody, 584][Hall, 253]
White Sapphire helps one to recognize and access their talents and to use them in pursuing their life’s work. [Melody, 589][Hall, 255]
Wearing White Sapphire enhances the qualities of fairness, objectivity, morality, and freedom from greed. It also assists in breaking self-defeating habits or behaviors that impedes spiritual progress. [Melody, 589][Simmons, 344][Ahsian, 344]
White Star Sapphire is a token of pure and lasting love without conditions. It is excellent for exchange by first lovers who have had to give up everything for each other, and for marriage in later years, especially following the loss of a partner to avoid feeling second best. It also discourages jealousy of earlier partners in re-marriage. [Eason, 365]
Star Sapphire, especially in paler shades, is a symbol of wise and honest leadership, and a good stone for businesswomen and female entrepreneurs who wish to succeed without compromising integrity. [Eason, 365] It is also an ideal tool for anyone needing assistance in grounding their ideas into reality and who requires extra energy to bring things through to completion. [Simmons, 345]
As a professional support stone, Sapphire provides awareness of higher principles in archeologists and historians, stimulates the mind and wisdom in executives, ministers and writers, and increases discernment and good judgment in journalists and lawyers. [Mella, 129-133]
Because of its hardness (second only to Diamond), Sapphires are used in industrial applications such as components for watch crystals and movement bearings, scientific instruments, high-durability windows, and insulating substrates in special purpose solid state electronics.