Gemological info: Vesuvianite (also known as Idocrase) is named after Mount Vesuvius in Italy where it was initially discovered. It is usually found in green but also can occur in purple, red, white, brown or yellow.
Metaphysical Properties: This very energetic stone aligns the will with the heart, bringing a wholeness and integrity that is quite healthy for the individual. It encourages enthusiasm for life and imparts the courage to change.
Astrological sign: Sagittarius and Capricorn