The cross is an archetype found in all cultures, mostly in a magical context, where it has power as the route to enlightenment, and as a symbol of the inner solar power. Crosses symbolize spirituality and healing, and are seen as the meeting place of divine energies.
The 4 points of a cross represent self, nature, wisdom, and higher power or being. They suggest transition, balance, faith, unity, temperance, hope, and life. Crosses represent relationships, unions and a need for a deeper connection to something. It is unique in its all-inclusive symbolism, which covers the Sun god, the Earth goddess, the life-giver, the great tree and the earth energies.
Emerald is a stone that is used to bring forth manifestation in the form of prosperity and abundance. It is used for intuitive awareness, meditation, and spirituality.
This classic stone of love and romance, is said to bring both passion, and unconditional love, bringing balance within relationships, as well as friendship. In the event of heartbreak, emerald is used to heal and put one back on the path to love.
Emerald brings and enhances harmony, joy, memory, and faith. It also benefits intellect, communication, decision making, and promotes truthfulness and honesty, seeing past the superficial.