A ruby is a pink to blood-red colored gemstone, a variety of the mineral corundum (aluminium oxide). The red color is caused mainly by the presence of the element chromium. Its name comes from ruber, Latin for red. Other varieties of gem-quality corundum are called sapphires.
Cinnabar heals and purifies blood. // It imparts strength and flexibility to the physical body, stabilizes weight and enhances fertility. // Reputed to give wearer long life. Connected with all things physical, exercise and to keep fit. // Image: Cinnabar on Quartz. Pinterest Text: crystalsrockandgems