Talisman - Protection - Fertility
hardness - 3.5
zodiac - Scorpio
Planet - Neptune
Chakra - heart
organic gemstone usually calcium carbonate. Coral is the skeletal remains of the animal coral polyps. Red coral that is easily available is dyed white coral. Women have used Coral as a fertility stone and has also been used to prevent accidents and is said to help children from falling down. According to Greek legend coral is the drops of blood shed when Perseus cut off the head of Medusa. Coral has been used to protect people from the evil eye and was often worn as an amulet.