The varying colors of the sapphire are said to possess the following particular properties:
Green - bringer of luck and prosperity.
- encourages generosity, love and loyalty.
- inspires creative expression, intuition and meditation.
- associated with self-appreciation and spiritual development.
- enhances intellect, study, knowledge, memory and, when worn next to the skin, attracts wealth.
- also known as padparadscha and the most rare color for the sapphire, augments wisdom, optimism, renewal and attracts prosperity.