Gold is a useful mineral against vision problems, impotence and known for bringing vital energy and courage. Let's find out better.
What is gold
Chemical symbol: Au (from the Latin " aurum" ).
Gold is the chemical element with atomic number 79.
Properties and benefits
Associated with the Apollonian and masculine, gold is useful in cases of impotence . It can also prove to be a mineral to keep close to alleviate vision problems, such as conjunctivitis.
Daily gold requirement
There is not a recommended daily requirement for gold . In fact, the mineral is easily absorbed with food and our body is able to satisfy the basic needs with very small quantities.
Effect on the psyche and the spirit
Gold has a protective action, brings vital energy, increases self-esteem, courage, increases willpower and amplifies positive feelings. It stimulates wisdom and knowledge anxiety, makes thought clear and effective.
Western symbol of well - being and royalty, in Buddhism gold is one of the seven treasures and is equated with faith or right belief . Prince mineral of the alchemists, whose purpose was to produce gold from other substances, such as lead, presumably through a mythical substance called "philosopher's stone".
The alchemical symbol for gold was a circle with a point in the center, which is also the astrological symbol, the hieroglyphic symbol and the Chinese pictogram to indicate the sun ().
Method of use
Gold, as well as in crystal therapy as a therapeutic mineral, is used in dentistry (for the construction of bridges and fillings), jewelry and in the electronics industry. The radioactive isotope 198 Au (half-life: 2.7 days) is used in some anti-tumor therapies.
Curiosities and historical notes
In two Shakespearean works we see the appearance of gold: in Romeo and Juliet (fifth act, first scene) and in Henry IV (fourth act, fifth scene). In the first masterpiece gold is mentioned as a poison, in the second as a medicine .