Ruby bestows straightforwardness and the ablity to direct scattered spiritual energies towards a single goal. By usin Ruby, we are made to look at our own lives in a critical way and reject anything that does not stand up to scrutiny. Ruby encourages the desire for knowledge and wisdom. Ruby has a calming effect. It helps with depression, psychic illness and delusions. Ruby strengthens the power of belief and the love of truth. Mined in Africa.