Ruby is a fiery staple of the gemstone world and considered the stone of divine creativity. For centuries, rubies have been at the forefront of luxury and lore. Ruby symbolizes power, passion, and protection. When worn as a talisman, this gemstone was believed to help protect warriors in battle. As an aphrodisiac stone, it brings vigor into our life and deeply resonates with the base chakra, which can result in an increase of strength, intuition, sense of security and wisdom.