The Turtle is a symbol of Mother Earth represented by the sodalite bead revolving around the silver bead. Turtle reminds us to give back and protect the Earth. Turtle is an excellent teacher in the art of grounding oneself. Turtle’s shell represents the protection the Earth has employed for centuries as man abused the planet and offers you protection from hurt as well. Turtle employs both water and earth energies to offer a harmonious setting wherever you may be. The drop stone is Aventurine which represents prosperity, calmness and protection. The beads are Sodalite (truth and communication) and Amazonite (communication).