Topaz is a gentle, balanced gemstone, gifted by empathy, that can focus energy where it is needed. Topaz is often associated with desire and it is said, that its name is derived from the Sanskrit 'tapas' what means hotness, fire and passion. Sometimes, it also derives from the Greek 'topazos' or 'topaz' meaning "to look for". Topaz is traditionally known as the gemstone of love and fate, ensuring success in achieving the objectives. Topaz is bringing us openness and honesty, the ability to self-realization, self-control and desire to develop our own inner wisdom. According to a legend, topaz was used to increase intelligence and creativity and was giving a wisdom to people, who managed to turn it into prosperity. Emotionally, it not only protects us, but also gives us a sense of protection. It is a gemstone of confidence and strength which helps to overcome fears. Topaz is associated with the month of November and represents the Venus planet. According to the astrological zodiac, it is linked to the signs of Scorpio, Sagittarius, Taurus, Pisces and Aquarius. Can supposedly alleviate depressions, relieve our anxiety and stress.