The common misconception about Amber is that it is a variety of stone or mineral. In the Far Eastern region Amber symbolizes courage as it is also known in some Asian cultures as the "tiger's soul".
Amber is also a very powerful gemstone when it comes to healing certain conditions.
Those with kidney, spleen, and stomach problems will surely benefit from having this gemstone by their side. Amber also promotes success and good luck, as well as a sunny and care free disposition. It is also known to have the ability to dissolve opposition.