PADARADSCHA SAPPHIRE is the rarest and most valuable color of sapphire. The color can be described as pinkish/orange. The name, as esoteric as the color is elusive, is said to be derived from the Sinhalese term for lotus flower. The sapphire symbolizes truth, sincerity and loyalty. It is also thought to bring peace, joy and wisdom to its wearer. In the past, the sapphire was also believed to be a talisman that would protect against evil spirits and other unsavory creatures of the night.