THE HEART JOURNEY STONE: OPALS

OPALS WERE SAID TO CONTAIN THE TEARS SHED BY ZEUS AFTER HIS VICTORY OVER THE TITANS. IN INDIA OPAL IS CONSIDERED A LUCKY STONE; IN THE FAR EAST IT IS A SYMBOL OF ETERNAL HOPE. OPAL’S COLORS ARE CREATED BY MICROSCOPIC WATER DROPS WITHIN THE STONE. COLORS: MILKY OR WHITE WITH MULTI-COLOURED PATTERNS INSIDE, OPAQUE, … Continue reading THE HEART JOURNEY STONE: OPALS

Opal ~ October Birthstone

Opal gemstone: History and Properties "Opal...Made up of the glories of the most precious gems, to describe it is a matter of inexpressible difficulty: there is in it the gentler fire of the Ruby, there is the brilliant purple of the Amethyst, there is the sea-green of the Emerald, all shining together in an incredible … Continue reading Opal ~ October Birthstone