wHAT IT REALLY MEANS TO BE A GRADUATE GEMOLOGIST AND HOW DID I DO IT.
Moonstone is the substitute gemstone for Pearl and traditional Birthstone of August. This stone is considered as the gemstone of love and new beginnings. Check this Hub for its healing properties.
To get maximum benefit, Gemstones have to be worn the correct way. Check this Hub for tips on wearing astrological rings the right way, the fingers to wear them, Metals to be used, Time and Day etc
Boji Stones are also known as Kansas Pop Rocks and are usually sold in pairs consisting of Male and Female stones. Check this Hub for information on Healing and metaphysical Properties of this stone.
Did you know that amethyst, known for its rich deep purple hue, is the same stone as citrine--which is a lovely warm golden yellow? It's amazing! This article explains how and why that's possible, along with some more interesting facts about quartz in general. Enjoy!
Different beliefs pop-up when one inquires about the source of the name of Topaz. While some state it to have derived its name out of Greek term of ‘Topazion’, others state the Sanskrit term of ‘Tapas’ to be its origin. Blue Topaz stone, the...
There supposed to be another type of jade that is the red jade, as least this is what people call it (whatever it really is), which is a reddish-brown mineral. It usually has only one color. It is a popular jade in China, often mixed with gold and...
Learn about Jade; history and origin and magical propaties.
If you’re in the market for an opal, you may be confused by the terms used to describe the varieties of this stone. Here is a quick primer to help you distinguish the primary types of opal.