. Opal has a larger proportion of water in it than most stones and is considered a water stone.
. Opal is hydrated silicon dioxide – submicroscopic silica spheres bonded together with water and additional silica, sometimes containing the minerals cristobalite and tridymite.
. Opal is one of the more popular gemstones, mainly due to its wonderful variety of rich and beautiful colors.
. Opal is divided into three subgroups: Precious Opal, yellow-red Fire Opal, and Common Opal. Their physical properties vary considerably.
|Chemical Formula:||SiO2_nH2O – Hydrous silicon dioxide|
|Crystal Structure:||Amorphous; kidney or grape-shaped aggregates|
|Color:||All colors, partial play of color|
|Hardness :||5.5 to 6.5 on the Mohs scale|
|Refractive Index:||1.37 to 1.52|
|Density:||1.98 to 2.50|
|Transparency:||Transparent to opaque|
|Double Refraction / Birefringence:||None|
|Luster:||Waxy to resinous|
|Fluorescence:||White opal: white, bluish, brownish, greenish; fire opal: greenish to brown|
. Opal helps against heart diseases, calms nerves, guards against melancholy, restores visual acuity, normalizes functioning of epiphysis and hypophysis.
. Opal helps in overcoming depression in life and diverts the energy in improving the positive traits. It enables the wearer to use his/her brain fully.
. Opal enhances cosmic consciousness and induces psychic and mystical visions. It stimulates originality and creativity.
. Opal strengthens the will to live and treats infections and fevers. Purifying the blood and kidneys, Opal also regulates insulin.
. Colorless, white, yellow, red, orange, green, brown, black, blue, pink
Opal Vedic Astrology :
- Chakra correspondences:Third eye, heart
- Physiological correspondences:Blood, kidneys, pancreas, reproductive organs, eyes, neurotransmitters, hair, nails, abdomen, intestines, triple burner meridian, immune system
- Vibration:Earthy to high, depending on type
. Australia, Brazil, the Czech Republic, England, Honduras, Mexico, South Africa, and the United States.
Opal Gemstone Price :
. The price your gem will sell for is based upon several factors. Quality is one of the most important factors in valuing a gem.
. Opal gemstone values based upon qualitative evaluations of things like, cut clarity, and color.
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Opal Gemstone Quality :
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. Opal is the Gemstone for Venus Planet with is the Karak for Love and Romance and happy married Life
. Opal is most known for its ability to bring one’s traits and characteristics to the surface for examination and transformation.
. we can say that as per Astrology Opal can provide good solution for matters related to love relationships or marriage .
. Opal is also used to bring happy dreams and avoid nightmares.
. It is also a protective stone, said to be particularly protective in dangerous places.