. Pearl is a mixture of mineral and organic material formed with the soft living tissue of a shelled mollusk. Chemically pearls are made of calcium carbonate.
. Pearls have been highly valued as gemstones since antiquity, and their allure and beauty has always been magnified by the difficulty of obtaining them in early times.
Gemstone Physical Composition: An organic product. Pearls are formed in shellfish, especially oysters and mussels, as a natural defense against an irritant such as a piece of grit. Layers of aragonite, known as nacre, are secreted around the irritant and gradually build up to form the solid pearl. Light reflecting from these overlapping layers produces a characteristic iridescent lustre.
|Chemical Formula:||Calcium carbonate + organic substances + water|
|Crystal Structure:||Orthorhombic, microcrystalline|
|Color:||White, pink, yellow, silver, cream, golden, green, lavender, blue, black|
|Hardness :||2.5 to 4.5 on the Mohs scale|
|Refractive Index:||1.52 – 1.66 Black: 1.53 – 1.69|
|Density:||2.60 – 2.85|
|Transparency:||Transparent to opaque|
|Double Refraction / Birefringence:||-0.156|
|Fluorescence:||Weak, black pearl: red to reddish; river pearl: strong: pale-green|
. It enhances personal integrity and helps to provide a focus to ones attention. Pearl symbolises purity and is known as a “stone of sincerity”.
. It is beneficial for heart, lungs, kidneys, urinary system and liver. Pearl possesses sedative and also laxative effect, neutralizes poison, lowers acidity, Pearl also raises sensuality.
. Pearl treats digestive disorders and the soft organs of the body.
. It is told that Pearl will treat stomach aches, colds, allergies, colds, bronchitis and lung infections.
. Pearls vary in colour form white, or white with a hint of colour (often pink) to brown or black, depending on the type of mollusk and the water source.
Pearl Vedic Astrology :
.Birthstone: June (Modesty, purity, beauty, happiness).
.Marriage: 1st and 30th Years.
.Zodiac Sign: Cancer and Scorpio.
. The finest pearls are found in the Persian Gulf. Other notable sources of fine-quality pearls are the Gulf of Mannar between India and Sri Lanka, the waters off Celebes, Indonesia, and the islands of the South Pacific. In the Americas the Gulf of California, the Gulf of Mexico, and the waters of the Pacific coast of Mexico have yielded dark-hued pearls with a metallic sheen as well as white pearls of good quality.
Pearl Gemstone Price :
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Pearl Gemstone Quality :
. The finest quality natural pearls have been highly valued as gemstones and objects of beauty for many centuries, and because of this, the word pearl has become a metaphor for something very rare, fine, admirable, valuable or genuine.
. Pearl is the Queen of Gems and an emblem of purity, innocence.
. Wearing pearl reduces anger and unwanted thoughts. It also brings wealth and happiness and stability in life.
. Pearls have been harvested and cultivated primarily for use in jewelry.
. Powders and potions containing pearls have also been developed to aid in fertility, as well as in easing the discomforts of the birthing process.
.Wearing pearl stone rings helps to reduce the ill effects caused by misalignment of moon in a person’s horoscope.