GEMSTONE WONDERS

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Mookite:  (also called "Mookaite" or "Moukaite") is a type of Jasper that gets its name from where it’s mined in Mooka Creek, Western Australia. Mookite comes in warm, rich, earthy tones of burgundy, pink, purple, and golden yellow interlaced with creamy beige and white.

In Australia, Mookite is considered to be a healing stone that bestows strength. It is said to shield the wearer from difficult situations and to connect us to loved ones who have passed away. This gemstone is believed to bring us into the "here and now," aiding with problem assessment and decision making. Mookite is also said to help with glandular or stomach disorders, hernias, ruptures and water retention.

 

Rose Quartz: This blushing gemstone is one of the most desirable varieties of Quartz. The unique pink-to-rose-red color is caused by iron and titanium impurities in the natural stone. Rose Quartz is said to be symbolic of love and beauty. It is credited for restoring youthful qualities, especially as it relates to the skin, and believed to help foster self esteem.


Pink Agate: is partially translucent with opaque pink and cream flecks, swirls or banding. It is said to be a grounding stone that brings balance emotionally, physically and intellectually; harmonizing the Yin and Yang. Pink Agate is also credited for enhancing mental function and improving concentration, perception and analytical abilities as well as helping one to overcome negativity and bitterness of the heart. In addition, Pink Agate is associated with parental love and is said to be beneficial in strengthening the bond between parent and child.
Black Agate: is believed to relieve stress, give protection and increase courage.

Carnelian: (also called "Cornelian") is a translucent, semiprecious variety of the silica mineral that owes its red to reddish brown color to dispersed hematite. Carnelian is also referred to by other trade names like, Red Chalcedony and Red Agate. Carnelian is mined in Australia, Brazil, Madagascar, India, U.S., Russia and parts of Africa.

Carnelian is the zodiac birthstone of Virgo (Aug. 22 to Sept. 22).

It is referred to as a "sun stone" and thought to symbolize the element of fire. Carnelian is also considered to be a stone of great spirituality. In addition, it is believed by some to be a medicinal gem with a wondrous capacity for bestowing mental and physical healing properties.

Chrysocolla: is a copper bearing mineral that is often confused with Turquoise. A relatively soft stone, it has variegated colors of blue and green and is most often found wherever copper deposits occur, especially in the southwestern US, Australia, Chili, Zaire, England and France. Chrysocolla is associated with the feminine energy and is said to foster communication and creativity.