Tales call it the eye stone while history names it, the ‘Queen of Gems’.
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Opalite, Opallus, Ops, Opalia, Opallios, Upala and Paederos;
Australia, Ethiopia, Nevada, Mexico, Indonesia, Brazil, Canada, Nicaragua, Turkey, Honduras and Slovakia;
Cancer, Libra, Scorpio and Pisces;
White, Brown, Black, Pink, Orange, Green, Red, Yellow, Blue and Colorless;
Throat (Blue), Root Chakra (Pink) and Sacral (Gray, Black or Brown);
Depending on the various types of opal, each bestows a unique power upon its user. Almost all opals attract trust, safety and fidelity to its wearer in addition to dispelling negative energies surrounding the wearer.
Opals help in integrating distorted chakras and inducing mellow hypnosis as well as introducing the balance of Yin and Yang in the body. A stone of imagination, Opals also flames the fire from within, instills hope, , boosts insight, Opens Perception, creates Euphoria, grants wishes and rejuvenates the sexual appeal of the wearer.
The rarest Opal, Rainbow Opal is renowned for its diverse flash of iridescent hue called the ‘play of colors’. Opal consists of an organized grid even in its microscopic silica forms and varied geometric pattern upon the entry of light, which leads to its unique color effects.
Without projecting any play of color, the Potch or Common Opal displays ‘Opalescence’ with a milky tint. Potch opal is mined throughout the world.
Displaying transparency to opaque texture, fire opal projects color energies of red, brown, orange and yellow. Fire Opal rarely shows play of color and when it does, it is usually a series of bright green flashes.
Originating from Andes Mountains in Peru, Andean Opal is seen in colors ranging from subtle blue, to green, pink, ivory, beige, brown and even black.
Displaying a transparent to partially transparent nature, Crystal Opal is a clear type of opal that projects a bewildering ‘play of color’. Commonly used as divination or Vision stones, crystal opals have see-through shades in soft or dark colors.
Originating from Queensland in Australia, Boulder Opals are born within rock boulders, mostly sandstone or ironstone. Boulder opal is found as a mix of ironstone and opalite within the layers or matrices.
Also referred to as ‘Green Opal’, Prase Opal is a blend of opal with nontronite (opal with nickel), which results in a neon like a blue halo around the crystal. The electric chrysoprase-like crystal displays a very little play of color.
Showing pinfire play of color, Matrix Opal strewed with the rock it is born in, typically sandstone or ironstone. The color range of matrix opal can stretch up to colors such as black and beige in addition to being a subset of boulder opal.
A variety of milky opal that spans from transparent to translucent in texture when placed within water, Hydrophane opal can also absorb water emitting bubbles too. Thereby, hyrdrophane opals change from Opaque to translucent and semi-translucent when hydrated.
When Oregon opal is set in facets, it resonates colors including blue to violet and yellow flashes of color around.
A cloudy type of opal in a soft backdrop, milk opal was once revered as Mother Goddess’s Milkdrops. Milk Opal also turns unclear when it is dehydrated.
Originating at Owyhee, this unique blue opal is distinct with a supple sky blue shade with a translucent hue. The blue shade is pale in addition to being uniquely captivating with streaks of white on it.
Set in the darkest body tone, the precious black opal can extend to dark variations of the colors grey, green and blue. With an exceptional presence of the play of colors, precious black opals are unique from light opals.
A special opal that is born within the ashes of the volcano, Ethiopian Opal forms amidst the rhyolite. Available in diverse colors, Ethiopian Opal projects striking play of colors.
A colorless type of Opal, Hyalite displays zero play of color and forms grape like shapes within. Resembling glass, this water opal is also referred t as Muller’s Glass.
Showing colors of blue-white to transparent red, Girasol Opal has a gelatin like the texture on it and hence, named ‘Jelly Opal’. The same is the result of microscopic inclusions within the Opal than a play of color.
Displaying a softer tone of the body, Precious White Opal can span from yellow to cream, ivory and white. Precious White Opal displays bright flashes of rainbow play of colors and is revered as the best of opals.
Also known as Opalized nature, wood opal is one of the fossilized precious opals. Wood Opal forms by displacing parts of trees, plants or animal remnants. Up till date, wood opal has been found with fossilized dinosaurs, marine animals, wooden equipment and bones too.
Ideal for relieving ailments of the stomach and digestive system, Opals also cures disorders of the hair, nails and skin. Be it a beauty or detox regimen that you’re trying to stick to opals can help in amplifying the effects as well as keeping you committed to the routines.
Eye bags and eyesight issues can be relieved by rubbing opal stone or the beauty water infused with the healing crystal.
Next most vital property opal use on the body is how it helps in retaining the water and beating the summer heat. Moreover, as opal keeps the wearer immune to infections, both viral and bacterial by boosting the functioning of your kidneys, liver and female reproductive system.
Besides promoting the production of insulin in the body, opals also enhances memory, brings down fever and enables full neurotransmitter capabilities of the brain, crucial in diseases akin to Parkinson’s disease. Additionally, Opals stabilize feminine hormone and ease the drudgery of Pre menstrual syndrome as well as menopause and ease of delivery.
In addition to waking the dormant mystical being within the wearer, Opals also boost the chance of making a stable communication with your spirit guide. Opal users are blessed with awareness about the universal consciousness and it raises your bodily vibrations.
Wearers grow intuitive powers in addition to clairvoyance and powers of divination. In addition to the psychic powers, Opal boosts angelic energy into the aura of the wearer. Being a water stone, Opal introduces interspecies linguistic skills with aquatic creatures such as the whales and Dolphins excellently too.
If you’re looking for a crystal to power up your lucid dreaming skills or communication with the subconscious, this is your stone! Calming energies form the centripetal force driving the crystal energy of every opal. It helps to ground the wearer by linking with the earth energy, boosting meditative vibes. Opals can help in resolving guilt and maintaining inner peace as well.
Opal also resolves insecurities, fear, headstrong- attitude and stress in the wearer to ensure higher emotional freedom and flexibility.
Opal was also famed in the Hippie era as a ‘mood stone’ owing to its color changing capabilities. Even now, Opals are given as protective stones during house-warming parties and weddings. Opals are unique with its dual nature that connects the human world with the one beyond the threshold.
If you’re looking for a complete talisman to protect your family to kids, goals and peace, Opal is custom made by Mother Nature for you!