Science & Nature
Barite, 12.3 cm tall, Ouichane Mine, Nador, Morocco. Photo taken at the Sainte-Marie-Aux-Mines Show. Photo credit: Jeffrey A. Scovil / Mineral Friends ♥
Amethyst crystals are hexagonal and can occur as tall prismatic crystals or short stubby ones. The crystals often have horizontal striations on their sides or faces. The transparent prismatic crystals can be found in clusters in an incrustation (rock cavity). This lining of crystals is also known as a druse and in a nodular stone is commonly called a geode.
minerals, survey of rock types (1935 book plate illustration) from a paper reverie
Top Recommended Crystals: Watermelon Tourmaline, Sapphire, or Amethyst. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Muscovite, Lapis Lazuli, Lepidolite, or Turquoise. Nervousness is associated with the Solar Plexus and Heart chakras.Wear continuously or hold for 15-20 minutes until you feel relaxed. Remember to take a few deep breaths to help calm and center yourself.
The ruby is considered to be the most powerful gem in the universe. To own a ruby is said to bring contentment and peace. Placed under a pillow the ruby may ward off bad dreams. Ruby rings should be worn on the left hand so as to receive the life force and have protection. Given as a gift, the ruby is a symbol of friendship and love. It is also the symbol of vitality and royalty. Persons lacking in self-love should have a Ruby. It also gives the courage to be best potential that a person has.
Pink apatite.Fluorapatite (or fluoroapatite) is more resistant to acid attack than is hydroxyapatite; in the mid-20th century, it was discovered that communities whose water supply naturally contained fluorine had lower rates of dental caries.Identification Color:Transparent to translucent, usually green, less often colorless, yellow, blue to violet, pink, brown.