Scorodite is a common hydrated iron arsenate mineral. It is found in hydrothermal deposits and as a secondary mineral in gossans (intensely oxidized, weathered or decomposed rock) worldwide. Scorodite weathers to limonite. Named from the Greek Scorodion, "garlicky"; when heated it smells of garlic.
“The Stone of Happiness” Euclase is a rare stone that stimulates spiritual energy and amplifies the energies of the mind. It connects one’s heart with their intuition and embraces happiness and influences serendipity.
Kyanite translucent orange crystals from Nani, Loliondo, Arusha Region, Tanzania. Kyanite is an aluminum silicate; it is normally dark blue. The orange color is from a substitution of a small amount of Mn+++ in one of the four Al sites.
Epidote is a silicate mineral that is often recognized by its pistachio green color. chemical composition, epidote is a calcium aluminum iron silicate. It has a hardness of 6 to 7 on the Mohs scale. One of its distinguishing characteristics is strong pleochroism, where crystals display different colors -- green, brown and yellow -- as they are viewed from varying angles.