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  • Lucy Barradas

    Rough Tanzanite Crystal. Tanzanite is one of the world’s rarest gems. There is only 1 source in the world for Tanzanite. This source is almost mined out & there is growing speculation that Tanzanite is about to become extinct. The top quality Tanzanite AAA colored stones, traditionally constituting only 1% of all production, are now becoming exceptionally scarce. Natural Tanzanite has 3 colors & only 2 when heated It’s generally Heated to obtain a deep blue-violet color.

  • Rebecca G

    Purple Amethyst Crystal

  • LouAnn Dykhouse

    Tanzanite from Tanzania` tough decision where to pin something like this, on my purple page on my favorite things page. I love purple and I love crystals, minerals and gemstones.

  • Sheri Biggs Morrison

    Tanzanite from Tanzania #minerals #purple #tanzanite #nature #pink

  • Byungsoo Chae

    Beautiful Fuchsia & Purple Gemstone. Sorry to say I do not know the identification of this stone. If you know, please leave a comment...

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* Tanzanite from Tanzania * - I remember when you brought some back to me from one of your trips there-it's beautiful.

Tanzanite from Tanzania. The Embrace of Blue hue and Violet light shine.

Tanzanite: It is believed that the coming of this stone to the surface of the planet heralds a tremendous awakening of the heart energies of the race of man. It is primarily for balancing the spirit at this time and you will find that what are called "illnesses" these days are due to an imbalance of the spirit. African folklore says that Tanzanite helps to relax intense individuals who deal with pressure on a regular basis, allowing stress to be eliminated leading to productive, healthier lives.

Beautiful hunk of Tanzanite

As one of the newest and most exotically colored gemstones, Tanzanite is part of the Zoisite mineral species and is only found in East Africa.