Properties And Mystery Stones

Keep me amulet !

ancient Russian word "guardian" is now almost forgotten.It's a pity!Is it possible to convey the meaning of the concept is better - to preserve, protect."Talisman, amulet, pri¬veska from the evil eye, fire, water, snake, mortality, deterioration of weddings, illnesses, for the destruction of h...

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Properties and mystery stones .Spinel

color stone crystal - red, pink, orange, dark green, black, but occasionally occurs and a colorless form.The name of the spinel obtained from the Latin «spinella» - small ship.Naibolee highly prized ruby-red stones.Large, transparent crystals of spinel are relatively rare, and most rarely enco...

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Properties and mystery stones .Agate

Agate refers to varieties of chalcedony - opaque quartz with a matt sheen and a very rich palette of color.Multicolored, layered striped chalcedony agate called - the name of the river on the island of Agates Sitsiliya.V ordinary agate almost transparent gray or blue ribbon-like layers alterna...

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Properties and mystery stones .Pearl

Pearl refers to organogenic jewels.These jewels can not be considered jewels in the truest sense of the word.They are not stones, as such, because their formation is associated with wildlife, even in ancient times, such a distinction is not made.So, Pliny.Senior writes that pearl takes the hig...

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Properties and mystery stones .Diamond

name the most famous gemstone comes from the Greek "Adamos", which means invincible or indestructible, and the Arabic "Almas" - tverdeyshiy.Pervye diamonds were found in India.From ancient Indian sources, it follows that it was about three thousand years before our era.The most ancient archaeo...

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Magic and Gold

Gold, being the equivalent of cash, many people make rich and powerful.But there are many people who, because of gold lost their lives or earned big trouble.Beautiful, noble metal gives happiness and at the same time destroys the fate ... And what on this subject says the magic? In terms of...

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Properties and mystery stones .Opal

name "opal" comes from the Sanskrit "fell" - stone.Guy Pliny the Elder wrote about the disgrace: "Of all the gemstones Opal is causing the greatest difficulties in the description.He plays on light, as a carbuncle is sometimes purple glitter amethyst, aquamarine shades like emerald shines toge...

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