Opals are popular with many gemstone circles and appears in many versions of lists for October Birthstone. (Read more about your birthstone here)
Magical Properties of Opal
Opals area feast for the eyes with amazing flashes of colour, that even with the slightest movements brings forth a stunning array of colour. Healing properties of Opal include
- Connection to the Cosmic Consciousness
Opals are a gemstone that is closely tied to the emotions and will reflect the mood of the person holding or wearing the Opals. They act much like a prism within the Auric Field allowing the full spectrum of light energy to flow through each of the energy centers, cleansing, soothing and healing each of the layers of the Subtle Bodies. Opals can open you up to working deep within as well as expanding your being to Cosmic Consciousness and the colour-play in the flash conjour intuition and imagination.
Opal, October Birthstone
Opals are an amplifier of energy. Not only do Opal gems reflect light in it’s flashes but it can pick up on thoughts, feelings and other buried emotions; amplifying them and while it can be very uncomfortable having negative emotions come forward, but Opals can help you to understand how they can be destructive to your wellbeing. As a October Birthstone it correlates with Libra, and this is the sign of balance emotional and spiritual.
Opals offer a protective environment for you to let go of the negative thoughts and feelings. On the flip side the Opal also amplifies positive energies and emotions.
There are three main types of Opals: the Precious Opal, the Common Opal and the Fire Opal.
Precious Opals are the rarest type of Opal and produce the most brilliant flash; a mesmerising play of colour. The colour seen in these precious gems are due to spheres of Silica in the gem’s internal structure
Common Opals are found all over the world. Common Opals don’t display the flashes of colour that are found in Precious Opals, instead they have an opulence making them appear milky or pearlescent.
Fire Opals are transparent or translucent in appearance with vivid colours of red, orange and yellows making up the main body of the gemstone and often showing an amazing emerald-coloured flash when light hist the stone just right.
Each variety of Opal can help you regain your own self-worth and self-confidence back from those who stripped it away from you allowing you to realise your own power and expressing your own true self.
Opals come in a range of colours, and each colour willhold the general properties of Opal, but also have the properties of each colour. Typical colours of Opals are:
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