Fire Opal

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Fire Opal

From a historical viewpoint, Opals were first discovered in Ethiopia around 4000 BC, they have been used for about 6000 years. The mining of Opals took off around 1880, once their value was recognized. The name is from ancient Greek and Latin languages, which both mean “to perceive a colour change”. The oldest Opal relic was found in a cave in Kenya, this is how it was dated. 

Opals enhances cosmic consciousness and induces psychic and mystical visions. It stimulates originality and creativity. Helps to release anger and claim self worth, aiding in accessing and expressing one's true self. Opal strengthens memory.

You will come across with two major kinds of Mexican Fire Opals.  The first are a transparent orange, red, and yellow without any play of colour. Meanwhile, the second is brown and consists of tones, which are quite similar to some other precious Opals, such as Rainbow Opal.Transparent specimens have a good lustre.

As the name indicates, Fire Opal is found in Mexico. A brownish/red gemstone with flaming orange or cherry colours with transparent areas. They are always very brightly coloured, and can be a little bit cloudy to almost perfectly transparent. 

Fire Opal is useful in businesses, to manifest money and prosperity, and to encourage change and progress. The Fire Opal is associated with love and passion, and is an enhancer of libido (sexual drive). It is a seductive stone that helps one release inhibitions while bringing emotional states to the surface.  Wearing an opal is said to bring about loyalty and faithfulness. An excellent crystal for couples who need to add a bit of fire in their lovemaking. 

Fire Opal can enhance personal power, creative power, and bring physical energy. It is also a protective crystal. Beneficial for all female hormonal ups and downs, and for adrenal glands. But be warned, Fire Opal can bring up a flood of emotions for you to release. 

Chakra: Root, Sacral, Third Eye
Zodiac: Libra, Scorpio, Aries
Vibrational Number: 1
Mohs Scale: 5.5-6.5

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