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Quartz is one of the most common minerals on the planet and can be found almost anywhere. It is simply a matter of how much can be found at any one location and how easy the access to it is, that […]
How to Spot Fake Gemstones Part 2
This series of articles was started after speaking with members of the community on the subject via the article Buyer Beware of Fake Gemstones. Some people in the jewelry […]
Buyer Beware of
Fake Gemstones on the Market
I fell in love with rocks and gemstones at an early age. I can remember bringing interesting rocks home from around the neighborhood and surrounding woods before I […]
How to Spot Fake Gemstones Part 1
In the first article on this subject, we looked at how I came to realize that fake gemstones were being sold, part of the process I went through to learn how to spot them and why […]
New Crystal Healing Group
The move to the new servers is complete and we now have a few new capabilities on the site. Based loosely on what Facebook offers, we have the ability to have groups on various topics, […]
It appears the forum addon is operational and groups can have their own forums now. As of this moment, groups have to ask to have a forum added, but once I find the correct setting, that will change (hopefully)
Great News! The Healing and Healers group is now live! If you need spiritual healing for any problem or if you can occasionally do a distant healing on someone, this group is for you.
Testing! Just testing out the new community setup. Soon as all the tweaking is finished, you will be able to meet and friend others, set up and/or join other groups (much like FB groups) and much more. Check back soon for more updates.
Sunstone Crystal Healing Properties
Sunlight captured and frozen forever into a crystal you can carry in your pocket! Well perhaps in ancient myths… but then again, perhaps the old myths have more truth in them […]
Sodalite Stone Meaning and Properties
Sodalite stone is a fairly inexpensive stone known for it wonderful shade of blue but variations in the chemical makeup can make the color range down to a blue/gray shade. […]
Meanings and Uses
Rhodochrosite Gemstone, a wonderful pinkish gem that is the official mineral of the state of Colorado and the official national gemstone of Argentina. The name comes from […]
Self Confidence Activities
Today’s meme states: “What other people think of you is none of our business”. While that sounds slightly to the obnoxious side at first thought, the truth is, knowing […]
Gemstones to help when Forgiving Others
Whether people will admit it or not, everyone makes mistakes. Society has taught us to never publicly admit that fact because anything you say can be used against you […]
Stones for Memory
Having a hard time remembering tends to hit almost everyone at some point in their life. The lucky ones will rarely experience anything more than simply being flustered to the point of […]
Citrine Crystal is a wonderful gemstone that comes in various shades from the palest of yellows (almost as water clear as very pure quartz) to warm deep yellows reminiscent or amber, all the way to an […]
Show Us Your Rocks!
Hey guys, we want to see the pretty little babies that help you make it through the day. Share your stories and your photos with us.
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Traditional Birthstone Charts
All birthstone charts have their origins in the remnants of ancient belief systems where it was believed, even thousands of years ago that gemstones held special powers within them. […]
Birthstones by Month – April Birthstone
Modern Birthstones – Diamond
Ayurvedic Birthstone – Diamond
Traditional Birthstone – Diamond
Astrology Birthstones (Zodiac)
Mar 21-Apr 20 – Bloodstone, […]
The word tektite comes from the greek word “tektos” which means molten. Whether the meteorite explodes in the air or upon impact, tektites come from what is thrown out from the explosive […]