1. What exactly is Moonstone?
Moonstone is a potassium feldspar gemstone. Amazonite is another well-known gemstone that belongs to this category. Moonstone, like the moon, displays a weak bluish-white light under certain settings, thus its name. Scientists have given the shimmering visual feature of moon rocks the moniker “Adulares Age.”
This phenomenon is very magical. When we alter the angle of view or move the light source, the light emitted from the stone appears to move and move inside the stone. Adulares Age is one of the most popular feldspar gemstones because of its beauty and attractiveness.
2. Legends and History of Moonstone
The Indians regard moonstone as a sacred stone. Ganesha, their most venerated deity, sported a moonstone on his brow. Adulares Age is said to have been formed by moonlight. A person who holds a moonstone in his mouth on the night of the full moon is said to be able to see into the future.
The ancient Romans believed that each Moonstone represented an image of the Moon Goddess – Diana. Goddess Diana will give love, glory, wisdom, and wealth to those who possess the moonstone. Arab women find ways to own moonstones to sew on their underwear in the belief that it will increase fertility.
Moonstone became the official state jewel of Florida in 1970 in honor of the Apollo 11 moon landing and Kennedy Space Center located in Brevard County, Florida.
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3. Characteristics of moonstone in nature
- Chemical formula: KAlSi3O8
- Crystal structure: Monoclinic, prism
- Mohs scale hardness: 6.0 – 6.5
- Specific gravity: 2.56 – 2.60
- Refractive index: 1.518 – 1.527
- Birefringence: 0.006 – 0.007
- World distribution: most abundant in Sri Lanka, significantly mined in India, Brazil, Myanmar, Madagascar, Mexico, Norway, Switzerland, Tanzania, and the United States
4. What does Moonstone do and The color of Moonstone
Moonstone is normally white or colorless, although it can also be black, gray, rose-brown, orange, yellow-green, or rainbow in color. Adulares Age has a white or slightly bluish shine to it, with a few variations having silver or orange-green gleam. The Sri Lankan Adulares Age which is very clear and gives off a pale blue light is the most valuable commodity on the market.
When Adulares Age specimens are cut and polished, cat’s eye and asterism (starlight) effects can arise, which are both quite beautiful. These two effects are uncommon on this stone, increasing its value and leading many people to seek it out.
5. Adulares Age‘s health benefits
Moonstone is good for women’s reproductive health, as it helps to balance hormones and reduces menstrual cycle difficulties. This stone is highly beneficial to women who are pregnant or have recently given birth.
Moreover, this stone eases sleep, prevents sleepwalking, and improves the owner’s skin and spirit. It’s also said to help people lose weight.
6. Meaning of moonstone in spiritual feng shui?
Moonstone is a stone of hope and dreams. It aids in the removal of negativity and inhibitions, as well as the opening of your mind to accept new challenges in life.
This stone is also regarded as a love stone. Adulares Age aids two people in better understanding each other, resulting in more harmonious, loving, and happy feelings.
Using the moonstone ring helps the owner to increase his depth of self-awareness. This is especially effective when combined with meditation, it helps people go to their inner world, clearly feel the change of their emotions.
Especially, the stone has an impact on the crown chakra – Sahasrara, helps people strengthen their spirits, has a calm attitude when facing failures in life.
7. What is the destiny of moonstone?
Among the five elements, moonstone is suitable for people with par GOLD and par WATER.
Those of the above two parties should use jewelry such as moonstone bracelets, rings, pendants, foxes, to receive benefits from Moonstone.
In addition, according to Western astrology, Adulares Age is the stone of the zodiac Cancer (June 22 – July 22).
8. Instructions for using moonstone.
Because moonstone is not as hard as other gems like quartz or tourmaline, it must be handled with care. To avoid scratches, take off its ring when doing housekeeping, sports, or exercising. Besides, Adulares Age should not be exposed to harsh cleaning solutions since they will lose their luster and energy. You must clean it once by submerging it under clean running water for 15 minutes.
An important thing when using moonstone is that you need to know how to recharge the stone. The best way is to dry stone under a full moon night so that it can absorb the essence of the moon and the sky.
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