Opal

Chemical Formula: SiO2

Description

Opals are a hardened silica gel with tiny microscopic pores containing 5-10% water. They have been desired for jewelry making throughout history. Opals name is derived from the Roman word “opalus” meaning “precious stone.”

Metaphysical Properties

Opals are an enhancer for intuition and psychic abilities. Keeping an opal nearby opens the mind to mystical experiences and knowledge. Contrary to popular belief, opals are not bad luck, and can actually prove to bring good luck to the carrier!