Agate Gemstone




The property about Agate which will attract you the most is its multiplicity of colors in a single piece of stone. It is a variety of silica that is cryptocrystalline in nature. It was first discovered on along the shore of River Achates (a river found in present day Sicily). The gemstone mainly has band formation in it and the colors vary widely white, black, grey, light blue, orange, and red. Also, there are several of its kinds under this broad category like moss agate, enhydro agate etc.

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Physical Features:
ChemicalSiO2
ColorWhite to grey, light blue, orange to red, black. banded
Crystal HabitCryptocrystalline silica
Crystal SystemHexagonal-R; 32 (trigonal-trapezohedral)
CleavageNone
FractureConchoidal with very sharp edges.
Hardness6.5–7 Mohs scale
LusterVitreous
StreakWhite
TransparencyTranslucent
Specific gravity2.58–2.64
Refractive index1.530–1.540
Birefringenceup to +0.004 (B-G)

Its healing powers have been enlisted below:

1. If you face a trouble in proper synchronization of your body, mind, and soul then you should obviously consider wearing agate.

2. It has the immensely superior power to transform any sort of negative energy into positivity.

3. In times of despair or stress, it calms the mind, eases out the tension or the anger and instills the feeling of safety and security within you.

4. Physically it also exhibits certain characteristics, for instance, it is advisable to wear agate to people facing troubles related to lungs, eyes, stomach, uterus, lymphatic system or pancreas.

5. Skin disorders can be really discomforting. Agate also heals several of skin disorders.

6. People wanting desperately to quit smoking often take the aid of agate which brings in them the positive energy to abstain from bad habits that actually affects their health.

7. Many of the people are often lost in their lives, neither are they sure about their ambition nor the right way to achieve them. Here, this gemstone comes as a pathfinder.

8. Theres hardly any close competition to agate when it comes to the power of warding off evil powers or curses.

9. Those who are suffering from problems of the reproductive system, they should wear agate to eliminate such issues.

Agate is quite popular a gemstone which is found both in online and in various offline stores.