Opal Gemstone meaning
Opal was formed many millions of years ago, when a combination of silica and water flowed into cracks and spaces in the ground. This then gradually hardened and solidified to become opal. Opals contain water,
which makes them very sensitive to heat. They are soft and can be cracked or chipped easily. Opals should be stored in moist absorbent cotton.
Blue Opal is a stone that will soothe erratic emotions and enhance personal courage.
- Enhances your ability to communicate what is in your heart
- Helps in overcoming those things you do to yourself that are harmful
- Strong connection to the sea and creatures of the sea (dolphins, mermaids, etc.)
The opal is said to be many things including the most powerful of healing stones, the stone of hope, the stone
of great achievement and even the "stone of the Gods".
It is said to be the stone of love, but only to
faithful lovers. The opal will bring misfortune to an unfaithful lover.
Fire opals are a fiery red-orange color. They are found in Brazil Hondurans and Mexico.