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Alexandrite Information

Alexandrite Information

Alexandrite is the precious gemstone that belongs to the month of July. It is the anniversary stone for the 55th year of marriage. Alexandrite gemstone is also believed to be the gemstone of Friday, so called as Friday’s stone. The name Alexandrite has come from the truth that it was first discovered in the emerald mines near the Tokovaya River in Russia’s Ural Mountains in 1830, on the day of Prince Alexander II of Russia’s birthday. The story of the stone’s discovery goes as this: Miners were collecting emerald. One miner gathered stones that resembles emerald and took them back to the camp at the end of the day. But in the campfire the stones showed a brilliant shade of the red! The miners were confused. When morning came they saw that stones were again green in the light and then they realized that they have found a mysterious stone and gemstone.

Alexandrite Metaphysical and Healing Powers
Alexandrite is a strong wealth attracter; it helps to open up your heart’s desire. It opens intuition and metaphysical abilities, creates a strong will and personal magnetism. It is a stone of regeneration, builds self-respect and supports rebirth of the inner and outer self. It centers, reinforces, and realigns the mental, emotional and spiritual healers. This stone brings joy and expands creativity. It stimulates imagery, including dreams.

In healing, Alexandrite cures the nervous system, spleen, pancreas, male reproductive organs and neurological tissue. It treats non assimilation of proteins, side effect of leukemia, and relieves tension from neck muscles. It stimulates liver.

Alexandrite Gemology
Color-Red, Golden yellow, Blue
Appearance-It appears as tabular transparent crystals. It shows green color in natural light and red in artificial light.
Rarity-Rare
Source-Australia, Brazil, Myanmar, Russia, Canada
Category-Oxide minerals
Luster-Vitreous
Crystal structure-Orthorhombic
Mohs scale hardness-8.5
Formula-BeAl2O4

If you wish to buy Alexandrite online in India, USA and UK, then you may visit the e-store of astrokapoor.com. We’re the leaders in the gemstone industry and all our gemstones are certified by a reputed gem lab. It is essential to get a certificate of authentication because there are many gemstones seller selling fake gemstone in the name of precious gemstone so a certificate gives a proof that the gemstone which you’re buying is genuine and certified by a reputed gem lab. But before wearing alexandrite it is essential to consult an expert astrologer before wearing alexandrite.

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