Obsidian – Fire, Water and Earth

Recently, I had a wonderful visit to the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Science in Cambridge with the Society of Children's Writers and Book Illustrators, also known as (SCBWI.) https://www.scbwi.org/ I fell in love with the crystal section. There are so many amazing exhibits: Quartz, smoky Quartz, Precious Opal, Rose Quartz, Amethyst, Beryl, Heulandite, Malachite, Calcite, to …

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The Magnificent Bloodstone Crystal

  In ancient times the Bloodstone (Heliotrope) was considered to be the most beautiful of the Jaspers, a deep, earthy green gem invigorated with spots of brilliant red. It was known by the term Sun Stone, and later Christ’s Stone, its abundant energy holds the purity of blood and conveys the essence of life and birth, vitality and strength, passion …

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