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Silicon Valley can be beautiful

A stunning and absolutely unique Pendant made from very pure silicon crystal quartz, it’s one of a kind. The pendant will display different patterns and colours according to light source and intensity.

The pendant is an absolutely unique eye catcher on a stainless steel 4 strand necklace.
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Quick Start Guide for Using Crystals in Reiki Healing

Using crystals for healing and balancing the body’s energies is nothing new – we’ve been doing it for several millennia.
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Moonstone – romance and friendship

The gemology term moonstone is a bluish silver or purplish white semi precious stone consisting of alkali feldspar which are silica minerals commonly found in
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Emerald – an exceptional gemstone

Emerald is regarded as the traditional birthstone for May, as well as the traditional gemstone for the astrological signs of Taurus, Gemini and sometimes Cancer. One of the quainter anecdotes on emeralds was by the 16th-century ……
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Aries and Garnet

When garnet gets excavated from the dark pit into the bright daylight, it must first be polished by expert hands to expose its radiating true beauty. Probably few other than those familiar with mineralogy, know that the colour of garnet does not have to necessarily be red as the name is only a generic term for …..
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Garnet and Aries Picture Gallery

The colour of garnet does not have to necessarily be red as the name is only …..
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Aries and Ruby

The Aries-born, through Mars as this zodiacs ruler, is blessed with vitality and vigour. Aries goes through life impulsively, contradictory, stubborn and obstinate. Aries beliefs to be something special which he uses to justify his dominance making dealings with this combative character not always a walk in the park. If you are looking for a challenge, take an Aries as partner. Aries are usually ……..
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Labradorite – A companion to Pisces part 2

Labradorite is referenced in legends by old Inuit tribes, and was known to be in use by the Red Paint people of Maine for over a thousand years. It became a popular gem in Europe in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Labradorite shimmers in blues, the colours of ice and the slowly lightening winter sky as the deep violets depart and the sun climbs higher each day. As winter gives way to spring, and new life is ready to burst forth, blue marks the beginning of life and emotion. Blue crystals bring trust, faith, patience, and …….
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Labradorite – A companion to Pisces – part 1

According to an Eskimo legend, the Northern Lights were once imprisoned along the coast of Labrador. Lore of the Inuit peoples claim Labradorite fell from the frozen fire of the Aurora Borealis, an ordinary stone that transforms to the extraordinary, shimmering in a mystical light that separates the waking world from unseen realms. It is said that a wandering Eskimo warrior …….
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Birthstone of Pisces – the magical Amethyst

Birthstone of Pisces – the magical Amethyst
For many thousands of years, the most striking representative of the quartz family has been a jewel coveted by princes both ecclesiastical and secular. Moses described it as a symbol of the Spirit of God in the official robes of the High Priest of the Jews, and the Russian Empress Catherine the Great sent thousands ……..
…………. in layers and thus give the stone its magical colour intensity. But beware of sun- bathing your Amethyst, because it fades under intense sunlight.
Healing properties
Amethyst will alleviate migraines, when worn. Nervous headache soon subside when a cross-section or geode of an amethyst is placed in a room. It also help improves concentration. The gemstone has a relaxing, soothing effect and promotes healthy sleep. As a healing stone, it is often used in combination with …………
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