Astha Astrology

Compatibility, Meaning, Benefits, Characteristics, Healing & Effects in Astrology & Horoscope by date of birth of :-


Physical Properties

Color blue, green, pink, orange,yellow or brown.
Hardness 8
Specific Gravity 3.49-3.57
Refractive index 1.606-1.638

Overview:   The word "topaz" comes from a Sanskrit word meaning hear of fire. Topazus means to seek;Topaz is transparent and translucent, with a vitreous luster, and high specific gravity.Topaz occurs in cavities within granite or rhyolite igneous rock, pegmatite dikes, high temperature quartz veins, and/or alluvial deposits It wears well in jewelry but care must be used if it is set in rings because of its very strong cleavage. Jewelers also apply the name topaz to other stones; smoky topaz is actually smoky quartz; Oriental topaz is yellow corundum (yellow sapphire); Bohemian topaz and occidental topaz are actually citrine as are most of the stones sold today under the "topaz" name. True topaz should always be indicated as "imperial" or "precious" topaz to distinguish it from other stones.

Healing Power:  Topaz stimulates an endocrine system. It assists in general tissue regeneration. Topaz is valuable in the treatment of hemorrhages. It also increases poor appetite and helps fighting blood disorders.

Mystical Power:  Topaz balances emotions and calms passions. It releases tension and gives feelings of joy. Topaz is known as spiritual rejuvenation gemstone.

Occurence:  Brazil and Sri Lanka. Pink topaz is found in Pakistan and Russia.

Color:  Topaz exhibits a wide range of colors, it appears as yellow, orange, red-brown, light to dark blue, pink-red, red, violet, light green, colorless and in unusual colors such as mystic, ocean, glacier, patriot, canary, champagne, orchid, dawn, teal and kiwi. Today ???silver topaz??? is available in large carat sizes and has enjoyed a comeback in expensive jewelry creations.

Care:  Normal Care

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