Learn how mysterious opal brings inner peace
Opal is a stone that has been revered for its healing properties for centuries.
It is said to encourage hope and optimism while promoting inner peace and harmony.
The mysterious stone is usually opaque but can also appear translucent when cut properly so that light gets through them – just like stained-glass windows!
If you are looking for a gemstone to wear in a piece of jewellery that can help promote overall good health, opal might be the right choice for you.
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Opal is the #1 gemstone for mental health
Opal is one of the most fascinating and mysterious gemstones.
Many people believe opal is beneficial in alleviating stress and anxiety, as well as curing various other ailments.
It brings peace and calmness to you and your environment, which is why people who struggle with anxiety or depression often choose to use wear opal jewellery.
Opal also promotes self-confidence and personal growth by enhancing creativity, imagination, intuition, wisdom, cheerfulness, love and beauty– all qualities that will help you feel more at home with yourself.
In some cultures, opal is considered to be a stone with mystical powers.
Ancient Greeks and Romans particularly believed the stone to have special powers.
They used it to improve their mental health and ward off evil spirits.
Today, opals are still popular gemstones for jewellery.
People wear them for their beauty and because they believe that opals have healing properties.
Some of these include:
- Improving mental health
- Warding off evil spirits
- Enhancing creativity and imagination
- Helping with emotional problems
You too can wear opal jewellery to bring you happiness, improve your mental health or attract love.
Keeping an opal gemstone in your pocket when going through hard times, is believed to help ease your pain.
If you are interested in learning more about the mysterious opal gemstone, here are some books to help get you started:
- Opal Identification & Value
- Opals, Third Edition (Ward, Fred, Gem Book Series)
- Opal & Gemstone Jewelry: Cutting Designing Setting Perfect
Choosing the best opal jewellery for you
Here are some opal jewellery pieces that you can consider when shopping for an opal gemstone piece!
This Blue Green Australian Fire Opal Triplet Necklace is simple and elegant. The gemstone is set in a gold-plated sterling silver setting on a delicate chain. This necklace is so versatile. It can be worn with anything from your favourite dress to more casual outfits.
This women’s opal ring is an eye-catcher for any occasion and makes the perfect gift for your wife or girlfriend. The opal gemstone adds an elegant and chic touch to the sterling silver setting.
These minimalist white opal stud earrings for women are simple and classic at the same time – two words that also describe this gemstone perfectly. They feature a stunning opal gemstone in a sterling silver bezel setting. Add these light and dainty earrings to your outfit for a touch of elegance.
This Blue Australian Opal Pendant is simple, yet stunning. It features a beautiful opal gemstone in a modern sterling silver pear shape classic setting and comes on a delicate chain. This pendant would be perfect for everyday wear or special occasions.
So, if you’re looking for a gemstone that has many healing properties, opal is definitely one to go for.
Want to hunt for your own mysterious opal?
Discover where and how the Outback Opal Hunters do it at the Winton Opal Festival.
- ‘The Opal: A Study In Color And Light’ by G. Neri
- ‘Opal: The gemstone of the gods’ by John H. Betts
- ‘The gem and mineral guide: a field guide to over 1500 gems, minerals & gemstones’ by Jack Stormonth