Zircon beads - all-rounder!
Really hard to understand that zircon beads are not popular: The hardness is not inferior to that of Garnet and Tourmaline and it has many qualities: a Diamond Shine, a double refractive index (so much glare), beautiful colors and a very reasonable price Zircon is! a shimmering, transparent stone that occurs in a number of colors: yellow, brown, orange, violet, green, blue and red. Most stones are gray to reddish brown, but the most popular is the golden-brown stone. Colorless Zircon is fairly rare and, as long as a cut gemstone, easily mistaken for diamond.
Although there is some confusion between zircon and Cubic Zirconia (CZ); it is often thought that Zircon is not a natural material or zircon and zirconia are the same but Cubic Zirconia is indeed synthetic!
Zircon The name comes from the Persian zargūn, which means golden. It is through, among other Arabic and French ended up in Dutch. The word "jargon", where light Zircons designates it, goes back to the same Persian word. Yellow zircon is called hyacinth anyway.
Zirconium was first scientifically described in 1783 by Abraham Gottlob Werner.
The oldest minerals have so far been found on Earth are Zircons from the Narryer Gneiss Terrane, Yilgarn Kraton of Western Australia with an age (crystallization time) of 4.404 Ga (Giga Annum, a Latin abbreviation that age is indicated in billions of years) .
Zircon belongs to the Thai 'Order of the Nine Gems.
The operation of Zircon
Zircon works activating, purifying and protective. The powerful energy of this stone helps free up energy channels and activate the chakras. Because it makes your energy Zircon strong protection against all forms of negative energy, attachments, people take away energy from your spiritual attacks and dependency. The stone grounds and anchors you in the present. It helps you to ideas, plans and dreams into reality. It gives you the motivation, drive and focus to the practical implementation. Physically Zircon is purifying and detoxifying and can support the withdrawal from addictions.
The hardness of zirconium is 6.5 to 7.5, the density is 4.6, 4.7
Zircon belongs to the constellation Virgo.