Pink Opal disperses anxiety and painful memories that block the heart. It suits sensitive people who are new to crystal work, and who are letting go of long-suppressed pain.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Pink Opal is wonderful for self-balancing and rebirth. Also great for calming and soothing yourself. Renews love and calls in awakening energies.
Calms the mind and helps your focus. Relaxes the heart and mind so you can get a good night of rest and feel rejuvenated when you wake up.
The Physical Connection:
It is thought to help those with diabetes and hypoglycemia. It is said to be beneficial for the skin and circulation. It is also thought to be good for the spleen, liver, lungs, connective tissue, and heart.
The Chakras Connected to Pink Opal:
Heart Chakra and Love Chakra.
Locations Found & History:
Pink Opal is found mainly in Peru with some specimens found in Western Australia. This type of Opal was first found in the Andes Mountains of Peru and the ancient Incan people thought it to be a gift from Pachamama, who was the first Incan goddess representing the spirit of Mother Earth.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
Also known as Peruvian Pink Opal, this stone is high in silica and tends to be a beautiful light or bright pink. The polished pieces of Pink Opal make beautiful specimens to include in jewelry. It has also been used in carvings since it’s quite easy to carve. It is found in pink masses, sometimes showing iridescence. It’s found by the bubbling water near volcanic ash. The ash dissolves silica and forms nodules. Has a rating of 5.5 to 6 on the Mohs hardness scale.
How to Use Pink Opal:
Use this stone to renew feelings of love and to bring in self-love. Carry with you for good luck and comfort. Place beside your bed or by the bath to bring in relaxing energy. This stone is beautiful in jewelry and would make for a great gift for a loved one. Avoid water when cleansing.