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Gem Gossip – Opalescent October

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October’s child is born for woe, And life’s vicissitudes must know, But lay an opal on her breast, And hope will lull those woes to rest. The month of October is ruled by the planet of Venus and by the charming sign of Libra. Those born in October are strongly motivated by a desire for justice and must create harmony in all areas of their lives. They …

Gem Gossip- Sapphire September

Gem gossip saphire september

A maiden born when September leaves Are rustling in September’s breeze, A sapphire on her brow should bind `Twill cure diseases of the mind. The month of September is governed by the planet Mercury and by the sign of Virgo. September borns are intellectual, very critical, and picky, and they tend to work too hard. They are masters of communication and always combine logic and …

Gem Gossip – Peridot

The remarkable Peridot stone is a lime green gemstone and is one of only a few gemstones that exist in a single colour. Olivine, of which peridot is a type, is a common mineral in magnesium and iron rich (mafic) rocks and ultramafic rocks. It is often found in lavas and in peridotite inclusions in igneous rocks of the mantle that lavas carry to the …

Gem Gossip – Royal Rubies

The Gem Gossip Royal Rubies

The glowing ruby shall adorn, Those who in July are born; Then they’ll be exempt and free From love’s doubts and anxiety. The royal ruby is a magnificent pink to blood-red colored gemstone composed of the mineral corundum (aluminum oxide). The red color is caused mainly by the presence of chromium. Ruby gets its name from ruber, which is Latin for red. Rubies have a …

Gem Gossip – Emeralds

Who first beholds the light of day In spring’s sweet flowery month of May And wears an emerald all her life Shall be a loved and happy wife.. The sweltering month of May is upon us with all the wrath of the sun in its folds with emerald stone. Maybe we can distract you from the scorching heat with a little insight on gemstones by the month …

Gemstones for Good Luck Charms

Throughout history, gemstones have held special meaning to people. They are bought or crafted with high reverence, something that hasn’t changed to date. Here are some gemstones and the desirable properties attributed to them and how Gehna can help. Gemstones For Good Luck 1. Jasper – Known to take diverse forms, this semi precious stone is great for those born under Virgo; it’s also good …