Natural stones have their significance. Most of the people use them like a jewel and some use them according to their zodiac sign, topaz is one of them. It is very important thing that how to choose good topaz, if you are presenting it to someone or even for personal use.
This word is derived from old French TOPACE and Latin TOPAZUS. It is a precious stone, of aluminum silicate containing fluorine with the chemical formula Al2SiO4 (F, OH)2.
It is found in multi colors i.e. yellow, pale blue or transparent (if it is clear from impurities), green, pink, and reddish pink, gray, orange, brown, blue.
It is usually found in the Ural Mountains of Russia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Italy, Sweden, Sri Lanka, Australia, Germany, Norway, Japan, Brazil, Mexico, Nigeria, and the United States.
Collection of Topaz:
There are 9 classifications of topaz i.e.
- Azotic Topaz
- Imperial Topaz
- London Blue Topaz
- Mystic Topaz
- Rutilated Topaz
- Sherry Topaz
- Silver Topaz
- Swiss Blue Topaz
- White Topaz
Things that should we know about TOPAZ:
It is also considered as a stone of Trust and Protection. Blue Topaz has great importance in Texas (a state of USA). It is considered as the state gemstone of Texas, Golden Topaz protects the person from Depression, and moreover, it releases fatigue, negativity, and stale. Also, it brings positive vibes in a person. Imperial Topaz enhances the immune system, improves blood circulation, strengthens the flow of energy, protects the heart and improves blood circulation. It is considered as a lucky stone for the zodiac sign Scorpio.
Significance as a Zodiac Sign:
As it is considered as a stone for Scorpios (Oct 24- Nov 22), it brings more loyalty, consistency, balance in emotions, faithfulness, and friendship.
How to Choose Good Topaz?
To choose good topaz one must have full knowledge of it. To choose good topaz one must keep it in mind that its importance depends on its color and size. One must not forget to choose good topaz unless one looks it in different light condition. To choose good topaz one must make sure that the topaz he/she is choosing is original. The value of topaz depends upon its color. When we talk about zodiac, the individual must choose good topaz according to the color that is favorable to their sign. In order to choose good topaz, one should consult a gem expert to confirm its originality and its qualities. Last but not the least to choose good topaz make sure it is free from any impurities.