Diopside Information

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1 Astrology
1.1 Origin
USA, Brazyl, Austria, Italy, Tanzania, Pakistan, Russia, Sri Lanka, Burma, Color: green, yellow-green, Not Available, Not Available, Not Available, Hardness: 5.5 6, Refractive index: 1.66 1.71, Density: 3.25 3.55, Chemical composition: CaMg(Si2O6), Crystal structure: monoclinic, Origins: USA, Brazyl, Austria, Italy, Tanzania, Pakistan, Russia, Sri Lanka
1.2 Color
Yellow, Colorless, Brown, Blue, Brown, Colorless, Green, gray
1.3 Streak
White, White, Green
1.4 For which Rashi?
Not Available
1.5 Planet
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1.6 Element of Planets
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1.7 How to Wear?
1.7.1 Finger
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1.7.2 Ring Metal
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1.8 Energy
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1.9 Deities
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1.10 Not to wear with
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1.11 Powers
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1.12 Birthstone
1.12.1 Planetary
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1.12.2 Talisman
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2 Physical Properties
2.1 Tenacity
2.2 Solubility
Not Available
2.3 Durability
Not Available
2.4 Specific Gravity
2.5 Fracture
Conchoidal, UnevenWalter Schumann, Gemstones of the world (2001) More from other references, Brittle, Conchoidal
2.6 Cleavage
Distinct/good on {110}
2.7 Mohs Hardness
2.8 Chemical Composition
3 Optical Properties
3.1 Luster
3.2 Pleochroism
Not Available
3.3 Dispersion
Rank: 22 (Overall)
3.4 Transparency
Transparent, Translucent, Not Available, Transparent . Star Diopside is opaque .
3.5 Refractive Index
3.6 Optic Character
Not Available
3.7 Crystal System
3.8 Birefringence
3.9 Clarity
4 Benefits
4.1 Physical
4.1.1 Neurological
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4.1.2 Cardiovascular
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4.1.3 Respiratory
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4.1.4 Reproductive
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4.1.5 Digestive
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4.2 Psychology
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4.3 Healing
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4.4 Qualities Associated
Not Available

Diopside Details

The healing properties and qualities associated with the gemstones may vary with respect to different zodiac signs. In Asian countries, the art of using crystals for therapeutic uses has been documented centuries ago. In this art of crystal healing, Diopside Benefits have been well identified and tested. However, it should be ensured that before wearing this gemstone, Diopside information and the science related to it should be well-understood.

The belief that Diopside is useful in healing one's physical and mental ailments, is recognized since centuries. Gemologists believe that prominent gem criteria are its radiated energies, the streak and the Talismanic properties. All these factors are highly governed by Physical Properties of Diopside such as cleavage, fracture and specific gravity. Some prominent Diopside details and interesting facts are provided here.

  • Origin: Primarily obtained in Austria, Austria, Brazyl, Brazyl, Burma, Chemical composition: CaMg(Si2O6), Color: green, Crystal structure: monoclinic, Density: 3.25 3.55, Hardness: 5.5 6, Italy, Italy, Not Available, Not Available, Not Available, Origins: USA, Pakistan, Pakistan, Refractive index: 1.66 1.71, Russia, Russia, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Tanzania, USA and yellow-green.
  • Color: Common colors observed are Yellow, Colorless, Brown, Blue, Brown, Colorless, Green, gray.
  • Chemical Formula: CaMgSi2O6.