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Pollucite Information

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1 Astrology
1.1 Origin
Afghanistan, Southern and central Africa
1.2 Color
Grey, White, Colorless, gray, Pale pink, Blue
1.3 Streak
White
1.4 For which Rashi?
Not Available
1.5 Planet
Not Available
1.6 Element of Planets
Not Available
1.7 How to Wear?
1.7.1 Finger
Not Available
1.7.2 Ring Metal
Not Available
1.8 Energy
Not Available
1.9 Deities
Not Available
1.10 Not to wear with
Not Available
1.11 Powers
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1.12 Birthstone
1.12.1 Planetary
Not Available
1.12.2 Talisman
Not Available
2 Physical Properties
2.1 Tenacity
Brittle
2.2 Solubility
Readily soluble in HF
2.3 Durability
Not Available
2.4 Specific Gravity
2.86-2.94
2.5 Fracture
Conchoidal, Uneven, ConchoidalArthur Thomas, Gemstones (2009), Brittle
2.6 Cleavage
None observed
2.7 Mohs Hardness
6.5-7
2.8 Chemical Composition
(Cs,Na)(AlSi 2O 6) · 0.5H 2OWalter Schumann , Gemstones of the world (2001) More from other references
3 Optical Properties
3.1 Luster
Vitreous, Greasy
3.2 Pleochroism
Not Available
3.3 Dispersion
Albite
0.01
Rank: 26 (Overall)
Fluorite
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3.4 Transparency
Transparent, Translucent
3.5 Refractive Index
1.517-1.525
3.6 Optic Character
Not Available
3.7 Crystal System
Isometric
3.8 Birefringence
Not Available
3.9 Clarity
Transparent
4 Benefits
4.1 Physical
4.1.1 Neurological
Not Available
4.1.2 Cardiovascular
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4.1.3 Respiratory
Not Available
4.1.4 Reproductive
Not Available
4.1.5 Digestive
Not Available
4.2 Psychology
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4.3 Healing
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4.4 Qualities Associated
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Pollucite 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, Pollucite Benefits have been well identified and tested. However, it should be ensured that before wearing this gemstone, Pollucite information and the science related to it should be well-understood.

The belief that Pollucite 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 Pollucite such as cleavage, fracture and specific gravity. Some prominent Pollucite details and interesting facts are provided here.

  • Origin: Primarily obtained in Afghanistan and Southern and central Africa.
  • Color: Common colors observed are Grey, White, Colorless, gray, Pale pink, Blue.
  • Chemical Formula: (Cs,Na)(AlSi 2O 6) · 0.5H 2OWalter Schumann , Gemstones of the world (2001) More from other references.