Home
×

Schorl
Schorl




ADD
Compare

Schorl Information

Add ⊕
1 Astrology
1.1 Origin
India, Southern and central Africa, Madagascar
1.2 Color
Black, Brownish, Greenish
1.3 Streak
Brown
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
Not Available
1.12 Birthstone
1.12.1 Planetary
Not Available
1.12.2 Talisman
Not Available
2 Physical Properties
2.1 Tenacity
Not Available
2.2 Solubility
Not Available
2.3 Durability
Not Available
2.4 Specific Gravity
3.18-3.22
2.5 Fracture
Uneven, Uneven, ConchoidalAnthony et al, Handbook of mineralogy (2001), Brittle, Conchoidal
2.6 Cleavage
{1011} Indistinct
2.7 Mohs Hardness
Not Available
2.8 Chemical Composition
Na(Fe2+3)Al 6(Si 6O 18)(BO 3) 3(OH) 3(OH)Gemdat.org , Management Team (2012)
3 Optical Properties
3.1 Luster
Vitreous
3.2 Pleochroism
Very strong: yellow-brown pale yellow
3.3 Dispersion
Albite
Not Available
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Fluorite
ADD ⊕
3.4 Transparency
Transparent, Translucent
3.5 Refractive Index
1.635-1.672
3.6 Optic Character
Not Available
3.7 Crystal System
Not Available
3.8 Birefringence
0.025
3.9 Clarity
Transparent
4 Benefits
4.1 Physical
4.1.1 Neurological
Not Available
4.1.2 Cardiovascular
Not Available
4.1.3 Respiratory
Not Available
4.1.4 Reproductive
Not Available
4.1.5 Digestive
Not Available
4.2 Psychology
Not Available
4.3 Healing
Not Available
4.4 Qualities Associated
Not Available

Schorl 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, Schorl Benefits have been well identified and tested. However, it should be ensured that before wearing this gemstone, Schorl information and the science related to it should be well-understood.

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

  • Origin: Primarily obtained in India, Madagascar and Southern and central Africa.
  • Color: Common colors observed are Black, Brownish, Greenish.
  • Chemical Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al 6(Si 6O 18)(BO 3) 3(OH) 3(OH)Gemdat.org , Management Team (2012).