Sillimanite Information

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1 Astrology
1.1 Origin
USA, Madagascar, India, Sri Lanka, Burma, Australia, Italy, Brazil
1.2 Color
Blue, Green, Brownish, Greenish, Colorless, gray
1.3 Streak
1.4 For which Rashi?
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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
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2.3 Durability
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2.4 Specific Gravity
2.5 Fracture
2.6 Cleavage
{010} perfect
2.7 Mohs Hardness
2.8 Chemical Composition
Al 2SiO 5Michael O’Donoghue , Gems, Sixth Edition (2006)
3 Optical Properties
3.1 Luster
Vitreous, Subadamantine, Silky
3.2 Pleochroism
Colourless to pale brown to yellow
3.3 Dispersion
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Rank: N/A (Overall)
3.4 Transparency
Transparent, Translucent
3.5 Refractive Index
3.6 Optic Character
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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
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Sillimanite 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, Sillimanite Benefits have been well identified and tested. However, it should be ensured that before wearing this gemstone, Sillimanite information and the science related to it should be well-understood.

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

  • Origin: Primarily obtained in Australia, Brazil, Burma, India, Italy, Madagascar, Sri Lanka and USA.
  • Color: Common colors observed are Blue, Green, Brownish, Greenish, Colorless, gray.
  • Chemical Formula: Al 2SiO 5Michael O’Donoghue , Gems, Sixth Edition (2006).