Green jasper, also known as “rain bringer”, is a light to a dark green colored gemstone. It has a trigonal crystal system and belongs to the mineral class of oxide; quartz group. The presence of Iron Silicate compounds such as chlorite gives the crystal its green color.
Until a few years ago, prehnite was deemed as a rare stone for collection. However, its novel buildups have made it more affordable as well as accessible. Prehnite is a semi-precious gemstone famous among hobbyists as a cabochon material due to its attractive green to yellow appearance. Interestingly, the Shamanistic followers in South Africa have … Read more