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CITRINE

Overview:Citrine is one of the most affordable gemstones, thanks to the durability and availability of this golden quartz. Named from the French name for lemon, "citron," many citrines have a juicy lemon colour.Citrine includes yellow to gold to orange brown shades of transparent quartz.Sunny and affordable, citrine can brighten almost any jewelry style, blending especially well with the yellow gleam of polished gold. Citrine is generally more inexpensive than amethyst and is also available in a wide range of calibrated sizes and shapes, including very large sizes.

Usage:

Citrine brings our thoughts into being on the physical plane, helping us to realize our dreams. It is especially useful for desires involving happiness, wealth, success and communication.

Physical Properties:

Citrine

Citrine Birthstone

Color
Yellow to Orange,varies from bright green to a bluish green.
Hardness
7
Specific Gravity
2.64 - 2.66
Refractive index
1.54 - 1.56

Sign of Citrine: Gemini

Citrine boosts physical energy and assists with digestion and blood circulation. It helps detoxify the kidneys and

liver, assists with back problems and promotes restful

sleep.Citrine was believed to offer protection against evil thoughts and snake venom in ancient times.

Legend:

In ancient times, citrine was carried as a protection against snake venom and evil thoughts. It was also

thought to give calmness and mental balance to its wearer.

Occurrence:

Citrine is found in Myanmar (Burma),Russia, Brazil.