Emotional Healer | Soothing | Compassion PRIMARY CHAKRA: Heart ZODIAC: Cancer, Libra, Pisces, Scorpio ELEMENT: Water PLANET: Venus NUMERIC VIBRATION: 6 HARDNESS: 5.5 - 6 MINERAL CLASS: Mineraloids CRYSTAL SYSTEM: Amorphous CHEMICAL COMPOSITION: Hydrated Silicon Dioxide Scientific Gemstone Properties Mohs Hardness of 5.5 - 6 with a Amorphous s crystal structure and classified a Mineraloid in the mineral class. Opal is a low temperature mineral that is often found in cavities or cracks within the Earth's crust. Opals are essentially silicon dioxide with water that has become trapped inside. Pink Opal is classified as a common opal that is generally opaque and does not show the “fire” like that of Precious Opals. The color ranges from a bright baby girl pink to a pink-white, cream, or even lavender. Found in USA, Australia, Peru, and in other South American countries. MINDFULNESS: Because Opals contain water, do not leave them in sunlight or they will become brittle and break. Metaphysical Gemstone Properties Pink Opal is a powerful emotional healer of the heart. It’s soothing and calming frequency restore compassion and open the heart to loving relationships. Pink Opal is a perfect crystal for the heart, especially if you have unresolved pains that have occurred as a result of no longer being with the one you loved. It releases trauma, worry and stress. Pink Opal is a great stone for any child who has trauma, anxieties, fear, or shyness holding them back from starting their life. Place a pink opal over your heart while you rest or meditate to rest painful memories, to transform a breakup and if you your loved one has made a transition into the ancestral realm. Pink Opal works well when used with other heart stones such as Rhodochrosite, Rose Quart, Granet, Green Calcite, and Emerald. Opal in general are said to be a stone of dreams, past lives and unconscious travels. Resting with one under your pillow may assist with bad dreams and receiving gentle energy while you sleep. Please Note: Sacred Stone Collections is not an independent therapy, but one that is part of a holistic healing approach. By using this site and associated materials, you acknowledge and agree that you personally assume responsibility for your use or misuse of this information. These are STOCK PHOTOS. Because they are natural stones, will vary in size and characteristics. Listing is for (1) tumbled gemstone.