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Color: all colors.

Hardness: 4

Sources: England, Switzerland, Spain, Russia, Italy, China, U.S.A. and South America.

A beautiful stone with changing level of transparency appearing in variety of colors, sometimes joined together. The translation of its name from Latin meaning “flow”, probably due to low degree of temperature needed for melting the stone. In ancient Greece it was used for carving ornaments. Today it is used to produce fluoride for protecting the teeth and gums.

The stone is considered as one that brings physical and mental wholeness; maintains internal serenity, enhances concentration and helps with the materialization of plans and dreams.
The stone is good for strengthening the bones and in treating and preventing infectious diseases, it helps with problems of vision and of the digestive system.

Fluorite is compatible with Pisces, Gemini, Leo, Virgo, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn and Aquarius.