Green opal from Madagascar, the stone for those who seek happiness. From kiwi colour to dark green. Read more.
Just as opal occurs in all colours of the rainbow, green opal also has a range of different shades, from dark green to mint and from kiwi to mustard. In Madagascar, interesting discoveries of green opal have recently been made. It depends on the location whether the opals are dark green, matt or brightly coloured.
History of opal
The word Opal comes from the old Indian word 'Upala' which means gemstone. In Sanskrit, Opal means "precious stone". Initially, Opal was used in ancient times to make primitive tools, but later decorative objects were made. Opal was used by the Assyrians, Babylonians and the Romans.
In search of happiness
Green opal is a real stone for those seeking happiness. It stimulates healthy relationships and makes you aware of the opportunities that lead to happiness. The stone can make you feel good about yourself and your surroundings. A green opal in your home brings peace, love and harmony.