|Color|| Blue, Red, Green, Pink, Purple|
|Hardness||6 - 7 Mohs scale|
|Transparency||Transparent, Translucent, Opaque|
|Specific gravity||3.20 - 3.50|
|Refractive index||1.685 - 1.707|
|Birefringence||0.006 - 0.018|
Zoisite occurs in a variety of forms prismatic,
orthorhombic, massive or even crystal. In fact, it also comes in a range of
different shades including blue, violet, green, pink, yellow, brown or even
colorless. It has been named after the Austrian scientist Sigmund Von Zois who
made its discovery in the Saualape Mountains of Austria. The various shades
have their own set of names as well but broadly they all come under the
metamorphic or pegmatitic group called Zoisite. Being a popular gemstone, it
has some tremendous powers which are as follows:
exhibits a vigorous influence on your heart and instills optimistic feelings by
slowly removing the pessimistic thoughts which one held. It also stimulates
happiness in people.
someone is constantly neglecting his/her body, advise them to wear zoisite
because it is believed to make one aware of their body needs.
someone who behaves ignorant about others troubles and distress, they should
consider wearing this gemstone for it stimulates empathy for others.
someone all of a sudden becomes very negative about life, this gemstone can be
really helpful. It enhances the zeal for life as well as creativity.
are people who get distracted very easily, this gemstone can be really helpful
to bring your mind back to track and get the work done on time.
it contributes to develop and strengthen your immune system. If you are under
severe stress or undergoing illness this can help you recover soon.
suffering from impotency (both men and women) have been saved by the positive
effects of zoisite. It can prove to be really helpful in reducing problems
regarding testes or ovaries.
suffering badly from problems related to lungs, spleen, heart or pancreas often
wear Zoisite for healing.
Being a very popular gemstone, it is easily available
in markets as well as in online stores.