The bright and incandescent green colored stone, Adamite is the favourite stone of those who love to collect fluorescent minerals. The bright radiance of this stone under long and short UV lights makes it a wonderful specimen of crystals.
Adamite is a brilliant piece of gem that connect sentiments and feelings with the heart. It helps the wearer in finding out himself and his identity among the crowd. It gives the strength to fights with the emotional issues that hampers one’s mind and body.
It is believed that by taking Adamite for a long duration in hands, one can sense and have the feeling of being secured and safe. It is an excellent stone for enhancing left-brain thinking with which it lets the wearer explore new and exciting opportunities in life, particularly in business ventures.
It is believed to be a stone as soothing and as calming as that of the serene water stream.
Adamite is found abundantly in Namibia and Mexico. Other than this, it is found in USA and Greece.
Physical Healing : It is a very useful stone in healing the troubles in endocrine glands and system. Moreover, it is also considered great in healing issues of throat, like throat infections, laryngitis, thyroid, etc.
Adamite also heals the heart and lungs.
Emotional Healing : Adamite is the stone of enthusiasm, joy and happiness. Therefore, it leaves no space in the life of the wearer for sorrow and melancholy. It is great in resolving the emotional drawbacks and issues by making the heart chakra strong, and by instilling strength in the wearer to stand against the problems and sadness taking place in life.
Adamite protects the person from psychic attacks and negative thoughts.
Spiritual Healing : The stone helps in deep meditation and in the stages when confusion surrounds the person. It assists one in consulting his inner self by deeply thinking and meditating to get the answer.
Heals and Balances Chakra : The Adamite crystal is known to heal the heart and throat chakra. The heart chakra is the chakra that not only preserves one’s emotions and feelings, but also balances all the above and below located chakras. The heart chakra is the chest containing emotions and feeling of the human being. The balanced heart chakra instils harmony and respect for oneself and for others.
The throat, on the other hand, is the voice of the whole body. If it is out of energy, it ruins all the confidence that one has to speak in public and express himself. By healing throat chakra, Adamite also heals ailments related to throat.
Some facts about Adamite
Adamite generally occurs in weathered or oxidized zone where zinc ores are also found beneath its deposits. Therefore, it is a mineral belonging to zinc arsenate hydroxide class.
The purest form of Adamite is colorless with no impurities but is rare in occurrence. The most abundant variant of Adamite is the pale yellow colored Adamite which has Fe or iron compounds mixed into it. Some of the specimens are also found with tints of green which are due to the presence of copper substitutes. There are one more species of Adamite that us found and is known as cupro adamite. Cuproadamite has considerable amounts of copper and zinc substitutes in it, which results in the occurrence of this crystal variety.
Adamite has a very poor hardness of 3.5 on the Moh’s scale of hardness.
The color of Adamite may range from pale greenish-yellow to yellow, green, pink, and light violet based on the impurities present.