Adamite - Healing Properties, Color, Power & Facts

Adamite Last updated : February 20, 2020 9:08 PM

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.

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Where is Adamite found?

Adamite is found abundantly in Namibia and Mexico. Other than this, it is found in USA and Greece.

Healing Properties

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.

Adamite Facts

Some facts about Adamite

  • A blue and rare Adamite crystal enhances creativity and imagination of the wearer.
  • It is an excellent stone for personal and business growth.
  • Adamite, in legends, is known to unite heart and mind.
  • It is associated with the zodiac sign, Cancer.
  • Adamite was named after Gilbert-Joseph Adam, who was a French mineralogist.
  • The first ore of Adamite is believed to be found in the Atacama region of Chile in 1866.
  • This amazing crystal is known to bring back the child in the human being.

Metaphysical Properties

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.

Adamite at a Glance

Cleavage {101}, good; {010}, poor
Other Names NA
Crystal Habit Wedge-like prisms typically in druses and radiating clusters - also smooth botryoidal masses.
Streak White to pale green
Refractive Index nα=1.708 - 1.722, nβ=1.742 - 1.744, nγ=1.763 - 1.773
Diaphaneity Transparent, Translucent
Moh's scale (hardness) 3.5
Sources Mapimí, Durango, Mexico; Greece; and California and Utah in the United States
Chemical formula Zn2AsO4OH
Lustre Vitreous
Color Pale yellow, honey-yellow, brownish yellow, reddish; rarely white, colorless, blue, pale green to green, may be zoned;
Chakra Healing Heart chakra, Throat chakra

Adamite Color

The color of Adamite may range from pale greenish-yellow to yellow, green, pink, and light violet based on the impurities present.

Adamite colors


As per your content, adamite is a best crystal for business as well as the personal growth. I will also try it out with its powers and properties. Thanks for sharing useful info.
Reply on 6/11/14
I have read that Adamite enhances the imagination power of the wearer and make him creative. I was also searching for such a gemstone. Should I go for it? Suggest please.
Reply on 19/11/14
Yeah Lina…the person who wants to wear a gemstone should match his requirements with the properties of it. If it goes perfectly then he should consult with his astrologer to know about the suitability of that charm. If it will apt for you then he will recommend you that gem piece. So, go accordingly and get the best.
Reply on 28/11/14
this talisman is my birthstone.. i was thinking that i should tune it up..but still want suggestion from you..please help..
Reply on 7/4/15
hey Shelly...I also wear Adamite gemstone as my astrologer recommended may also seek an advice from him...or tell your birthdate to Jewelexi...their experts will opt a beneficial talisman for you..
Reply on 6/5/15
Hi Shelly, if you want to get the best solution then you may post your question related to Adamite or any other gemstone on Jewelexi's Ask Mittens page. This service is free and the answer will be from their experts and astrologers.
Reply on 30/5/15
HELLO PEOPLE!1 Hypo thyroid is a big disease. i'm suffering from it very much it has been 2 years of taking the medicine for it but nothing is working well. I have lost 25 kg weight in last 3 months. Hoping that Adamite can cure it. Need some blessing.

Thank you :)
Reply on 18/1/16
hey jancy, hope you're doing well. i would like to help you in your problem. I'm a doctor by profession but i m also a keen observer of gemstone healing. So i can assure you the healing of this stone on your thyroid disease.

I have used Adamite 2 times and it also generates joy and happiness in ones life.. You can give it a try!

Good day!!
Take care
Reply on 20/1/16
jansie john
My astrologer recommended this stone to me and at that time I unwillingly thought of using it but when I saw the stone and its jewelry, I got eager to wear it as soon as possible coz it’s such an alluring stone
Reply on 30/3/18
very interesting, good job and thanks for sharing such a good blog.
Reply on 5/4/19
I like your collection of gemstones which always push my mood to shop more with you.
Reply on 29/7/19
Very unique different gemstone..Love to wear it.
Reply on 14/11/19
Wow!! This stone is amazing. Please notify me whenever it is in stock. Thanks.
Reply on 7/1/20

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