You must have definitely heard about or seen the beautiful and unique looking banded oil shale jewelry. Having a mix of few lovely colors like black and grey, the banded oil shale jewelry definitely makes you stand apart from the crowd. The oil shale gets formed on the beds of lakes and seas. In fact, when the organic wreckage starts getting settled down and collected at the bottom of the water body, the formation of the oil shale begins. Gradually as the time passes by, this debris collected at the bottom of lakes and seas get converted into a rock in presence of increased temperature and also, the pressure. Banded oil shale is a beautiful striped or banded form of sedimentary rock. These sedimentary rocks are such that the oil can be taken out from them. Also, the banded oil shale is quite fine-grained in nature. It has an opaque appearance and the texture is considered splintery.
Many of you must not be aware of the fact that Banded Oil Shale is not only an item to beautify yourself but it is also a source of many significant healing properties. After all, there must be more than the ‘beauty’ reason for the growing demand of this exceptionally beautiful banded oil shale jewelry. Let us find out what are those healing properties for which the banded oil shale is given much value and love!
It also helps in clairvoyance – You must have definitely heard that many people are gifted with divine powers. If you or your known ones are gifted with this amazing power, you should try to improve the same. It is always beneficial to improve and enhance the divine powers as they can bring help to many people. Enhance your divine powers with the help of banded oil shale. The shale helps you understand the divine world in a significant manner. It unlocks many doors of divinity before you so that you are able to understand the divine world in a much better way than before! It also strengthens the intuition power of the person and fortifies the natural psychic abilities too.
Oil shales are found in various parts of the world. In the Asian continent, the oil shale can be found at Turkey, Bangladesh, Thailand, China, Syria, Jordan, Russia, Israel, and India. In the African continent, it can be found in Tanzania, Ethiopia, Morocco, Kenya, and South Africa. It can also be found in Europe including places like Greece, Sweden, Scotland, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, and Spain. It is also present in North America in a significant amount. Also, in South America, it can be found in Bolivia, Ecuador, Chile, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil and Peru. The historical evidence suggests that the oil shale was used in ancient times also. They were used by the ancient Romans.
Apart from the opaque look and splintery texture, the Banded Oil Shale has few minerals in it. The mineral presence in it consists of albite, chert, biotite, calcite, chlorite, hematite, dolomite, micas, muscovite, silica, sulphide, pyrite, and quartz. It contains a dull luster and has a fine-grained nature.
If someone advised you to mediate for a certain purpose and you are not able to meditate in the proper way, then again, the banded oil shale can help you out. You can do better meditation with the help of banded oil shale as it gives a more peaceful and focused state.
Let us now discuss the colors of banded oil shale. You can find it in some unique shades like black, buff, brown, red, yellow, grey and also, the green shade. The black and grey shades are most coveted in the jewelry world.