Uvarovite Garnet

Uvarovite Garnet - Color, Facts, Power, Mythology, History And Myths

Consisting of tiny calcium chromium silicate crystals, the rarely found Uvarovite Garnet gives a stunning look as it occurs in a drusy way. This simply means that this enchanting stone has a beautiful layer of small gleaming crystals on its surface.
If you love the refreshing and attractive dark green hue in gemstones and jewelry, Uvarovite Garnet can be the perfect option for you. Uvarovite Garnet is the sole garnet that naturally and stably comes in exclusively pure green color in continuation. The deep green hue of this amazing stone sometimes creates the confusion where people mistakenly consider it as Emerald. It has a close resemblance with few other stones like Tsarovite etc.

Where is Uvarovite Garnet found?

The chief localities of Uvarovite Garnet include Finland, India, Russia, and Poland. 

Healing Properties

• Helps invite self-worth - Uvarovite Garnet is an amazing stone for people who do not value themselves. Removing the feeling of self-inadequacy, the stone helps such people value themselves. 

• Provides healing to emotional wounds – Anyone who feels lack of love, care and support can find a feeling of relief and security by using Uvarovite Garnet. It helps heal the emotional wounds that get created due to lack of love and support. Removing and healing such emotional wounds, Uvarovite Garnet replaces the negative feelings with happiness and content. 

• Helps remove the feeling of isolation – Those who live all alone often have this terrible feeling of solitude. By using Uvarovite Garnet such people can keep the feeling of loneliness away as the crystal helps to think and feel in a positive way and provides a feeling of protection.

• Helps you get the right compensation in your career – Use Uvarovite Garnet when you feel that you are not being paid as per your talent and skills. The crystal will help attract prosperity and affluence as per your own talent and skills. 

Uvarovite Garnet Facts

• Uvarovite was discovered in 1832. 
• The beautiful Uvarovite Garnet was found by Germain Henri Hess who was a Russian mineralogist and doctor. 
• The name “Uvarovite Garnet” has been considered after “Count Sergey Semionovich Uvarov” (who used to be a Russian mineral collector). 
• Uvarovite Garnet is considered as the Zodiac Stone of Aquarius and the birthstone for those who are born in the proper spring months. 
• Uvarovite Garnet is also used for providing protection especially to those who are traveling.
• Uvarovite Garnet is also used in Feng Shui as it is believed to possess the wonderful “wood energy”. This is the energy which is responsible for inviting development, sustenance, health, and expansion in life. 
• This beautiful crystal is also considered for promoting physical growth. This is the main reason as to why you will notice that Uvarovite Garnet is often kept in a kid’s room and particularly to the place where the child eats. 
• The stone is also recommended to those who want to observe improvement in spiritual associations. It is believed that the effective green rays of Uvarovite Garnet help in stimulating the Heart Chakra and lets one build a better connection with the spiritual world. 


Metaphysical Properties

The crystal is considered to have a significant anti-inflammatory effect that helps fight many physical problems. Garnets are considered the birthstones for those who are born in the month of January. However, those who are born during the perfect springtime (20th Apr to 20th May), Uvarovite Garnet is the right birthstone. Using this beautiful lush green crystal, you can make your heart healthy as this stone is considered to provide strength to the heart. It is also an adequate choice when it comes to treating allergies and reactions related to vegetation. By using Uvarovite Garnet, one can also detoxify his/her body in a perfect way. Uvarovite Garnet also provides strength and health to many body organs including liver, bladder, heart, and pancreas. 

Uvarovite Garnet Color

As mentioned earlier, the highly attractive and rare Uvarovite Garnet comes in a beautiful dark green hue which is similar to the Emerald green color. 

  • CleavageNone
  • Other Names
  • Crystal HabitEuhedral crystals, granular, massive
  • StreakWhite
  • Refractive IndexOver the Limit 1.798-1.864
  • DiaphaneityTransparent, translucent
  • Mohs scale (hardness) 6.5 - 7.5 
  • SourcesFinland, Iran, Norway and South Africa
  • Chemical formulaCa3Cr2Si3O12
  • LustreVitreous
  • Color dark rich green
  • Chakra HealingHeart chakra
  • BirthstoneApril,May
  • Zodiacaquarius
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  • sophia daniel
    Feb 28, 2019, 12:41:49 AM

    Lovely stone!!! want to buy

  • mishty
    May 31, 2019, 12:06:12 AM

    The green color of this stone looks very shiny and attractive.

  • justin
    Jul 31, 2019, 9:47:22 PM

    The healing properties of this stone are very much beneficial.

  • carol
    Sep 13, 2019, 9:36:41 PM

    Very beautiful stone.

  • Liam
    Nov 6, 2019, 10:19:03 PM

    The jewelry of uvarovite garnet is so amazing.

  • ruby
    Jun 7, 2021, 11:36:52 AM

    I love my Uvarovite Garnet excellent color !! Fast shipping I will buy again soon!

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    Aug 18, 2021, 11:38:18 AM

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  • hainny joe
    Jun 24, 2022, 7:05:44 AM

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