Zircon - zirconium silicate. The hardness of 7.0-8.0 on the Mohs scale, density 3,9-4,7 t/sm3, shiny diamond. Other names - Hyacinth, yakint, steel, hyacinth, jargon, slang Ceylon.
Zircon - stone, which at first glance, everything is known to all, because it is found in jewelry with great frequency. With a comprehensive range of colors (there are zircons and colorless, and green, and red, and golden yellow, and blue, and even black) and the ability to change color from brown to blue, yellow or transparent when heated, Zircon is often used as a satellite of the other precious stones, and is used as an imitation of the more expensive gems such as emeralds or rubies. There was even a misconception that the zircon is not a gem, and cultured crystals, almost a piece of colored glass, when in fact the zircons are known to mankind since ancient times, and the probability of finding artificial zircon is extremely low - this mineral is widely distributed. In Russia, zircon, or, as it is called, jargon or Hyacinth, is mentioned in early medieval manuscripts, and was much loved by the people. At the time, the stones were brought from Ceylon - there is still mined zircon high quality, especially prized blue minerals, which are extremely rare. Before the IV century AD stone that was little known, but then Bishop Epiphanius thought that such a beautiful gem is worthy of close attention, and named it among the twelve stones in the breastplate of the high priest the Bible, replacing them ligurion (carnelian and amber). The best-known type of zircon - hyacinth, what the word stands for all red-brown or yellow-red and purple-orange zircon blue zircon called starlitami, colorless - Mathur, diamonds, lemon yellow and smoky - jargon. Zircon - all unique gem, because different color stones have a wide scatter of values of density and refraction on its external and internal quality, color richness it deserves to occupy one of the highest places in the hierarchy of precious.
Shrouded in the mystical properties of zircon haze - long in Europe believed that wearing zircon, for example, saved from a lightning strike, or if worn with a large zircon, you'll be all the time is to sleep. In the Middle Ages, zircon was one of the essential components of medicinal drug, which is called "Hyacinth trains" - that medicine is a mixture of different precious stones, were treated in 1534, Pope Clement VII. In India, zircon called "the younger brother of diamond," his revered practitioners of yoga. It was believed that it is the natural hub of bioenergy and awakens bears his supernatural powers. And in Russia zircon found another, equally important hypostasis - it was the most major merchant mascot, contribute to the accumulation of wealth. Today zircon - a favorite material for the jeweler, he made all kinds of jewelry for both women and men is a great inexpensive gift for external quality, durability and density are not inferior to the most famous gems, to distinguish from the same zircon gemstone first category can only eye professional.
In ancient times believed that zircon in the literal sense of the word is a remedy for all diseases. He is able to clean the whole body of toxins, stimulates liver and positively affects the pineal gland and the pituitary gland, rejuvenates the body and prevents premature aging, neutralizes thyroid problems. Yellow zircon help with constipation, decreased gastric secretion, protect against nightmares, improve appetite and quench their thirst. Hyacinths treat insomnia, nervous disorders and stress are useful in diseases of the spleen and stop bleeding from the nose, women hinder the growth of hair on the hidden parts of the body and unwanted fertility. This has the same effect, and red zircon, if put it into the abdomen for 2-3 hours daily for 10 days. Blue zircon is used in the treatment of obesity and metabolic disease, eye problems. Black zircons help with colds, pneumonia, tonsillitis, bronchitis, and other lung diseases caused by supercooling of the body. Colorless and yellow zircons easier for coronary heart disease.
Zircon generally has a pronounced male Yang energy - more often it shows the stronger sex, women also make self-confident and independent, he is the best suited for business-woman, who used to rely on themselves - it will give it credibility in the eyes male colleagues. Jewelry with zircons - an extraordinary power of money charms, especially if they speak for good luck. It is the perfect companion for businessmen - Cubic Zirconia yellow, red, green, brown or orange it is necessary to carry in the transaction, not to make the wrong decisions and carry out the operation with maximum benefit for themselves. Sometimes even called zircon stone mafia - it is useful for any secret organizations, it helps the owner to hide information from others is its owner, regardless of his moral character. At the same time, helping to reveal everything about a particular situation, zircon is the mascot for judges, prosecutors and forensic investigators, all of whose work involves exposing the fraud. Colorless zircon is used for disclosure of internal abilities, develops intuition until clairvoyance and clairaudience, clarifies thoughts and gives a tendency to science - is an assistant scientists and researchers, Theosophists and philosophers. In the journey or at the approach of danger to protect red or orange zircon. The blue stone helps in matters of the heart - gives confidence, increases the attractiveness of unrequited love heals and if you want to enhance sexual performance, wear orange zircon.
Energy zircon associated with parietal chakra chakra and solar plexus chakra Manipur. Aquarius gold, white or blue zircon should be worn as a pendant, pendants, necklaces and beads - it helps them to develop intuition, analytical thinking and prudence in affairs. Aries are red-brown, gold and orange zircon makes more subtle and sensitive, a ring or a ring with zircon should be worn on the middle finger of his left hand. All the other zodiac signs, except for fish, shows pendants or rings with zircons, which are worn on the little finger and ring finger. Capricorn is the most suitable blue and brown gems.