Black star is an incredible gemstone with intense black colour. It can display the most gorgeous four rayed star, reminding me of a clear night sky. This wonderful quality makes the black star both elegant and festive to wear. Read on, if you would like to know more about the mysterious black star! ♡ Shiri
The spiritual qualities of black star include: Cleansing, healing, balance and light. Black star is said to be a gemstone of emotional healing. It is said to help cleanse its wearer, letting go of negative feelings. This is why it can be considered to be a wonderful companion for finding inner balance. This fine gemstone is also thought to act as a light in the dark when you need it.
Black star is the black variety of the diopside gemstone and is composed of calcium, magnesium and silicate. This opaque gemstone displays the optical phenomenon, asterism, taking the shape of a four rayed star. The black star gemstone is categorized on 5-6 on the Mohs scale of hardness and can be sourced in India, Madagascar, South Africa, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, the US, Finland and Austria.