Opal is a translucent or opaque gemstone. As Per Astrological belief, It is the stone for Venus planet and birthstone for the people born in October. Opal brings happiness and love to its wearer. This Stone has numerous benefits. Opal stone was formed a long time ago in cracks and spaces by the combination of water and silica. It is the one of the most colorful stone among all the gemstones and the play of iridescent colors make this stone beautiful and mystical. Opal is found in various colors, but the most common ones are pink, grey, white, slate, black and olive brown. It is the national gemstone of Australia. Opal is very beneficial stone for those people who are in the profession of tourism, dairy products, art and craft, movies, hotel, cinema and all artistic fields.
Fire Opal stone Price range starts from Rs. 900/- per carat to Rs. 5,000/- per Carat as per its quality. Opals with Undesirable Colors or with cracks may come cheaper. But Opal is known for its Fire. If an Opal has the absence of fire then the Opal is considered non-gem quality. Presence of Crack indicates that the Opal has lost it moisture content and it will start losing its shine and will eventually break.