October has two birthstones, Opal and Pink Tourmaline. The Opal is the more popular stone for this month. The word comes from the Latin opalus, meaning "precious jewel." Jewelry with Opals was worn to repel evil and to protect eyesight. The Opal is an emotional stone and reflects the mood of the wearer. It intensifies emotions and releases inhibitions. Encourages both freedom and independence.
In Roman times, the opal was carried as a good luck charm. It was thought to bring its owner good fortune.
The pink tourmaline is also a popular October birthstone and is said to bring in happiness. The stone has a lot of positive energy and is said to fill your life with pleasure and happiness. Tourmaline gemstone is known to aid in relieving stress, increase mental alertness, improve circulation and strengthen the immune system. It is a powerful agent for reducing toxin-related ailments.
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