Jade refers to an ornamental mineral mostly known for its green varieties. Jade is thought to refer to two different minerals, nephrite or jadeite, but not all nephrite is true jade. Jade is thought to help maintain a balance between work and rest in life, as well as promote peace and harmony.
This polished stone is a wonderful addition to my crystal collection. Rhodonite is a manganese inosilicate and a member of the pyrxenoid group of minerals, crystallizing in the triclinic system. Rhodonite is the official gemstone of Massachusetts. Rhodonite is thought...