Spinel(spih - nuhl)
What is Spinel?
Spinel Healing Properties and Benefits
Spinel Spiritual Properties and Benefits
Spinel Side Effects
Spinel Meaning: What Does Spinel Symbolize?
Types of Spinel
How To Cleanse Spinel?
Questions and Answers
Yes, naturally formed Spinel is a rare gem. It is said to be rarer than rubies, and specific colors and varieties of Spinel are extremely rare.
Yes, Spinel is valuable. It escalates in price according to size, color, and quality. The starting price for 1 carat of Red Spinel is between $200 to $400.
Rubies are generally more expensive than Spinel. Rubies can fetch $1000 plus per carat, while Spinel is around $200 to $400 per carat.
Blue Spinel is the rarest color of Spinel.
No, Spinel does not fade in sunlight. It is a very durable crystal, but it can be affected by very high temperatures.
Yes. In general, Spinel is cheaper than Sapphire. While high-quality Sapphires sell for an average of $2000 to $10,000 per carat, Blue Spinel can sell for $500 to $3000 per carat.
Spinel symbolizes health, revitalization, and connection to infinite spiritual energy.
Those who are lacking energy and stamina, or seek to heal and revitalize their physical, emotional, mental, or spiritual elements of being, should wear Spinel.
No, Spinel is not a fake Ruby, although prior to 1783, many Spinels were misidentified as Rubies.
Interactions with Spinel
Spinel vs. Ruby
Spinel and Ruby can go together as their ruling planets are compatible. They also have the same ruling element and are similar in hardness. Together, these stones will help you to feel powerful and also boost fertility.
|Chakras||All||Root and Heart.|
|Ruling Planet||Sun||Sun and Mars.|
|MOHS||7.5 to 8.||9|
Spinel vs. Garnet
Garnet and Spinel’s ruling planets are enemies, and these crystals together can lead to too much chaos. It is not recommended to wear or work with these stones together.
|MOHS||7.5 to 8.||6.5 to 7.5.|
Spinel vs. Astrophyllite
It is not advised to work with, wear, or store Spinel and Astrophyllite together, due to their ruling planets being enemies and their varying hardness, as Spinel can damage the much softer Astrophyllite crystal.
|Chakras||All||Root and Crown.|
|MOHS||7.5 to 8.||3 to 4.|