December has arrived and the holidays are finally upon us. Lights are illuminating the streets, and love is in the air. This month of all months is particularly known for proposals. There’s something about the holidays that bring people together and make for a great atmosphere to pop the anticipated question. How can anyone hate this month; the joy, festivities, hot chocolate and that December Blue Zircon.
Blue Zircon is known to bring wisdom, honor, and wealth to those who possess it. It is prized for protecting travelers from harm and in the Hindu belief, Zircon can even stimulate spiritual growth. The stone is said to increase one’s self-confidence, and to aid someone in loving thy self, as well as others, as it opens up the heart and brings compassion. Blue Zircon is a grounding stone, and helps relieve someone of pain, and help motivate them to use their energy in a positive way.
-Because zircon comes in a variety of colors, it is a popular gem for connoisseurs to collect from different localities. There is even groups that trade and compare their zircon gems to one another.
-The gem is found in many different places in almost any type of rock.
-Zircon is the oldest mineral ever found on earth. Zircon mined in Australia has been found as old as 4.4 billion years old!
-It is often confused with Topaz because they come in a lot of the same colors.
-Zircon is a strong stone, but can often become chipped or scratched.
-The gem comes in blue, green, and autumn colors such as cinnamon, sherry, yellow, orange, and red.