The name "opal" comes from the Sanskrit word for "upala," meaning precious stone. It is said that precious opal, with its display of fire, can spark creativity, and that the "dance" of its fire can help people enjoy their lives.
Opal is the traditional birthstone for those born in the month of October.
Traditional Metaphysical Properties of Opal:
Creativity, spontaneity, relationships, memory, happy dreams and changes.
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