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Diamonds are formed after billions of years ago under intense heat and pressure when diamond bearing ore was brought to the surface through volcanic eruption.
BLACK DIAMONDS ARE NATURAL
After the magma cooled, it solidified into blue ground or kimberlite, where precious rough diamonds are still found today. They are a highly sought after precious gemstones, which for centuries have been widely used in the creation and encrustation of jewellery and everyday items. It was over 4,000 years ago that the first diamonds were mined in India. Modern mining as we know it today began in South Africa in the late 19th century.
Today the top seven diamond-producing countries account for 80 percent of the world’s rough diamond supply. They are Botswana, Russia, South Africa, Angola, Namibia, Australia and Zaire.
Metaphysically speaking it has been believed that Black Diamonds could bring luck and success and they also counter the effects of astrological events. Physically these stones are believed to benefit us in ways such as: their ability to heighten sexual prowess and attract others. Plato even wrote about Diamonds as living beings, embodying celestial spirits.