Canadian Ammolite Information

Ammolite has been viewed as a gemstone of chance by ancient Indians and is referred to as“Inskim or Buffalo Gemstone”. This was based on the myth wherein a woman discovered the gemstone bringing fortune to its family. Ammolite is believed to hold curative powers and is often added to bundles of medicine.

In addition to, Feng Shui devotees believe that these gemstones have the ability to detoxify the whole body and increase general health. Feng Shui enthusiasts also consider that each diverse color of Ammolite influences the users in various and different ways.

Canadian Ammolite Information

Ammolite History

Ammolite has been used by the local Aborigines of Saskatchewan for centuries. It wasn’t until 1981 that the world trade federation granted the stone “gemstone” status. Since 2004, Ammolite has been officially recognized as the official gemstone of the province of Alberta as well as being the official stone of the City of Lethbridge since 2007.

Ammolite Color

Red (motivates power and passion), Orange (produces creativity), Yellow (encourages perception and ingenuity), Green (encourages the development and wealth), Blue (encourages harmony, healthiness and harmony), Indigo (encourages self-esteem and truthfulness), and Violet (promotes mysticism and reflection)

Ammolite Sources

These deposits can only be found in a secluded area of Southern Alberta, Canada. This area generates a massive amount of Ammolite, which have resulted in the pattern of this geographical wonder.

Chemical Composition:

Holistic Aspect

Ammolite is measured as a “Stone of Protection. It is believed to relieve birthing throbbing and convey relaxation. It helps to inform us to stay breathing, due to its spherical design. It is functional in fighting despair and degenerative sickness and it is also good for your lungs.

Metaphysical Properties

Ammolite provides a long life and happiness. It can assist to fight depression. Its colors convey peace of mind and happiness. It also brings configuration and intelligibility to the idea and awareness. Ammolite is fossilized gemstone that has been compacted under huge pressure underneath just to provide wonderful colors.

Ammolite is said to be give out constructive Earth energy, and to convey good luck and success. It is also said to contribute miracles. Overall, it is an excellent stone for deep reflection. Ammolite is also useful for promotinggood health, endurance and high-energy.

Canadian Ammolite is a rare and valuable opal-like organic gemstone. It is found primarily along the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains of the US and Canada. It is made of the fossilized shells of ammonites, which in turn are composed primarily of aragonite, the same mineral that makes up nacreous pearls.

Ammolite has been used for centuries in the creation and encrustation of jewelry and everyday items.

Sign Up For $10 Off Your First Purchase

Was this article helpful?

3 people found this article helpful
A-Z Of Gemstones

A-Z Of Gemstones

A-Z Of Gemstones
82 articles
Additional Gemstone Information

Additional Gemstone Information

Additional Gemstone Information
44 articles
Birthstones By Month

Birthstones By Month

Our list of birthstones by month will help you understand what each birthstone means and why they make thoughtful and beautiful gifts.
12 articles
Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Did You Know?
15 articles
Gemrockauctions Verified Sellers

Gemrockauctions Verified Sellers

Gemrockauctions Verified Sellers
3 articles
Gemstone Stories

Gemstone Stories

Gemstone Stories
5 articles
Holistic Gemstone Information

Holistic Gemstone Information

Holistic Gemstone Information
12 articles
How To's

How To's

How To's
8 articles
News

News

News and events on GemRockAuctions.com
30 articles
Technical Information on Gemstones

Technical Information on Gemstones

Technical Information on Gemstones
16 articles
Testimonials

Testimonials

Comments from happy customers
1 articles

Hello! Gem Rock Auctions is a global marketplace offering beautiful gemstones from professional gemstone cutters, dealers & miners. Register for $10 off your first purchase.