Evoking emotions of clear skies
The cool, calm, pureness of Topaz catches the eye as its inner fire flashes with brilliant reflective prisms.
Topaz is a symbol of love and affection; and was once considered one of five elemental substances that would bring protection to the deities.
Topaz gets its name from the Greek word topazion, which may originate from the Sanskrit tapas, meaning, “fire".
November’s Birthstone and also the Anniversary gemstone for the 4th year of marriage.
These featured items are original one-of-a-kind, handmade designs that Flint Carpenter and Jose Salgado have created in our Kailua-Kona store front. They are being offered to our Preferred Client Club at a value price for the month of November.
The Lore of Topaz
In Africa, healing rituals with topaz are practiced to establish communion with the realm of the spirit. Bushmen bring it to their shamanic work for journeying, working with ancestors and for healing.
It has been said that dreaming of topaz may indicate that good fortune is on its way.
In fact, Topaz was one of the stones selected by Aaron for his priestly breastplate. He placed it, as the second stone in the first row of stones.