Topaz is a silicate mineral with a Mohs hardness of 8, making it one of the hardest naturally occurring minerals. It is often found in shades of yellow, brown, blue, and pink. Topaz is associated with the Solar Plexus Chakra, which is linked to personal power, confidence, and self-esteem. In astrology, it is associated with the sign of Sagittarius. Topaz is commonly used in jewelry due to its beauty and durability.
During the Middle Ages topaz was thought to heal both physical and mental disorders and prevent death. The Greeks believed it had the power to increase strength and to make its wearer invisible while the Romans believed it had the power to improve eyesight. The Egyptians wore it as an amulet to protect them from injury.
Topaz is a powerful stone for strengthening the whole physical body. It balances, soothes and cleanses emotions and thoughts, releases stress, and brings joy. In spiritual sense this stone brings love and peace. As a healing stone it can help with blood disorders, promotes rejuvenation, and helps in curing endocrine problems, thrombosis and asthma.
Topaz is believed to have several metaphysical properties, including promoting true love and friendship, success in endeavors, and understanding of interrelationships. It is also thought to aid in the expression of ideas and help build trust in relationships.
Topaz is believed to promote physical health and healing, and it may assist in personal expansion and growth. It is associated with the Solar Plexus Chakra, which is linked to personal power, confidence, and self-esteem. Sagittarius is the astrological sign most commonly associated with Topaz.