The term Tektite is derived from the Greek word tēktos which means “melted,” or “molten. Although tektite is not a birthstone, tektite is affiliated with the zodiac signs Aries and Cancer. Interesting fact about tektite is that they were formed during the impact when a large meteorite hit the Earth and the lava of that impact between the meteorite and the earth formed these beautiful gems. Since the ancient times, the tektites have been believed to bring good luck to those who are trying to bear children. In the past, they have been worn as talismans for fertility. The crystal can also balance male and female energies within the wearer. Because of its outer space origins, it is believed to enhance the communication of the wearer with the higher spirits of other realms. It is a crystal that can remove the known limits of the wearer and help in taking new challenges. It helps the wearer’s insight and helps them understand the truth behind everything which helps in problem solving. The more a person works with Tektite, the stronger its abilities will become. It is indeed a beautiful crystal from the outer space with fascinating qualities. Good for all kinds of people who appreciate beauty and fiction.
Crystal: Tektite. Country of origin: China. Chemical composition: SiO2 ~77.5%, AlO3 ~13.4%, FeO ~0.59%, Na2O ~3.53% K2O ~3.2%. Hardness based on Mohs scale: 6 - 7.