White Opal is a variety of common Opal. The colour ranges from creamy off white/milky, yellow/white to white.
Opal is a hydrated silica mineral which comprises of microscopic spheres of silica which are bound together with water and silica. There are two forms of Opal, common and precious. The latter exhibits “fire” which is the result of the silica spheres forming a regular pattern within the crystalline matrix that can diffuse light. Common Opal is normally opaque the colour range including white, blue, pink, yellow, yellow/orange, brown or black.
Cacholong Opal is an opaque white to milky white variety which can be found in a number of locations including Russia and Tanzania. It has also been erroneously called Kalmuck Agate. It is a quite porous and easily carved into pieces of jewellery.
The frequency of White Opal connects to the crown chakra helping to clear and purify one’s energy fields by bringing “Light” energy into one’s being via the crown chakra.
This white form of Opal allows one to become focussed and to perceive information from the higher dimensions thus increasing one’s psychic awareness.
The energy of White Opal is cleansing and calming helping to soothe the emotional body and can thus aid in overcoming emotions caused by abuse.