A deep, vivid blue-violet gemstone, this rare stone is found only near Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.
A variety of the mineral Zoisite, Tanzanite is a pleochroic stone, meaning its crystal structure reveals different colours when viewed at different angles, from pale violet to deep blue with a silvery sparkle reflecting in the stone.
Along with Turquoise and Zircon, Tanzanite is a birthstone for the month of December. It is the official stone for celebrating a 24th wedding anniversary.
In healing the Tanzanite stone has properties that strengthen the immune system and increase vitality.
Tanzanite aligns the Throat and Third Eye Chakras, helping to balance the mind, body and spirit.