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About stones and other natural materials.

Here we collected as more information about stones, minerals and other natural materials that our craftsmen work with.
In these articles about stones, you can find out a little history of what types and forms a stone has. And of course, for people who are fond of astrology and lithotherapy, they will be able to pick up their stone.
And in articles about birch bark, burl and tree, you can gain knowledge of why our ancestors loved these materials so much.



Rhodonite

Rhodonite

Rhodonite is one of the most valuable and original Russian ornamental stones, which in its importance to the Urals is inferior, perhaps, only to malachite.The name of the stone itself comes from th..

Malachite - a wish-fulfiller

Malachite - a wish-fulfiller

For Russians, malachite is a stone of the Ural mountains. At the word malachite, Ural tales of Bazhov, Danila the master and Mistress of the Copper Mountain are immediately recalled. The magical, h..

Fluorite

Fluorite

Fluorite in translation from Latin (fluidum) means "fluid". The mineral received this name for its ability to easily melt and alloy with other substances...

Calcite

Calcite

In Greek, calcite is lime. Since ancient times, calcite and its various varieties have been used in lithotherapy, construction and stone-cutting craft. ..

Eye of the Tiger

Eye of the Tiger

The name of the stone is associated with its amazing iridescent coloration, similar to the eye of a tiger. A lot of legends about its abilities and origin are associated with this stone in man..

Serpentinite - gold companion

Serpentinite - gold companion

The name of the stone serpentine dates back to the Latin word serpens - snake. Therefore, often the serpentine is also called serpentinite. It really resembles snake skin, and its color varies from..

Charoite is a mysterious and rare stone.

Charoite is a mysterious and rare stone.

Charoite is one of the young minerals. It was first discovered only in 1948 on the banks of the Chara River, which gave the name to this mineral.Initially, charoite was taken as one of the forms of..

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Rhodonite

Rhodonite

Rhodonite is one of the most valuable and original Russian ornamental stones, which in its importance to the Urals is inferior, perhaps, only to malachite.The name of the stone itself comes from th..

Jasper

Jasper

For the colorful and bright color of the stone, jasper, like the Greeks the Slavs called "jasper" - "speckled stone." Other names for jasper and its varieties: jasper agate, meat agate, bloody jasp..

Malachite - a wish-fulfiller

Malachite - a wish-fulfiller

For Russians, malachite is a stone of the Ural mountains. At the word malachite, Ural tales of Bazhov, Danila the master and Mistress of the Copper Mountain are immediately recalled. The magical, h..

Fluorite

Fluorite

Fluorite in translation from Latin (fluidum) means "fluid". The mineral received this name for its ability to easily melt and alloy with other substances...

Calcite

Calcite

In Greek, calcite is lime. Since ancient times, calcite and its various varieties have been used in lithotherapy, construction and stone-cutting craft. ..