The name Citrine is derived from Citron Italian and Citrini French which means lemon. Citrine is acrocrystalline formation. Citrine gemstone comes in rage of golden, orange, orange- gold, honey gold, copper yellow hues. Citrine is the birthstone of the month of November. In general citrines are heated to get different shades of yellow. Ametrines are a combination of amethyst and citrine formed by nature. The main mineral quartz is available abundantly in the earth's crest. Citrines are rich in Silicon- oxygen. Citrines are commonly used for the making of jewelry and carvings. Citrine are used in ancient days for enhancing the psychic powers. It was considered as the stone of the mind. Citrines are called merchants stone which brings prosperity. Sales people usually keep citrines in cash drawers to improve sales and fund growth. Healers use citrine to discard negative energy and promote mind clarity. It is also said that citrine(quartz) ails endocrine and cleanses digestive system from poisonous elements. It also improves joy, love and decreases depression. Citrine is available in Brazil, Bolivia, Africa and Soviet Union.Oilpearl has a wide range of citrine loose gemstones and also deals with custom jewelry for more than two decades. Please feel free to email us if you have any orders and we most warmly welcome you. We serve certificates from Gubelin, GIA- Gemological Institute of America, AIGS- Asian Institute of Gemological Sciences, Tokyo gem lab, GIT, GRS etc. Citrine has a hardness of 7.0 on the Moh's scale. The Specific gravity is 2.651 and the Refractive Index lies between 1.54- 1.55. This gemstone is a decor for household as the prices are affordable and the shades are brilliant. The clarity is usually clear transparent and inclusions are rare. The citrine is associated with the solar plexus chakra and is improves removal of toxins from the body and overcomes addictions.