Further readings and links:
The 14th Dalai Lama
The first philosopher to connect modern science with the Buddhist concept of Karma.
World Gem Guide
Database of gemstones from vendors all around the world.
News and know-how around healing and well being.
The official gem side of the Gemological Institute of America.
Confused about ringsizes?
Database project for the professional gem trader or ambitious shopper.
Gemstone Energy Medicine - Free Course
Visit the site of Isabelle Morton , founder of Gemstone Therapy Institute and the leading authority on gemstone energy medicine. Isabelle pioneered gemstone sphere therapy in the 1980's with her book, "Gifts of the Gemstone Guardians," authored under the name Ginny Katz. She is also an intuitive healer. Sign up for a free gemstone energy medicine course on her website.
Health and healing from Australia.
Faceters.com and Cabbers.com
A complete source for faceting rough, learn how to facet, faceting supplies, gemstones, and gemstone related information.
Information on gemology, training, gemstone forums, very informative.
Professional blog on jewelry making.
The American gem trade association
All you want to know about the gem trade.
Most entertaining and profound reading on sapphire and ruby.
Gem traveler with lots of interesting trip reports.
For the jewelry manufacturing industry.
Online magazine on colored gemstones.
Gemstone Therapy - Free Course
Sign up for free gemstone therapy course today, presented by Isabelle Morton, world leading authority on gemstone therapy and founder of the Gemstone Therapy Institute. Gemstone therapy, a.k.a. gem therapy, is the art and science of healing body, emotions, mind, and spirit using either therapeutic gemstones, or remedies imparted with gemstone energy.
Find a gem appraiser on palagem.
Find an astrologer.
Gemology for Japanese.
Probably all there is to know about minerals.
Thailands flagship in gemology.
Forum around gemology.
All you might want to know about colors.
Ethical board of the jewelry industry.
Alternative Healing Color Light Therapy - Color Light Therapy Sessions for physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health and wellness, formulated according to traditional Ayurvedic healing knowledge of color.
A good step in your spiritual journey
Lots of stuff for the gem and rock hound. Great glossary.
Links to jewelry - antique, custom and handcrafted, wholesale, manufacturers, distributors of jewelry, online shopping, gemstones, diamonds, diamond rings, watches, necklaces and others.