The ancient Chinese culture has revered Jade for centuries. Jade is considered the health, wealth and longevity stone. used also for courage, wisdom, justice, mercy, emotional balance, stamina, love, fidelity, humility, generosity, peace, harmony. Jade is known as androgynous, therefore it is considered having a gentle, steady pulse of healing energy
jadeite - in 1863 a Frenchman, Alexis Damour, discovered that jade was actually two different minerals: jadeite and nephrite. Jadeite is an aluminum-rich pyroxene while nephrite is a magnesium-rich amphibole.