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Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs

Saturday, October 29th, 2011

Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs

Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs by Durango Silver Co

 Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs – Turquoise was one of the very first gemstones discovered by mankind over 7,500 years ago. Examples indicating Turquoise having strong Spiritual values are on exhibit in the Cairo, Egypt Museum dating back to 5,500 B.C. Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs goes back in time much, much further then biblical beliefs and historical records show absolute proof that ancient peoples in many areas of the world have believed that Turquoise had spiritual as well as metaphysical powers.

See more information on our Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs presentation.

Native American Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs

Turquoise was found by the Native American Indians of the Southwestern region of North America around 300 B.C. Historic records show Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs among the Native American Indians of ancient times were were absolute. Native American Indians used Turquoise in ceremonies, as ornaments on their bodies and there is absolute proof that early Native American Indian Medicine Men used the gemstone in their Turquoise spiritual beliefs and healing’s.

Bisbee Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs

Bisbee Turquoise Spiritual BeliefsBisbee Turquoise has obvious qualities that indicate strong reason for Turquoise spiritual belliefs. Turquoise is a sedimentary gemstone that grows in the earth from topical moisture that seeps through specific minerals to develop Turquoise over a period of millions of years. The Bisbee, Arizona is extremely rich in minerals and it so happens that many of them have great values among spiritual healers as well as individuals that study the metiphysical powers of minerals. Most of these minerals that are known to have healing values are not found in any other Turquoise Mine in the world which makes many believe that Bisbee Turquoise is the most important Turquoise on earth for individuals that have Turquoise spiritual beliefs.

We invite you to learn more about Bisbee Turquoise on our Bisbee Turquoise Website.

We hope you enjoyed our presentation on Turquoise Spiritual Beliefs.

White Turquoise

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

White Turquoise

White Turquoise Ring

White TurquoiseWhite Buffalo Turquoise is from Nevada, owned and mined by the Otteson’s who also own and mine the Royston Turquoise Mine. White colored Turquoise is unusual and is beautiful in Southwestern Silver Jewelry. The White Turquoise Ring to the left was produced by Durango Silver Company, we make a lot of White Turquoise Jewelry so make certain to come back often to see the new white Turquoise Jewelry items we add weekly. Visit our presentation page on White Turquoise.

This White Buffalo Turquoise Ring was made in a bezel setting with a fancy stamped ring shank. This is a popular contemporary style that is in vogue in today’s marketplace.

White Turquoise Jewelry

Durango Silver Company produces many types of Silver Jewelry with white Turquoise. We have several types of white colored Turquoise, the most common being White Buffalo Turquoise, however, there are several other types of white colored Turquoise that is beautiful as well. We produce great White Turquoise Rings, White Turquoise Bracelets, White Turquoise Pendants, White Turquoise Necklaces, White Turquoise Earrings and many other types of Silver Jewelry made with White Turquoise as well as White Buffalo Turquoise. Check out our informational page on White Turquoise Rings.

White Turquoise

 Durango Silver Company has been in the Turquoise and Turquoise Jewelry business for almost 40 years now and is considered one of the premier places to find high quality Turquoise Jewelry as well as Silver Jewelry. We mine and buy Turquoise direct from the American Turquoise Mines and hand cut most all of the Turquoise Gemstones we use in our Jewelry, white colored Turquoise is just one of many rare and unusual types of Turquoise we use in our Jewelry. Our Jewelry is handmade in the USA, a good share of the Jewelry we produce is made here in Durango, Colorado USA, plus, we buy and have Native American Indians make our gemstones into Jewelry as well.

We have a Silver Gallery here in Durango and we also have our online Silver Gallery located on the Internet which is associated to this blog. We invite you to visit either of our locations to view the White Turquoise Jewelry we have on hand and hope you will return often as we ad new products daily. We hope you will think of Durango Silver Company the next time you are considering White Turquoise.


Turquoise Properties

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

Turquoise Properties

turquoise properties

 We have just created a great new page on Turquoise Properties. This page gives you a lot of great information regarding the physical properties of Turquoise and a lot of good interesting information for your education on Turquoise.

Turquoise is one of the very first gemstones found by mankind over 7,500 years ago. It was found in Egypt and was immediately coveted by the Gods and Godesses of ancient times. Pharoahs, Roman Gladiators and Spiritual leaders also worshipped Turquoise and it has been an important gemstone for thousands of years since. Our webpage presentation on Turquoise Properties has more info and links you will appreciate.

Turquoise Properties

Our new informational page on Turquoise Properties gives you all of the physical turquoise properties that you may be interested in, plus, it goes in depth about the color variations and properties, treatments of Turquoise and the basic care of this wonderful gemstone.

Durango Silver Company has created a giant portfolio of informational pages that go way beyond the Turquoise Properties, many of them can be in our Turquoise Learning Center as well as in our Sitemap on pages 5 and 6. A couple other pages you may like to read are American Turquoise, Bisbee Turquoise, Arizona Turquoise and Nevada Turquoise Mines.

Turquoise Properties by Durango Silver Company

Durango Silver Company is a leader in the Turquoise Industry, we have been engulfed in every aspect of Turquoise for over 40 years. We have Mined Turquoise, Collected Turquoise, we are professional Turquoise cutters, we manufacture and produce Turquoise Jewelry and we continously study this fastenating gemstone.

Durango Silver Company also has one of the largest Bisbee Turquoise collections on earth. Bisbee Turquoise is known as the best Turquoise that ever came out of the ground in the United States. We have Bisbee Turquoise in all types of Jewelry as well as fine quality hand cut gemstones if you wish to make your own Jewelry. Also, see another WordPress on Bisbee Turquoise Cabochons at

If you like Turquoise, you have come to the right place to find the best quality Turquoise Jewelry with authentic natural American Turquoise stones of unquestionable quality. We hope you check out our site to find out more about Turquoise, Turquoise Jewelry and Turquoise Properties.