Tanzanite is a beautiful bluish-purple coloured gemstone. It is quite rare and quite beautiful. It is actually a form of the more common mineral zoisite. Zoisite comes in many colours including pink, green, and brown but the gemstone blue tanzanite is the most rare. Tanzanite has become quite popular over the past few years as people are becoming more familiar with this gemstone. It is the unique colour of tanzanite that makes it one of the more sought after gemstones on the market.
Some believe that tanzanite can provide balance to people, that it may calm or relax them. Some believe tanzanite may help to give clarity to problems and clarity to the meaning of life.