Charoite is found only in the Murun Mountains in Yakutia, Siberia, and Russia. It was discovered in the 1950’s, but became known in the states since 1978. This beautiful purple stone has striations of color shadings. Charoite has a hardness of 5 on the Moh’s Scale of Hardness with Diamonds being a 10. Charoite is said to enhance ones self-esteem, accelerate spiritual growth and give a feeling of security. Charoite is also said to dissolve negative energy. Many of our Charoite designs are Native American made. Those pieces will have a signature or initials imprinted in the 925 silver.