Mookaite is a type of jasper that has always been held to high regards thanks to its wonderful colors that resemble the deserts, especially the great deserts of Australia. Its name derives from the Aboriginal word for "Running water", as it was first found near the Mooka creek. It is a kind of Jasper with all its fantastic characteristics, but even more than that. The wonderful patterns and shapes it can take up ensures that any Mookaite stone is unique, therefore you can be sure that if you acquire one of these Australian Mookaite earrings, you will have a really special piece of jewelry on your hands that will quickly become one of your favorite accessories.
The colors of these stones are usually not only because of only chemical effects, scientist say that the wonderful colors of the Mookaite actually comes from microscopic animal remains from tens of thousands of years ago, that were cemented into the rocks when the water levels in Australia receded. This is why there are so many impressive combinations of colors, tones and hues within Mookaite stones, and is also one of the main reasons why more and more people opt for jewelry made of Mookaite stones every year.
Another possible reason is to be found in the area of metaphysics, as many people engaged in spiritual beliefs say that these stones have some kind of magical power. They believe that it is a stone of strength, shielding you from weaknesses and helping to strengthen your willpower in order to achieve your goals. If meditated with, these stones also help you to find the easiest solutions for your long withstanding problems.