Apatite - Apatite is an inspirational stone. It develops psychic abilities and spiritual attunement. Use it to aid communication and self-expression. Apatite encourages extroversion, dissolves alienation, draws negativity from oneself, stimulates creativity and intellect, and clears confusion. It heals bones, aids absorption of calcium, helps cartilage, bones, teeth and motor skills, relieves arthritis, joint problems, and overcomes hypertension.
Myanmar is most well known for her rubies, red variant of corundum family of gemstones (same as sapphires). Traditionally Myanmar rubies have been mined from Mogok area close to Mandalay, but new mines have been opened in Moog Hsu in Shan State and a newly discovered ruby field at Nam Yar in Kachin State.