Amazonite is a variety of Feldspar. It displays an iridescence of light which is caused by inclusions.. Amazonite is mostly found at United States, Brazil, Zimbabwe, Russia, Australia and Namibia. Its colors range from light green to bluish green with spots and sometimes with light striations. It has hardness 5-6 on the Mohs scale. There are two versions about the name. The one that it was found in the Amazon River and the second one by a stone that the Egyptians used extensively and took its name after the Amazon women warriors. Amazonite, according to tradition, helps you to see both sides of a problem or different points of view. It soothes emotional trauma, alleviating worry and fear. It protects against electromagnetic pollution and absorbs microwaves. Zodiac: Cancer, Aquarius.