Ethiopian Opal can have white, blue, yellow, orange, red, green, or deep red/brown as the base color The fire in this Opal can be many colors with pink, red, blue, and green being the most common. Opal is a stone of lore and legend that extensively was used in honouring several Goddesses. It is the traditional birthstone of those born in October. In Feng Shui it can be used to bring Fire elemental energy to a location in your home. Ethiopian Opal is a stone of inspiration which enhances imagination and creativity. It can bring inspiration to projects and to life and Spirit. Its own spirit is at times like that of a child spontaneously playing, dashing color where ever it pleases. Carrying this imaginative spontaneity into the realm of you life can bring strong creativity. Opal is used in meditations in which you seek to reaffirm your connection with the earth and her spirit. The flow of love from the nurturing planet is facilitated with the use of opal bright with the colors of the earth and her glory. Mostly this is a soothing, calming, grounding crystal that reconnects you with the elemental joy of the natural world.