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July 14, 2006

Ring master

He wearing a yellow agate -- also known as golden cornelion. Agate is the only jewel which is permitted during prayers in Islam. It is also believed to have spiritual qualities, that is why so many prayers used to be etched on this stone. It comes in shades of white, yellow, green and brown; however, the most common kind is the amber-brown color.

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