A sample of azurite, the blue mineral, and malachite, the green mineral. Both azurite and malachite are copper minerals that were once used as pigments but are now mostly valued as collectors minerals. Photo credit: USGS.
Fun Facts: According to vedic astrology color Blue is for appeasing planet Saturn and the color green is for Planet Mercury. These two planets are friendly planets. The number 8 is represented by planet Saturn and number 5 is represented by planet Mercury..