Precious Gemstones Found In Northeast India 

Divya Pandey


Tourmaline can be found in Northeastern Indian states such as Assam, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh.

Blue Sapphire 

There are places in Northeastern India where one can find Blue Sapphire especially in the sate of Assam.


Agate is a kind of chalcedony that has bands in it. It can be found in Assam and other regions of Northeast India.


In several areas of Northeast India, particularly Manipur, this purple form of quartz is found.


This gemstone is found in the state of Arunachal Pradesh and is a member of the beryl family.


Northeast India is home to garnet, which is distinguished by its rich red hue. Nagaland in particular is a good place to find garnet.


Some parts of Northeast India are home to moonstone, which is prized for its adularescence.