Dendritic Opal, also known as Merlinite, is a stone of magic and intuition. It looks similar to Dendritic Agate, and both contain dendrites, or small branch-like inclusions, of Manganese. However, Dendritic Opal is different in many ways. It helps you to look deep inside yourself and to gain a higher understanding of your purpose. Dendritic Opal connects you to all four main Elements, Earth, Water, Air, and Fire. It has a high vibration and allows for intense spiritual growth. Dendritic Opal invites wisdom into your mind, and helps to balance your thoughts. It is a stone of ancient knowledge, and helps you to master yourself and the world around you.