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Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.

Tabasheer

Tabasheer, or Tabachir, the Indian name for the remarkable siliceous secretion formed in the joints of old bamboo stems. It is an amorphous hydrated silica or opal; but is supposed in India to possess medicinal virtues. It is of a bluish-white color and has a pearly lustre.

“Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.”
John 15:13