Inspired by God of the Sun, Ra. In Egyptian mythology, Ra was the god of the sun. He was the most important god in Ancient Egypt. He had many names, such as Amun-Ra, and Ra-Horakhty. It was said he was born each morning in the East and died each night in the West. Opal has the meaning and properties of giving hope to life. This stone can be used to boost your sense of wellness and calm.