Wow! I've never seen India's beaches. They
sound beautiful. The different minerals in sand
give the sands their different colors. I got a
handful of sand recently from a cliff that was an
orange-brown color. And I have black sand and
green sand, though the green sand is fairly close
The minerals come from rocks, lava, shells, and
I like this site, which tells about minerals in
sand and their colors:
here to see
I searched in that site for 'yellow,' 'orange,'
and 'pink.' Yellow minerals were more common than
orange or pink ones.
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