In my impression, lapis lazuli is one of beautiful stones that from our mother nature. The nice color-royal blue with gold flecks makes it looks mysterious.
Introduction to Tumbled Lapis Lazuli
Stone name: Lapis Lazuli
Color: Royal Blue with gold flecks of pyrite
Zodiac: Aquarius, Taurus (Ancient)
Birthstone: Sep. Dec (Ancient)
Energies:Love, Protection, Power, Healing
Chakra: Fifth Chakra – Throat
As one of chakra stones, there is no doubt that lapis lazuli is special.
Meaning of Lapis Lazuli
Lapis Lazuli is one of the most sought after stones in use since man’s history began. Its deep, celestial blue remains the symbol of royalty and honor, gods and power, spirit and vision. It is a universal symbol of wisdom and truth.
It is said that lapis is an excellent stone for executives, journalists, and psychologists, stimulating wisdom and good judgment in the practical world. It aids intellectual analysis in archeologists and historians, problem solving for lawyers, and creates new ideas for inventors and writers.
Also it is a powerful crystal for activating the higher mind and enhancing intellectual ability. It stimulates the desire for knowledge, truth and understanding, and aids the process of learning.
Lapis Lazuli is beneficial to the throat, larynx, and vocal chords, and helps regulate the endocrine and thyroid glands. It overcomes hearing loss and other problems with ear and nasal passages.
When working or meditating with Lapis Lazuli, it can bring matters more clearly to the mind. It is one of the most powerful stones and should be used with care. Wearing a Lapis Lazuli ring can help you to become a channel.
Uses of Lapis Lazuli
Lapis Lazuli is used with other stones when parts of the body need to be purified and cleansed and should be only used by a healer. Lapis Lazuli has high intensity and can open many of the chakra centers. This must be done only with love in the heart and comprehension in the mind and wisdom in soul.
Sources of Lapis Lazuli
Worldwide, lapis is mined in several areas.The traditional source of the finest lapis lazuli can be found in Chile, the Soviet Union, the United States, but most significantly from the mountains of Afghanistan.