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Lapis Lazuli Properties

Lapis Lazuli

Stone Name: Lapis Lazuli

Other Names:
Lazurite
Lapis

Stone Specifics:
Stone of Royalty
The Stone Before Time & Total Awareness

Keywords: Communication, Intuition, Inner Power, Higher Awareness, Dream Recall, Expression

Stone Color: Royal Blue to Dark Blue sometimes White and Gold Flecks

Stone Origin: Lapis has been highly valued for many thousands of years. It was said to impart ancient knowledge, and the wisdom to use it thus enhancing one’s awareness, insight, and intellect. Lapis Lazuli was used extensively in Egypt beginning around 4000 BC. Lapis Lazuli inlays were used in King Tutankhamen’s sarcophagus and ornaments made from lapis lazuli stones were found buried with Egyptian royalty. The Egyptians carved Lapis Lazuli scarabs and pendants. In ancient Rome Lapis Lazuli stone statues were thought to bring luck and health benefits.Catherine the Great used Lapis Lazuli extensively in one room of her palace, to adorn doors, fireplaces, frames for mirrors and walls.

General: Lapis Lazuli encourages clear and truthful expression. Lapis Lazuli is a stone of wisdom, intuition and truth. Lapis Lazuli can help build and improve friendships. Lapis Stones encourage compassion and honesty while improving social skills. Lapis Lazuli can help deep ones connection to their authentic self, and enhance the ability to turn inward.

Magical Powers:
~ Amplifies and attunes one's thought patterns
~ Stimulates the innate, higher mental faculties
~ Energetically provides pyschic protection
~ Enhances intuition, psychic abilities and spiritual awareness
~ Assists in speaking of and discerning of truths
~ Elevates meditative journeys and insights
~ Promotes inner realization and reflection, expanding awareness of beliefs and bringing clarity to mind
~ Deepens wisdom and intuition

Chakras: Throat (5th) Third Eye (6th)

Element: Wind

Mystical Birthstone: Lapis Lazul is the traditional birthstone for December. Lapis Lazuli is the natural birthstone for February and March.

Zodiac: Libra, Saggitarius

Location: Lapis Lazuli can be found in Afghanistan, Angola, Argentina, Canada, Chile, India, Italy, Myanmar, Pakistan, Russia and the United States.

Mohs Hardness: 5.5 - 7

Note: Dreams about lapis lazuli are said to represent faithful love. 

Composition: Sodium Aluminum Silicate

Lapis Lazuli Meaning

Lapis Lazuli Stone Properties

Lapis Lazuli Meaning

Lapis Lazuli Stone Meaning

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