Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

May 21, 2017

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

Popular as the stone of Truth to Enlightenment, Lapis Lazuli is a peace stone that is also part of the human civilization since 9000 B.C.! Archaeologists have found Lapis Lazuli even on the golden Sarcophagus of King Tutankhamen.


History quotes Lapis Lazuli as the stone of light, healing and white magic. Lapis Lazuli is considered an offering from god and hence renowned as a Manifestation stone too.

The deep blue color of Lapis Lazuli is renowned to symbolize heaven (heavenly blue). The Buddhist Peace Stone was also revered as a sacred stone that adorned the breast plate of the High Priest in the biblical tales.

·        Alternate Names of Lapis Lazuli

Denim Lapis, Lapis, Swiss Lapis, Gilson Lapis and Lazurite;

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

·        Hardness of Lapis Lazuli on the MOHS Scale

5.5 to 6.0;

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

·        Origin of Lapis Lazuli

Egypt, Pakistan, Russia, Afghanistan, Chile, Italy, USA, Canada, India, Myanmar, Argentina and Angola;

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

·        Lapis Lazuli Represents the God

  • Athena: Goddess of Wisdom and War, Greece;
  • Nuit: Goddess of Night (starry), Egypt;
  • Hera: Goddess of Marriage, Greece;
  • Aphrodite: Goddess of Beauty and Love, Greece;
  • Danu: Goddess of River, Celt;
  • Inanna: Goddess of Underworld, Sumerian;
  • Venus: Goddess of Love, Rome;

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

·        Zodiac Signs Associated with Lapis Lazuli

Pisces and Sagittarius;

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

·        Ruling Planet or Celestial Bodies of Lapis Lazuli

Neptune and Jupiter;

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

·        Lapis Lazuli Color energies

Berlin Blue, Green-Blue, White, Gold, Black, Yellow and Lemon;

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

·        Numerical Vibration of Lapis Lazuli

03;

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

·        Lapis Lazuli activates the Chakra (s)

Third eye, Throat and Crown chakras;

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

·        Metaphysical Meanings of Various Types of Lapis Lazuli

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

Made of an amalgam of minerals, Lapis Lazuli is a protection stone set in deep blue shades. Spanning from white to golden, yellow and lime streaks, Lapis Lazuli is often found with calcite and pyrite in it. Color-wise, Lapis Lazuli exhibits blue-black streaks due to the occurrence of pyrite while white streaks prove the mix of calcite in the blue stone.

Translated from the Latin word for blue, Lapis Lazuli is an opaque stone with a greasy luster. Lapis Lazuli represents the water element and is popular to bring fortune when kept in the office or home. Ideal place to keep Lapis Lazuli for wealth and health are Southeast, East or North directions. 

Often representing night to nature, Lapis Lazuli is also a communication stone. Throughout folklores of yester-centuries, it is common to find Lapis Lazuli appraised as an amulet against evil eye too.

1.      Russian Lapis Lazuli

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

Found with blue cube-like mineral inclusions, Lapis Lazuli from Russia is exclusive. Mostly containing pyrite, Russian Lapis Lazuli is an excellent stone for times of grief and projects dark blue colors. Lapis Lazuli from Russia is rarely found with tints of calcite.

 

 

2.      Chilean Lapis Lazuli

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Occurring with a mix of calcite, Lapis Lazuli mined from Chile form with spots of green to white streaks. Opaque and glossy stone, Lapis Lazuli from Chile is prominently blue with few inclusions.  

 

 

3.      Denim Lapis


Lapis Lauzli seen with golden spots or flecks are called Denim Lapis. Resembling the tint of denim, Denim Lapis is a lighter type of Lapis Lazuli with a high presence of Calcite in it.

4.      Persian Lapis Lazuli

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The finest Lapis Lazuli in the world, Persian Lapis Lazuli is often seen identical to Afghan stones. Persian Lapis Lazuli portrays the deepest and finest blue color without the presence of pyrite or calcite.

 

 

 

5.      Lapis Howlite

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

Known as a comforting stone, Lapis Howlite is a howlite with moss like white inclusions. Mixed with the soothing energy of howlite, Lapis Howlite is not a Lapis Lazuli and merely a misnomer mined from South Africa.

 

 

·        Physical Effects of Lapis Lazuli

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

From resetting your biological clock to regulating your endocrine glands, Lapis Lazuli heals many organs including ears, eyes, heart, larynx, vocal cord and urinary tract. The bright and deep shade of Lapis Lazuli is an excellent remedy for muscle stiffness, lumbago, pain, poisonous bites, muscle cramps, menstrual disorders, skin allergies and Asperger’s Syndrome.

Known to aide in the healing of the neurological system of the body, Lapis Lazuli also boosts the immunity of the wearer. The same is why curing Autism is a specialty of Lapis Lazuli, akin to healing ADD, migraines, DNA damage, cancer and Nervous Disorders.

·        Spiritual Effects of Lapis Lazuli

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

Ideal to ward off negativity from your subconscious, Lapis Lazuli is excellent to stimulate the pineal gland for enlightening DMT secretions and experiences. Meditating or using Lapis Lazuli Pendulum for crystal programming brings revelations about your destiny as well as powers of prophecy. From intuition to clairvision and cosmic awareness, there are many blessings from using Lapis Lazuli regularly.

Lapis Lazuli on higher chakras instills spirit contact and inner peace. By attracting virtues such as wisdom and power, Lapis Lazuli helps in dream work. The same is why using lapis lazuli during sleep instills dream recalls in the wearer.

·        Emotional Effects of Lapis Lazuli

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

If you’ve been hunting for the perfect stone to begin conversing with your subconscious, Lapis Lazuli is your goal! From healing suicidal tendencies by transforming your perception, Lapis Lazuli resolves the suppressed memories and emotions.

By helping to voice your true desires, Lapis Lazuli makes the wearer more self-confident, compassionate and empathetic too. For people living in lack of love and happiness, Lapis Lazuli can be an amulet of positivity. For couples, Lapis Lazuli brings fidelity and commitment in a relationship by boosting the sensitivity and service mentality.

·        Five Facts About Lapis Lazuli

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

1.      Lapis Lazuli is bestowed on couples celebrating their 9th wedding anniversary.

2.      Lapis Lazuli costs more with the presence of pyrite and decreases in value with calcite presence.

3.      Even Michelangelo used ground Lapis Lazuli for a marine tint to his paintings during Renaissance called ultramarine.

4.      Lapis Lazuli was the favorite aphrodisiac of Romans, back in the day.

5.      Wearing Lapis Lazuli is considered excellent for journalists, poets, painters, actors, playwrights, orators, psychologists and those working in the service industry.

Before You go …

Healing Crystal Handbook: Lapis Lazuli

Lapis Lazuli was used for ornaments to ink during the olden ages due to its captivating magical shade. Wearing Lapis Lazuli is known to reveal destiny and make the wearer better aligned with his or her spiritual fate.

Lapis Lazuli is a truth crystal that is often used as gem elixir for injuries to poisonous bites. Yet another interesting fact is Egyptians also used the Lapis Lazuli as eye shadow centuries ago!

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