No crystal embodies the pure Blue Ray quite like Azurite. The rich vibrancy of its dark-blue energy resonates to the exact frequency of the Third-Eye Chakra, and has been guiding souls to enlightenment since the earliest civilizations began. [Simmons, 63][Hall, 77] To the ancient Egyptians, Azurite was a psychic stone and shrouded in mystery; its secrets known only to the highest priests and priestesses. It was called the Stone of Heaven by the ancient Chinese who believed it to open celestial gateways, and was revered by Greeks and Romans for its visionary insights and healing powers. Azurite’s known for its ability in clearing away tension and confusion, and opening the mind to new perspectives. This crystal stimulates the intellect, awakening the development of psychic and intuitive abilities, and brings inner vision into alignment with spiritual guidance. It may be used for the enhancement of dreams, entering a meditative or channeling state, and enables out of body journeys to take place safely. Azurite is beneficial in exploring past or alternate lives, and its ability to clear the Throat Chakra allows for precise verbalization recalled from these experiences. [Hall, 77][Simmons, 63][Ahsian, 64][Melody, 139] [CrystalVaults.com] Malachite is an important protector stone, as it absorbs negative energies and pollutants easily, picking them up from the atmosphere and the body. It can work to clear radiation of all types and electromagnetic pollution, so is especially useful for someone who lives near a nuclear or natural radiation source. It is a stone of transformation, allowing the user to live life more intensely under this adventurous stone.
This specimen is from China.
To clean/cleanse, leave out under the next full moon, on or near a piece of Quartz or bury in the ground for a few days. Do not wet.