If you want to know more about the gemstone Lapis Lazuli, this is the article for you.
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Table of Contents
- What is Lapis Lazuli
- Lapis Lazuli Crystal
- Lapis Lazuli Stone Spiritual Meaning
- Lapis Lazuli Healing Properties
- Lapis Lazuli Uses
- Lapis Lazuli Gemstone Jewelry & Bracelets
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What is Lapis Lazuli
Lapis Lazuli is a rare gemstone found in metamorphic rocks.
It is composed of lazurite with calcite, sodalite, and pyrite.
Lapis Lazuli is found in deep blue or purple colors.
It has been mined as early as the 7th millennium BCE in Sar-i Sang, Afghanistan.
It was even found at the site of the earliest known civilisation the Indus Valley Civilisation.
By the end of the middle ages Lapis had found its way to Europe and had been ground down and used as pigment for artists. Known as Ultramarine.
Lapis is the latin word for stone. And Lazuli comes from the Persian word lājevard which means "sky" or "heaven".
In Persian folklore the stone is thought to be the whole starry sky shrunken down into a precious gemstone.
It is normally found in Afghanistan, Russia and Chile.
Lapis Lazuli Crystal Meaning
Let's learn more about the spiritual meaning of Lapis Lazuli.
The meaning of Lapis is wisdom and self expression.
Lapis opens up the third-eye Chakra. Helping to reveal self-knowledge that leads to authenticity and to freedom.
Colors and Types of Lapis Lazuli
There are many different types and colors of Lapis.
The colors can range from deep violet blue and royal blue to turquoise or greenish blue. Lapis is cut into inlays, cabochons or tablets, but it also makes beautiful beaded jewelry because of its matrix, which adds dimension and a natural quality.
Lapis Lazuli Healing Properties
Lapis is a great stone for helping you live you best life and aligning you with your true soul.
Physical Healing Properties of Lapis Lazuli
Here are some of ways this incredible gemstone can help your body.
- Boosts the immune system
- Unblocks problem with the throat or thyroid.
So if you have sore throats or vocal chord problems, it can help.
Mental & Emotional Healing Properties of Lapis Lazuli
Lapis is all about self-expression. It helps reveal self-knowledge that leads to authenticity and freedom.
If you have had your confidence knocked, it can help a lot.
It help with being more decisive and helps release pent up anger and frustration.
Metaphysical Properties of Lapis Lazuli
Lapis is connected to the third-eye Chakra.
The one all seeing eye of consciousness.
If you have a block in your third-eye you will struggle with your ability to concentrate or connect.
Lapis awakens this Chakra and helps with your struggles.
Again the stone can help with the throat and thyroid and unblock your truths. Giving you the ability to speak freely and truly.
Lapis Lazuli Zodiac Birthstone
Those under the zodiac of Sagittarius love Kyanite.
Born during the winter time you can enjoy the night "Sky" that is Lapis.
Sagittarians traits connect them strongly with the Lapis stone.
They are honest and open, they are truthful but not hurtful.
Sagittarians also are conversationalists, the wisdom Lapis brings connects well with this type of soul
Jewelry is one of the best ways to make use of the power of gemstones. The pieces touch your skin and allow the power and healing of the precious stones to be with you.
Lapis Lazuli Gemstone Jewelry & Bracelets
Here is our signature Lapis Lazuli beaded mens bracelet.
Lapis Lazuli Meaning Final Thoughts
Lapis is a powerful gemstone with a lot of depth and meaning. Choose your perfect gemstone and match it with your star sign for the best results.