Lapis Lazuli and Malachite

Many crystals form alongside others but one of the most attractive crystal amalgamations is lapis lazuli and malachite. Both malachite and lapis lazuli have beautiful colours and when they form together the results can be stunning. Seen in the examples below, lapis lazuli is a bright blue stone while malachite is a lovely vibrant green. Both lapis lazuli and malachite have been prized for thousands of years and used as important decorative stones.

These stones are also highly complimentary in terms of crystal healing. Malachite is a goddess stone and a stone of transformation. It is said to help us make positive changes and give pain relief from injuries, arthritis, period pain and childbirth. Lapis lazuli was called the ‘Stone of Rulers’ by the Ancient Egyptians. It is believed to protect, inspiration, wisdom and truth.

Lapis Lazuli and Malachite Tumble Stones

Lapis Lazuli and Malachite Tumble Stones

These lapis and malachite tumble stones are a lovely way to enjoy the beauty of the crystals. They really shine with colour and look very attractive placed around the home. These tumble stones are 20-25mm in size so you can take them anywhere with you. You could also focus on one during meditation or place them on the skin during crystal healing.

Lapis Lazuli and Malachite Palm Stone

Lapis Lazuli and Malachite Palm Stone

Palm stones make it easy to access the power of a crystal. This lapis lazuli and malachite palm stone measures 5cm x 7cm. It fits in the palm of your hand so it is perfect for focusing on during meditation and healing work. Palm stones make pretty ornaments and great gifts for anyone interested in crystals.

Malachite Beads Are At One With The Earth

A gorgeous crystal that will never go out of style is Malachite, you can use it in the form of malachite beads to benefit from this what is believed a powerful stone. Crystal experts advise to use malachite beads and other forms of the crystal with caution, stating that it is best used under a qualified therapist’s supervision. The warnings associated with malachite beads are due to its toxicity, this is why it should only be used in a polished state rather than raw. You should avoid breathing in malachite dust and if using as an elixir it should be applied externally only.

4mm Round Malachite Crystal Beads

6mm Round Malachite Crystal Beads

About Malachite Beads

Malachite is said to amplify positive and negative energies, grounding spiritual energies onto the planet, some even believe that malachite is still evolving and is one of the most important healing stones of the new millennium. Before using malachite beads or any other form of malachite, it is advised that you cleanse it before and afterwards by placing it on a quartz cluster in the sun.

10mm Round Malachite and Lapis Lazuli Beads

12mm Round Malachite and Lapis Lazuli Beads

Malachite Beads Healing

Those who live nearby to a nuclear or natural radiation source can use malachite beads to soak up plutonium pollution, as well as guarding against radiation. Electromagnetic pollution can also be cleared it is claimed with malachite as well as providing healing to the energies of the Earth. Many people use malachite for cramps, facilitating childbirth and treating sexually transmitted diseases. Others use malachite to lower the blood pressure, treat asthma, arthritis, epilepsy, travel sickness and vertigo.