Malachite has a strong affinity with nature and Devic energy, helping guide their cycles of growth and decay. It is a very important earth stone capable of helping one break unwanted ties to better connect with healing energies.
Malachite is protective and grounding. It clears obstructions, blockages, and old patterns to dispel confusion and apathy. Use this stone to help establish energetic and emotional boundaries that will lead to a more positive mindset.
Malachite stimulates growth, helping keep you on task so you can reach your goals without delay. It is helpful for business success, vision quests, and deepening meditation. Still, this is a stone of patience that teaches how all good things are built over time. Taking your time with malachite will help you learn how to pay attention to detail, resist the need for instant gratification, and complete your tasks without error.
The Ancient Egyptians mined malachite over six thousand years ago. Hathor, the sky goddess, established these mines as sacred. Specimens were used as protective amulets to ward off enchantment and the evil eye. The Egyptians engraved each talisman with images of the sun, which they thought to be the ultimate protector against dark magic.
The ancient and medieval worlds believed that malachite could heal eye ailments.
Many have used malachite to heal trauma from childhood and past lives. It is believed to be capable of mending ancestral DNA, as well as cleansing karmic energy and the soul.
Malachite is a type of copper carbonate mineral. It is known for its deep green coloration and unique surface patterns. This gemstone has been found worldwide, including Russia, the United States, and parts of Europe and Africa.
Malachite is associated with the Earth star, base, sacral, heart, and solar plexus chakras.
You can place malachite in full moon moonlight to energize. It can also be moved through sage smoke or incense, placed in rice, or buried in the earth overnight.
Malachite is connected with Sun in Taurus, sun in Scorpio, sun in Sagittarius, moon in Taurus, and moon in Scorpio.
Malachite is known to be a powerful physical healer. It is thought to cure cramps and seizures, as well as ease the pain of childbirth. This gemstone also cleanses and regulates organ by drawing toxins from the body and strengthening the immune system. Malachite is also thought to help those who have undergone surgery recover their strength.
Disclaimer: Crystal meanings and spiritual healing lore are not a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. They are presented as spiritual supports to healing and other life issues. See a doctor or licensed medical practitioner for all health issues.
Malachite at Crystal Life
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