Azurite with Malachite

A tumbled piece of Azurite with Malachite inclusions.

Crystals

 

~ Azurite with Malachite ~

 

Also known as Combination Stone

 

Tumble Stone - Healing Crystal

 

Polished Gemstone

 

Mineralogy: Azurite with Malachite inclusions

Azurite

Attributes:   Azurite guides psychic and intuitive development. It urges the soul towards enlightenment. It cleanses and stimulates the third eye and attunes to spiritual guidance. This crystal enables journeys out of the body to take place easily and safely. It raises consciousness to a higher level and gives greater control over spiritual unfoldment. It facilitates entering a meditative and channeling state. Azurite is a powerful healing stone, facilitating psychosomatic understanding of the effect of the mind and emotions on the body,

Mentally, Azurite brings about clear understanding and new perspectives, and expands the mind. It releases, long-standing blocksin communication and stimulates memory. Azurite challeges your view of reality and lets go of programmed beleif systems to move into the unknown without fear, reaching deeper insights and a new reality. Old beliefs gntly rie into the conscious mind to be tested against truth.

Emotionally, Azurite clears stress, worry, grief, and sadness, allowing more light into the emotions. It transmutes fear and phobias, and brings understanding of why they occurred in the first place. It calms someone who holds back from self expression.¹

Vibrates to the number: 4

 

Astrological sign of: Libra

 

Malachite

Attributes: Malachite is a powerful stone but one that needs to be handled with caution. It is best used under the supervision of a qualified crystal therapist. It is toxic and should be used only in its polished form. Avoid breathing its dust. If used as a gem elixir, apply externally only or make by the indirect method of placing the stone in a glass container and standing this within spring water so that the stone does no touch the water.

Malachite amplifies both positive and negative energies. It grounds spiritual energies onto the planet. It is believed by some people that Malachite is still evolving and will be one of the most important healing stones of the new millennium.

Malachite is already an important protection stone. It absorbs negative energies and pollutants easily, picking then up from the atmosphere and from the body. It should be cleansed before and after use by placing it on a quarts cluster in the sun (do not use salt, which will damage the surface).

Malachite soaks up plutonium pollution, and guards against radiation of all kinds. It should be placed in the home of anyone who lives near a nuclear or natural radiation source. It also clears electromagnetic pollution and heals earth energies. It has a strong affinity with nature and with the devic* forces.

This stone clears and activates the chakras and attunes to spiritual guidance. Placed on the third eye*, it activates visualization and psychic vision. On the heart, it brings balance and harmony. It opens the heart to unconditional love.

Malachite can be used for scrying* or to access other worlds, inner or outer*. Journeying through its convoluted patterns releases the mind and stimulates pictures. It can assist in receiving insights from subconscious or messages from the future.

Psychologically, Malachite is a stone of transformation. Life is lived more intensely under the influence of this adventurous stone, which encourages risk-taking and change. It mercilessly shows what is blocking your spiritual growth. Malachite draws out deep feelings and psychosomatic causes, breaks unwanted ties and outworn patterns, and teaches how to take responsibility for one's actions, thoughts, and feelings. It releases inhibitions and encourages expressing feelings. This stone develops empathy with other people, showing how it would feel to be in their place. It alleviates shyness, and supports friendships. Malachite is useful for psycho-sexual problems, especially when these have been caused by traumatic past-life sexual experiences. It assists the re-birthing process.

Mentally, Malachite goes to the core of the problem, enhancing intuition and insight. It helps alleviate mental disturbances, including psychiatric illness, and combats dyslexia. It strengthens the ability to absorb and process information, makes you more observant, and helps in understanding difficult concepts.

Place on the solar plexus, Malachite facilitates deep emotion healing. It releases negative experiences and old traumas, bringing suppressed feelings to the surface and restoring the ability the breathe deeply. At this point, it balances the hear and navel chakras revealing insights. At an emotional level, it may made moods more intense but quick to change. Malachite cam be used for inner exploration. It stimulates dreams and brings memories vividly to life. However, Malachite may need to be supported in the healing and transformation process by other stones.

Healing: Malachite is an extremely versatile healing stone. It is particularly useful for cramps, including menstrual cramps, and facilitates childbirth - it has been called the midwife stone. This stone lowers blood pressure, treats asthme, arthritis, epilepsy, fractures, swollen joints, growths, travel sickness, vertigo, tumours, the optic nerve, pancreas, spleen, and the parathyroid. It aligns DNA and cellular structure, and enhances the immune system. Malachite stimulates the liver to release toxins, reducing acidification of tissues. It treats diabetes when worn around the waist.²

Vibrates to the number: 9

Astrological sign of: Capricorn & Scorpio

Addtional Properties of Combination Stone: Azurite with Malachite combines the qualities of the two crystals and is a powerful conductor of energy. It unlocks spiritual vision, strengthens the ability to visualize, and opens the third eye. At an emtional level it brings deep healing, cleansing ancient blocks, miasms, or thought patterns. It overcomes muscle cramps.³

1. Hall, Judy. 2003: The Crystal Bible (Goldsfield Press Ltd, Alresford)

2. ibid

3. ibid