Lapis Lazuli or the Emperor’s Stone named this way for its ritual use in ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt . The name lapis-lazuli comes from Persian and translates along as “blue stone”.
Spiritually lapis-lazuli brings wisdom, sincerity and highlights the interior truth, with a lapis-lazuli one becomes “Emperor” of his “Spiritual” empire. It is also considered a friendship stone.
Subconsciously stimulates self consciousness, dignity, sincerity and honesty. Provides sociability and helps communicate perceptions and feelings.
Mentally helps surpass conflicts, brings the truth in the eye of the mind and helps accepting it, also aids with the expression of ones opinion serving as a key tool in communication.
Physically lapis-lazuli alleviates affections of the throat, larynx and vocal cords. Decreases arterial hypertension, regulates the function of the thyroid gland and prolongs the menstrual cycle.
Application : It can be used in meditation applied on the third eye chakra. It can also be worn for periods of time as a necklace for its energy vibrates on the level of the throat chakra.
Note: This is a stone that is best to avoid having long term contact with water as it will lose its deep blue colour also causing the sparkly pyrite to oxidise and turn black.
HEALING CRYSTAL MEANINGS ARE SPIRITUAL SUPPORTS TO HEALING, NOT PRESCRIPTION OR HEALTHCARE INFORMATION.
References: Michael Gienger – Crystal Power, Crystal Healing the complete handbook.