Larimar Meanings

Keywords: Calming, cooling, soothing to the emotional body, enhanced communication, feminine power, connection with goddess energies.

Chakra: Throat

Elements: Water, Fire

Zodiac Signs: Leo, Pisces

Number: 9

Larimar Crystal Healing Properties:
Larimar assists us to communicate our emotions and boundaries to others and helps give the strength and emotional stability to speak from the heart. Larimar teaches us to love, nurture and respect ourself and is a powerful emotional cleanser and healer. It can be useful for phobias, panic attacks, stress related imbalances, excessive anger and fear. Larimar is valuable during pregnancy, birth & post-partum and allows both men and women to connect with their feminine, intuitive, receptive aspects.

Larimar History and Uses:
Larimar was first discovered in 1916 in Barahona in the Dominican Republic. It wasn’t mined until 1974 when the source of this remarkable blue stone was found in the Bahoruco Range. It was named by it’s discoverer after his daughter Larissa and mar, meaning sea, where he had first found the stone washed up on the beach. Larimar is a rare and unique pectolite, its blue colour and resemblance to the sea comes from cobalt or copper substituting for calcium. This calming crystal carries a strong energetic connection to dolphins and the sea, reminding us to embrace change and go with the flow.

Larimar Geological Description:
Larimar is a sodium calcium silicate mineral with a hardness of 4.5 to 5. It forms in cavities within basaltic lava and comes only from the island of Hispaniola, in the Caribbean Sea

Affirmation: I am cool, calm and serene, yet fully in touch with my feminine power, and I clearly communicate my wisdom and my desires.