Larimar Garnet Earrings
These stunning Larimar Garnet Earrings are the perfect addition to your jewellery collection. The casual nature of the chip stones is offset by the faceted Garnet which makes these earrings suitable for just about any outfit and occasion.
Keywords: Emotional healing, self-worth, strength, security
Chakras: Base, heart
Zodiac Signs: Leo, Virgo, Capricorn, Aquarius
Wedding Anniversary: 2nd, 15th & 19th year
Number: Master number 11
Garnet Crystal Healing Properties:
Garnet is protective and grounding, allowing us to feel stable and calm. It is very soothing to the emotions and helps to align and strengthen the physical self and emotional self. Garnet carries the energy of prosperity and the enjoyment of worldly pleasures. It is a useful tool for manifestation, helping to ground ones dreams and desires in the physical realm.
Garnet History and Uses:
Garnet crystal derives its name from either of the medieval Latin words Granatum, “pomegranate”, referring to it’s colour or granum, the name of a red dye. However Garnet can be found in many colours ranging from dark red to orange, green to brown, pink and black. In ancient times it was referred to as Carbunculus, a reference to glowing embers, Noah’s Ark was said to be lit by a Garnet lantern. It has been used throughout history by emperors, knights, and warriors as a protective talisman and to heal the blood. Hindus and Buddhists consider it a holy stone of enlightenment. It was used as early as 2100 BC by the Sumerians and has been highly regarded worldwide by many ancient cultures including in Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Native North American, Aztec, Mayan, and African tribal cultures.
Garnet Geological Description:
There are five types of garnet – Rhodolite, Almandine, Spessartine, Grossular, Andradite and Uvarovite. Most Garnets are a variety of aluminium silicates. Their hardness varies from 6.5 to 7.5. Garnets are found in India, Afghanistan, Austria, Czech Republic, Mexico, Greenland, Africa, Sri Lanka, Brazil, Madagascar, Sweden and the USA.
Affirmation: When I am in tune with the earth I am safe, secure, complete.
Keywords: Calming, cooling, soothing to the emotional body, enhanced communication, feminine power, connection with goddess energies.
Elements: Water, Fire
Zodiac Signs: Leo, Pisces
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.