Moonstone, Larimar Pendant
Find peace wearing this divine Moonstone, Larimar Pendant. A gorgeous .925 sterling silver design featuring a harmonious combination of Moonstone (the largest stone), highlighted by Larimar, Raw Aquamarine and a small Blue Topaz.
Keywords: Mystery, self discovery, intuition, insight, dreams, the Goddess
Chakras: Third eye and crown
Birthstone: June, August, September
Zodiac Signs: Cancer, Libra, Scorpio
Moonstone Crystal Healing Properties:
Moonstone encourages us to pay attention to the cycles of our lives and to celebrate the milestones and rites of passage each new cycle brings. It teaches us to let go of frustrations and to surrender to the flow of the natural progress and to nurture ourselves in accordance to the current stage of ones creation. Moonstone connects us with deep intuition and psychic awareness, and allows us to embrace the ebb and flow of the moon. It is believed to be helpful in stabilizing female hormones and males to become attuned to subtle hormonal shifts during the different moon phases.
Moonstone History and Uses:
Moonstone is named for it’s translucent sheen which is reminiscent of moonlight, it is found in pale shades of white, brown, peach, cream, and a pearly gray color. Rainbow Moonstone displays a chatoyancy which reflects all the colours of a rainbow. It has been in use for thousands of years as a connection to the cycles of the moon and has been found as jewellery from ancient Asia and Rome. It was traditionally used as a travellers protection stone and in India as a fertility stone, it was often given as a wedding gift to inspire passion. According to legend, Moonstone can help to predict the future when it is placed under the tongue during Full Moon.
Moonstone Geological Description:
Moonstone is a feldspar mineral, a potassium aluminium silicate with a hardness of 6 to 6.5. Its crystal system is monoclinic and prismatic . Moonstone is found in Sri Lanka, Madagascar, Burma, Australia, India and the United States.
Affirmation: I respect and stay in tune with life cycles
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.