Being one of the most sought after stones since the beginning of mankind, Lapis Lazuli is the symbol for Royalty and Honor, Spirit and Vision, Gods and Power. Lapis Lazuli is a universal synonym of Wisdom and Truth. This highly regarded Gemstone, with its magnificent color, is named after the Latin word Lapis: Stone, and the Persian word Lazhuward: Stone.
Usage dates back to the Egyptians where it was among the most highly prized Gemstones around.
Lapis Lazuli is known for stimulating Wisdom and good judgment. It supports intellectual powers and problem solving abilitites. Lapis Lazuli activates the “Higher Mind” and drives creativity, it will stimulate the desire for knowledge, truth and understanding and acts as a strong motivator for gaining new knowledge.
Harmony and love
Lapis Lazuli is a peacebringer, also known as Stone of Truth it encourages Honesty. Lapis Lazuli will also bring you harmony, friendship and serenity.
Where does it come from?
Lapis Lazuli can be primarily found in Limestone in the Kokcha River valley of Badakhshan province in northeastern Afghanistan. In addition, Lapis is also extracted in the Andres (Chile) and the west of Lake Baikal in Siberia (Russia). Small amounts are being extracted in Angola, Argentina, Burma, Pakistan, Canada, Italy, India and the United States (California & Colorado)