Lapis Lazuli Obelisk | Afghanistan
These Fine Quality Lapis Lazuli Obelisks speak truth, they open us up to higher spirituality, bringing gentle and clear thoughts.
Six Available - (height x base width)
BG 167mm x 46.1mm
OG 90.0mm x 38.0mm
LB 134.8mm x 39.0x27.5mm
JM 134.7mm x 43.4mm
OB 138.5mm x 42.6mm
ELO 152mm x 41.6mm
Lapis Lazuli is derived from the Arabic 'Lazaward', or Azure, which describes the rich blue colour of the material. Each piece is made up of Azurite, Calcite and Spangles of rich Iron Pyrite.
This material is from Afghanistan 🇦🇫 other localities include Russia 🇷🇺 Chile 🇨🇱 the USA 🇺🇸 and Myanmar 🇲🇲
An alternative birthstone for December
Zodiac Capricorn ♑ Sagittarius ♐ and Libra ♎
What can Lapis Lazuli do for me?
Ancient uses for adornment and talismans. It was ground down and used for eye shadow by the Egyptians and as a very expensive paint called ultra-marine during the renassaince period. They believe it would promote friendship and goodwill and guard against oppression and evil. Also, to guide souls into the afterlife.
Healing Properties of Lapis Lazuli
Linked to the third eye and throat Chakra, Lapis is said to be the strongest stone for opening the third eye, linking us to the extrasensory world, connecting to our psychic abilities and increased perception.
For the throat, it is said to be a stone of truth and integrity. Speaking truthfully and giving self expression. It allows us take the lead in our own life and feel confident as we make decisions.
Ancient uses as eye shadow and talismans. It waa said to promote friendship and goodwill and guard against oppression and evil. Also, to guide souls into the afterlife.
The Magic of Gemstones suggest "Lapis Lazuli has been used to treat a range of ailments including depression, dizziness, hair loss, insomnia or sleep issues. It eases pain, especially headaches and migraines".