Lapis lazuli is a rock made up of various minerals, and it's found in crystalline limestone. People use lapis for spiritual insight during meditation, and it's also worn as jewelry for metaphysical enhancement. Lapis was mined in Afghanistan as far back as 6,000 years ago.
Lapis lazuli is December's traditional stone and the planetary stone for Capricorn. It's also the birth stone for Libra.
Lapis lazuli was used during the middle ages (1066 to 1484 A.D.) for the purposes of releasing the spirit from fear and jealousy.
Lapis lazuli strengthens the throat chakra; the stone promotes a higher level of awareness when placed on the brow chakra.
Lapis lazuli lends the mind focus during meditation.
Dreaming of lapis lazuli foretells of a faithful kind of lover.
Author: Kelly Taylor