Lapis Lazuli is easily one of the most sacred stones in history. During the Renaissance, Lapis Lazuli was ground into a fine powder and mixed into paint then used for the Virgin Mary's robes and other historic cathedrals. Historians believe the relationship between people and lapis dates back more than 6,000 years. The stone was treasured by the ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, Rome, and China. Lapis Lazuli name comes from the Latin word lapis, meaning“stone,” and the Persian lazhuward, meaning “blue.” It was valued for its exquisite color, and prized it as much as they prized other blue gems like sapphire and turquoise.
Lapis Encourages Spiritual Growth and Wisdom
Lapis Lazuli was referred to as the 'stone of heaven' and often it was used in rituals to obtain occult wisdom, knowledge and transcendence of the spirit. This sacred stone assists us to go deep within our spiritual selves to awaken our true power, purpose and divine destiny. The color vibrates the frequency of self-expression and awareness which is why it's known as the stone of 'truth'.
Lapis Empowers States of Meditation
Go deeper within your meditations with Lapis. Open your mind to the subconsious states and tap into another level of awareness. Lapis works well with the throat, third eye and crown chakra so it can also be used when working with the divine especially if you work with Isis/Auset. Whenever you need a break from the mundane world for the spiritual growth, lapis is perfect for this. This process is best in a meditative state which allows this journey to happen, stimulating deep personal and spiritual growth.
Lapis Helps People Suffering From Insomnia
Need a winning combo for restlessness? Try lavender oil in a diffuser, a few drops on your temples and lapis under your pillow. You can also make moon water with the stone and drink some a few minutes before you go to bed. You can also wear lapis as a ring incorporated into a bedtime routine.
Lapis Lazuli Makes Dreams More Vivid
To induce lucid dreams, wear lapis to bed. The dreams become more clear and easier to interpret and remember. Spiritualists recommend lapis to solve issues or to place issues in the proper perspective during the day because you have already found a way to work through the issues in your dream state. An active dream life helps maintain a balance in your psyche health. Lapis lazuli is great for children that are highly intelligent but suffer from Asperger’s syndrome, have autistic tendencies or issues focusing.
Lapis Works As A Powerful Protection Stone
Lapis Lazuli is a high vibrational stone, protecting the wearer from the evil eye, psychic attack and more. This stone was often used as a talisman, carving protective symbols and sigils into them. When you harness the power of lapis, no lower energies can enter your space. It is said that you shouldn't share your lapis with anyone because it attunes to your energy and even blood.
Lapis Lazuli Helps To Heal Relationships
This sacred stone not only helps with meditation and dream work, it can also help to mend relationships with people around you. Relationships include the ones between lovers, neighbors, friends, family members or coworkers. It heals rocky relationships in love, influencing us to be more relaxed and honest about how we feel for one another.
When it comes to love, beauty and relationships, lapis lazuli is a woman’s best ally. It ignites the vibration of wisdom, love, and emotional healing to the person who wears it or keeps it close to their bodies. When you have a lapis stone, you will have the self assurance, poise, and the confidence to go after what you desire. You will release insecurities and uncertainty because you know what you want and you know how to get it.
Lapis Can Boost Your Career
Lapis is an great stone for lawyers, executives, journalists, and psychologists, stimulating knowledge, wisdom and good judgment in the practical world. It assists intellectual analysis in archeologists and historians, solving problems for lawyers, and creates new innovative ideas for inventors and writers
For fame in the creative arts or public performance related careers, wear or carry Lapis Lazuli to auditions and performances. In the workplace, it attracts promotion, success and lasting recognition in your field.
No matter your lifestyle or daily routine, Lapis Lazuli is a stone we can all benefit from including into our spaces. Do you work with Lapis? Comment below and share your experience with this wonderful stone!
Sahaar "Nauxamine" Lyles