This beautiful green stone has been loved throughout antiquity for it's stunning green patterns.
Spiritual - Malachite is useful in meditation due to it's beautiful colour and patterns. Malachite can help you to recognise your heart's desires and gives you the grounding energy to bring them into reality, without being swept away with pipe dreams. Protects against others psychic negativity. Chakra - Heart and solar plexus Geology - Malachite is a secondary copper mineral, with a copper content of 60% it is found on the upper oxidised area of copper deposits and often occurs with the minerals Azurite and Chrysocolla. Generally found in masses, nodules and crusts, individual crystals are rare. System - Monoclinic Mohs - 3.5 - 4 History - Archaeological studies show that Malachite has been mined since 4000 B.C. and treasured by the Egyptians, Greeks and Romans as a powerful protection stone. Used in jewellery, amulets, veneers and even buildings such as the Malachite Room in St. Petersburg. Magic - Receptive energy. Malachite is said to be able to warn you against impending danger, sometimes by shattering into pieces. An excellent protection stone to use during rituals. Wear or carry to ward off physical and psychic dangers. Element - Earth Planet - Venus Zodiac - Taurus Sourced from - Congo, Africa