This is a mineral of intense dark blue color, a close relative of Malachite.
Its name is derived from Arabic word "azul", meaning "blue". In old ages Azurite was used to produce a dark blue paint. In Ancient Egypt Azurite was
considered a magic stone, that served to increase spiritual powers.
Talismans & amulets
As a talisman, Azurite is particularly recommended for lawyers, judges, art critics and publicists - all involved in the public activities where honesty and self-awareness is a must.
Azurite helps to treat hypertension; it shortens accretion time of fractured bones, assists against melancholy, hallucinations, hysteria, epilepsy and other abnormalities of the central nervous system. Azurite "purifies" blood and bile, helps with eyes diseases of eyes and infectious skin diseases. The healing power of Azurite is at its peak when it is called to treat diseases particular to the Libra Zodiac sign.
Azurite is able to eliminate "negative" energy; it posess multiple healing powers and so is capable to exert positive influence on all levels of our life - from physical to the mental.
It is recommended to apply Azurite to stimulation of opening of “the third eye ". Chakra Five: Vissuddha and Chakra Six: Ajna