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This week we are looking at the benefits and uses for: Labradorite
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Labradorite Meaning And Spiritual Properties
Power & Benefits of Labradorite:
Labradorite is a stone of transformation. It is often compared to the Aurora Borealis because of how different colors shine when it’s placed under light. It is a very mystical and protective stone that prevents energy leakage and acts as a barrier to negative energy. It is a useful companion through change, imparting strength and perseverance.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Labradorite prepares body and soul for the ascension process. It raises consciousness and deflects unwanted energies from the aura, preventing energy leakage. It holds esoteric knowledge, taking you into another world or other lives.
It protects you from projections and judgments coming from others. It gives you strength and wisdom through transformational periods and balances emotions. It is beneficial for patience, and stress.
The Physical Connection:
Labradorite is thought to help balance warts, colds, and gout. It is said to treat eye disorders and brain disorders. It is also thought to help in figuring out the root causes of a disease or disorder, balance hormones, metabolism, and alleviate stress and anxiety.
The Chakras Connected to Labradorite:
Third Eye (Brow) Chakra, Crown Chakra.
Sagittarius, Scorpio, Leo
Locations Found & History:
Canada, Norway, Madagascar, Finland, Russia, Italy, Greenland, and Scandinavia. Labradorite was found in the Isle of Paul in 1770 and was named after Labrador in Canada. As time went on, people called the special optical effect it shows labradorescence. Inuit legends say that the Northern Lights have been encapsulated in these stones to shine forever. It’s also said to bring a person light so that they can hear their inner voice.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
Labradorite with the highest value will have a full spectrum of color in its labradorescence. A crystal with a beautiful, iridescent bluish-grey Feldspar with hints of gold, green, purple, and white. Larger slices of Labradorite are even used in architecture and as countertops in kitchens and bathrooms while smaller, rarer pieces are used in fine and expensive jewelry. The more inexpensive pieces of Labradorite still have labradorescence but just not as vivid as the more valuable pieces and they are used in pendants, rings, bracelets, and as tumbled stones and carvings. It has a Mohs hardness of 5-6.
How to Use Labradorite:
Wear Labradorite as a pendant to keep your aura cleansed and protected. You can also place Labradorite in your home for protection. Place it on your Third Eye (Brow) Chakra or Crown Chakra to activate these energy centers.