Lapis Lazuli is a birthstone of Taurus, Libra and Sagittarius.
Lapis Lazuli symbolizes the sky. The word ‘stone’ in Latin is ‘lapis” and the Persian root of ‘lapis’ means ‘sky’ or ‘heaven’.
Lapis Lazuli is said to strengthen total awareness, creativity, ESP and helps to expand one's viewpoint.
Lapis Lazuli's properties are meant to include the promotion of truth, honesty, kindness, sincere friendships and fidelity.
Lapis Lazuli enhances positive influences, clarity of thought, self-confidence and cheerfulness.
Lapis is used to energize the throat chakra and when placed over the brow chakra it induces a heightened state of awareness. Lapis is an esoteric symbol of the Brotherhood of the Star, the heavenly stone of Sirius, a fire jewel, and represents the jewel of our true Self (atma-buddhi-manas).
In the esoteric tradition of the 7 rays, Lapis is a semi-precious stone of the 2nd Ray, (love, wisdom), and aligns with the heart center or Anahata chakra.
Lapis Lazuli is a Soothing stone.
Metaphysical Properties of Lapis Lazuli: mental clarity, emotional healing, enhanced judgment and wisdom.