Larimar is a rare blue variety of pectolite found only in the Dominican Republic, in the Caribbean. Its coloration varies from white, light-blue, green-blue to deep blue. Often mistaken for translucent turquoise or fine blue jade, Larimar mirrors the beautiful waters that surround it’s island of origin.
Some of the benefits of Larimar
- Larimar resonates strongly to the element of air making it a great tool to enhance breathing
-It provides healing to the throat, lungs and breathing issues of all kinds
- Larimar also resonates to the element of water making it an equally great tool to help with going with the flow
-It helps to expand the vision to the big picture - harmonizing the mind and emotions
- Larimar's vibration promotes tranquility and peace
- It removes fears and phobias, while easing panic attacks and stress related imbalances
- Larimar helps one to always aware of the fundamental 'all-rightness' of the world, regardless of transient circumstances
- It gives one strength to stay stay open in the face of challenges and change
- Larimar is very protective against negative energy
-It helps to filter incoming information, softening the effects of unwanted information and information overload (often created by the media)
- Larimar enhances discernment, reinstating a more simplistic approach to life
- It connects to one's center allowing for the release of what is no longer serving while opening to a realistic uplifting experience of life
The guardian of Larimar explains... Larimar is a gem to not only bring the heart and mind in better alignment but to realign oneself with the Earth's oceans and skies. This gem holds a unifying force that promotes the Oneness in all. Humanity along with the Earth is at a turning point in existence. For the evolution of the transformational cycle to continue a change of perception is needed. Harmony is the next desired step to support the "new age" which is dawning and Larimar promotes that within.
Larimar is experienced by most as a very calming and soothing gem (reduces stress). This is because it helps to shed the high maintenance self-created roles of life. It simply returns one to the center which is the aligned essence of heart and mind. This is where the peace lies within everyone and the more is able to function from this center, the more peace will be all over.
Larimar promotes a higher expression of the self. The throat chakra is soothed and nourished, improving one's communication. It is a great gem to use to restore harmony within the family or other relationships. It allows one to cut through the unimportant elements and return to the basis of the relationship - love. Larimar also helps to radiate out harmony to the world. It melts the lines of separation between one's self and others and cultivates understanding and compassion for those around us.
Larimar, on a physical level, affects the thymus and thyroid restoring youthfulness and regulating the metabolism. It can also be used to sooth the throat and dry coughs. The energy Larimar also feeds creativity and improves the way one communicates. Thoughts and speech gain more clarity and the expression is easily said, not pushed. Overall Larimar is a gem to restore peace and harmony within the being which in turn brings those aspects to one's surroundings.