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macro sur pierre naturelle malachite verte

Malachite Stone

There malachite is a basic copper carbonate, distinguished by its light green to olive green color, sometimes veined with darker shades. Its color is reminiscent of that of azurite, another one natural stone with which it is often associated. There malachite is still used in jewelry and ornamentation thanks to its natural beauty and its virtues unique.

Mineralogy: Malachite

Physical and chemical properties

  • Chemical composition: Basic copper carbonate (Cu2CO3(OH)2)

  • Hardness: 3.5 to 4 on the Mohs scale

  • Density: 3.9 to 4.1 g/cm³

  • Crystal system: Monoclinic

Distinctive characters

  • Color:Light green to olive green, sometimes veined with darker shades

  • Transparency: Opaque

  • Radiance:Silky to adamantine

Formation and deposits

  • Se shape in compact masses, botryoids, stalactites, prismatic crystals

  • Important deposits: Africa, South America, Europe, Asia

Varieties of malachite

  • Malachite satin

  • Malachite fibered

  • Malachite pseudomorph

pierre naturelle brut de malachite
pierre naturelle de malachite en stalactite

Malachite: A powerful protective stone

Malachite is a natural stone revered for centuries for its protective virtues and curative. Considered the most powerful mineral of the new millennium, it absorbs negative energies and relieves physical pain and emotional.

A symbol of femininity and sensuality

Associated with the goddess Venus, the malachite embodies beauty, seduction and sensuality. In ancient times, it was used to alleviate menstrual pain and facilitate childbirth.

A stone with ancient origins

  • Ancient Egypt : Used as eyeshadow and pigment for wall paintings.

  • Ancient Rome: Symbol of luck and prosperity.

  • Middle Ages: Worn as an amulet to protect against evil spirits.

Malachite in world cultures

  • Africa: Associated with luck and fortune.

  • South America : Used to purify the mind and body.

  • Asia: Symbol of wisdom and spirituality.

Malachite: Benefits and virtues for the body and mind

Heart chakra.

Cognitive and mental improvement

  • Reduces stress and nervous tension

  • Reveals mental blockages and promotes their release

  • Frees from anxieties and inhibitions

  • Get a peaceful sleep and repairer

Emotional balance and well-being

  • Soothes deep sorrows and sorrows

  • Revitalizes body and mind

  • Stimulate it creativity and inspiration

  • Develops intuition and clairvoyance

Physical support and vitality

  • Stimulates the spleen and pancreas

  • Strengthens the heart and blood circulation

  • Promotes tissue regeneration and healing

  • Soothe them joint pain (tendinitis, sprains)

  • Relieves muscle and menstrual cramps

Tranche de pierre semi précieuse de malachite poli

Items with malachite

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