Malachite is a Copper Ore. Its name comes from the Greek word malache or malakos, which makes reference to the green, kidney shaped color of the Mallow plant.
Malachite, with its amazing green color and outstanding banding has been used through time to make jewelry and was a stable for making eye shadow In ancient Egypt, It was highly valued by ancient cultures for its healing and transforming properties and was used by the upper classes as one of their main power stones, serving as a grounding force to help them channel higher energies onto the planet.
As a stone of the heart, Malachite also draws emotions to the surface, allowing for those emotions to be be cleared of any negative energy, including old emotional patterns, past traumas, and suppressed feelings. Malachite’s ability to draw out negative energy can assist in discovering the energy blocks and patterns that may be causing physical disease.
If you hold a piece of Malachite on the Heart Chakra, it may help bring balance and fidelity to relationships with other people.
Crystals vary in sizes, shapes, colors, and Measurements. Measurements are approximate.