Malachite Polished Slab
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It is a copper carbonate mineral with a monoclinic crystal system. It is green in color and has a harness score of 3.5-4. It comes from Russia and Africa.
In ancient Egypt the color green was associated with death and the power of resurrection as well as new life and fertility. Ancient Egyptians believed that the afterlife contained an eternal paradise which resembled their lives with no pain or suffering, and referred to this place as the “Field of Malachite”.
It increases vitality, aids in building self-confidence and emotional clarity, and facilitates psychic protection, manifestation, enhances will forces. It is thought to deepen emotional life and promote more adventure, as well as promote power of imagination and decision. Malachite is the essence of joy and is known as the "stone of transformation" because it helps reveal and heal emotional pain by absorbing the pain into itself. It is especially helpful in bringing ease during times of change and gives the insight needed for personal growth. It is associated with the solar plexus and heart chakra.