Lapis Lazuli is a sodium aluminum silicate with sulfur, chlorine and hydroxyl, and variable inclusions of pyrite and white calcite. Found in the mountains of Afghanistan. Used by the Egyptians as early as 3100 B.C, it was ground down and used as eyeshadow and medicine and also used to decorate the tombs of the Pharaohs.
Lapis Lazuli; Stone of friendship. Stimulates desire for knowledge. Enhances memory & intellectual pursuits. Activates calm, loving, deep communication. Enhances intuition. Stone of truth. Brings harmony to relationships.