Striking malachite crystals chosen during one of our many trips to South Africa.
Boasting rich green colour and distinctive markings, these medium sized stones are wonderfully tactile.
Being an ore of copper malachite must be handled carefully. Although its dust is toxic, polished stones pose little to no risk.
Malachite must not be used as an elixir which is water infused with natural minerals. If handling rough and dusty specimens it's good practice to wash your hands afterwards.
Malachite tumbled stones may not be suitable for children in case they end up in their mouth.
When used for metaphysical purposes malachite is powerful so needs to be used carefully. It amplifies both positive and negative energy and can remove blocks that may be holding you back. A balancing and protective stone it can help release memories of past conflicts and traumas enabling you to look positively towards the future.
It's a powerful cleanser of the emotional body and is often used for dreamwork or past life regression.
Malachite can be recharged in direct sunlight, under the light of a full moon or alternatively through the use of a singing bowl. Stones should not be allowed to get wet because of the mineral's toxicity. The high copper content is the reason for it being such a strong conductor of energy when used for healing.
Our malachite tumbled stones are a medium sized stone. Weights shapes and sizes vary from piece to piece.
Empathic warriors are stones which have at some point in time sustained some kind of damage, usually a chip or fracture. With rocks and minerals having evolved over millions of years we do not believe in throwing them away. These tumbled stones are available to buy at a significantly reduced price. More information can be found in our article on empathic warrior crystals.