Larimar is a stone of tremendous benefit to the throat chakra, providing the power of clear communication and the emotional strength and stability that enable one to speak from the heart. Larimar is a stone of feminine power, bringing in the goddess energies and allowing one to access the Divine Feminine within. It supports a state of confident wellbeing and relaxed knowledge of one’s capacities.
Relaxation is one of the benefits of Larimar. It soothes the emotional body, releasing undesirable attachments and relieving stress. Wearing the stone, one feels surrounded in an oasis of calm, always aware of the fundamental “all-rightness” of the world, regardless of transient circumstances. Larimar can cool hot tempers and guide excess passion into peace. It can be used to diminish the frequency and intensity of hot flashes and is a useful antidote when one’s kundalini energies have become uncomfortably active.
As a stone with connects one to the Goddess energies of Sea and Sky, Larimar helps women who wear or use it to awaken to the Divine Feminine within. It emanates vivaciousness and good humour, accompanied by confidence and a sense of one’s innate power. It helps women call upon the goddess within, in order to fully manifest their highest purpose in life.
In meditation, Larimar can help one see and release oneself from unhealthy inner bonds to other people, or to principles which do not serve one’s highest good. It opens the pathway to the ‘divine stair’ of ascension’, upon which one leaves behind any obsolete past commitments.
Placing Larimar stones in one’s home or work environment will assure a pleasant and serene atmosphere. Wearing a Larimar pendant will help unleash the voice of one’s deepest wisdom. Singers are also encouraged to wear Larimar as a talisman for enhancing and protecting the voice.
Larimar is one of the cardinal Water element stones, yet it is grown from volcanic activity. It acts a s balancer of Water and Fire energy in both the physical and emotional bodies, being one of the few stones that can embody these polarities of energy. It is a powerful stone of balance, healing nurturance, and moving beyond ego-ic experience.
Larimar’s energy is cooling and soothing. It helps calm excessive fear and diffuse explosive anger. Larimar’s frequencies relieve stress and its physical and energetic effects. It helps to release the energetic ‘knots’ that stress can cause in the aura and can be used effectively to reduce muscle tension, spasm and adhesions. It energy acts upon inflammation, infection, fever and other symptoms of excessive Fire element energy. It soothes and cools both the physical and energetic bodies, facilitating healing and a return to balance. It can be useful in treating hives, rashes, eczema, psoriasis and other skin disorders that are aggravated by stress.
Larimar is a powerful throat-chakra stone. It assists one in effectively communicating one’s emotions and one’s boundaries in a way others can hear and accept. Larimar teaches one to respect, love and nurture oneself, so one can have the inner resources to give these gifts to others. Because of this, it is a powerfully beneficial stone for healers and caretakers.
Larimar is an important stone at this time, as humanity moves from ego-centred culture to a new consciousness and awareness. Larimar can help those who continually complain that things are not as they should be to become present and learn to love what is. It assists those in a constant state of resentment to release ego judgment and learn to accept the Divine in the moment.
Larimar can help break down emotional damns one has built around one’s heart, allowing for the cleansing of pain, fear, anger, stress and other emotional energies that no longer serve us. It facilitates emotional release during healing work and encourages the clearing of deep emotional patterns.
Larimar is a wonderful stone for mothers during and after pregnancy. It can alleviate postpartum depression and relax the stress associated with new parenthood. Larimar aids both men and women in connecting with their feminine, intuitive and receptive natures.
Larimar teaches the value of self-nurturance and self-respect. It facilitates balance between the active and receptive aspects of oneself. Larimar encourages communication and the expression of emotional energy.
Larimar is a powerful emotional cleanser and healer. It is especially useful for those with phobias, panic attacks, stress related imbalances and excessive anger or fear. It can help one release judgment and ego interpretation of what is.
Affirmation: I am cool, calm and serene, yet fully in touch with my feminine power, and I clearly communicate my wisdom and my desires.
This crystal description has been adapted from my favourite crystal book - The Book of Stones