Origin: (1868), from azur, the French word for “azure” the blue colour of the clear sky. In ancient times and even today used as a colour pigment when powdered.
Description: Dark blue, often in association with green that of Malachite.
Healing Properties: Stimulates third – eye, enhancing psychic development and spiritual guidance, therefore motivates higher thinking, by restoring deep subconscious thought patterns. This process renews and refreshes the thinking to serve a higher purpose. Aligns chakras balances etheric fields. Relieves pain from arthritis and stimulates the functioning of the synapses in the brain.