*The malachite contains copper and is claimed to be helpful in the treatment of rheumatism and also in regulation of menstruation.
*Assists in correcting irregular menstruation. Fertility increases, stomach ulcers are reduced.
Folk name: Greek, Mallow
Receptive, planet Venus, element Earth
Associated herb: Mallow
Powers: Power, protection, love, peace, business success
Ritual Lore: A piece of malachite is worn to detect impending danger. Legends say that this stone, in common with many others, breaks into pieces to warn its
wearer of the forthcoming peril.
Magical Uses: This beautiful green stone with bands of varying hues has long been used to lend extra energy during magical rites. Wear it, hold it, or place it
on your altar to increase your ability to send power toward your magical goal. Anciently, it was thought to be most effective when engraved with a rayed Sun
Though the stone is a tranquil green-blue, it is used in prtective magic, particularly that involving children. Beads or pendants of malachite are worn to
guard against negativity and physical daners. It is a traveler's guardian stone and is said to be particularly powerful in preventing falls.
Wearing a malachite necklace that touches your skin near your heart expands your ability to love and so draws a love to you. Or, utilize the stone in
love-attracting spells. Set it on a piece of copper etched with the symbol of the planet Venus, a circle with an equal-armed cross below it. Behind the stone,
place a green candle and let this burn for fifteen minutes a day while you visualize yourself in a loving relationship.
Its deep green color is soothing. Gazing at malachite or holding it in your receptive hand relaxes the nervous system and calms stormy emotions. It promotes
tranquilitiy and ensures sleep if worn to bed. Held, it dispels depression.
Small pieces placed in each corner of a business building or a small piece placed in the cash register draws customers. Worn during business meetings or trade
shows, it increases your ability to obtain good deals and sales. It is the salesperson's stone.