Larimar is a rare sea blue gemstone. It can only be found in one place on earth, in the Dominic Republic.
It is also known as the Atlantis stone or the Dolphin stone. This is because it resonates strongly with Atlantis. Besides this link, it also contains the dolphin energies. This makes the energy of this stone playful and joyful.
Larimar is pretty new gemstone in the US, Europe and Asia. But the Native Americans and the people of the Dominic Republic, know of the existence of this natural material for a while now. They used this stone for amulets and talismans for protection. Larimar would scare away angry spirits and would protect the user and its family for deadly diseases and natural disasters.
Larimar got its name from Miguel Méndez. He discovered in 1974 on a beach this beautiful blue stone. He took his young daughter’s name Larissa and the Spanish word for sea (mar) and formed Larimar.
Larimar makes you conscious of the fact that you’re the architect of your own life. You’re capable of manifesting anything you desire.
It shows you that life has no boundaries except the ones you create.
The stone heals the connection between thinking and feeling. This can resolve negative thoughts and inner conflicts. But also an unclear mind and traumas. It gives spiritual strength and guides the soul back on its path.
Besides, Larimar is an excellent stone for finding a soulmate.
This stone also makes contact with angels and other dimensions. For this reason, its the perfect stone for new age children and starseeds.
Of course, it also has a positive effect on the physical body. It enhances the lungs, throat and chest. But also the heart and cartilage. For this reason it resonates with the throat (5th) chakra.
- Try to avoid water contact. Do not wear jewelry during the dishes, shower or swimming.
- Avoid contact with cleaning products. Cleaning products can contain corrosive chemicals which can harm your jewelry.
- Avoid contact with perfums, lotions, make up or any other products in this family.
- Take care when dressing and undressing. Put jewelry on last, or take it off first.
- Do not lift heavy objects while wearing your ring, it might damage your ring.
Gemstones need to be cleaned and purified often since they absorb negative energies from the surroundings and the user(s).
Not all gemstones can be cleaned the same way, since some stones can get physically damaged if you use the wrong method.
You can clean Larimar by placing it in Sunlight, Moonlight or by placing it in a bowl of uncooked rice.
Other methods you can use are using the Tibetan singing bowl, placing it in a Geode, placing it near Selenite or Smudge it with Sage or Palo Santo Wood (Holy Wood).