VIBRATION: Master Number 55
CHARACTERISTICS: Stimulating change and action
SCIENTIFIC: Libethenite, a copper phosphate hydroxide, usually forms short and/or slight elongated and vertically grooved or striated prismatic crystals. Libethenite is a secondary mineral forming in oxidized areas of copper deposits and is usually associated with Azurite, Malachite, and other copper minerals. Libethenite’s hardness is rated at a 4 on the Moh’s scale of mineral hardness. Libethenite’s color ranges from a light to dark olive-green to a blackish-green color. Libethenite is translucent with a vitreous luster. Libethenite is found in the Ural Mountains of Russia, England, Australia, Africa, and in the United States.
ATTRIBUTES: Libethenite has been called “a stone of progress,” as it stimulates dynamic change and action furthering one’s life pursuits. Libethenite fosters independence from self-imposed limitations and the ability to live a life free from the expectations of others. Libethenite enhances perception, clarity of circumstances, and creates focus of plans and situations. Libethenite facilitates freedom of speech and right action. Libethenite helps one to limit speaking with little thought and increases clarity and the sense of inner knowingness. Libethenite reduces the tendency to procrastinate and encourages quick action. It is said that Libethenite may enhance one’s status in the worldly environment and the ability to attain resources. Libethenite may help one to stay on the right course of action as one releases old patterns and supports new beneficial behaviors. Libethenite assists one in overcoming fear and anxiety about death and the unknown. The vibrational energy of Libethenite helps one realize that death is an ending but may also be considered as a beginning.
HEALING: Libethenite may be helpful to rid oneself of debilitating health situations. Libethenite may be used to stimulate sexuality and in the treatment of incontinence.
SUGGESTIONS FOR USE:
In crystal body layouts or healing grids, when placed on the root chakra, Libethenite may increase vitality and one’s will to live.