Lapis Lazuli Ring
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Lazuli is a deep blue stone often with gold flecking that twinkles like stars.
The name lapis lazuli is a combination of the Latin word lapis ("stone")
and the Arabian name azul, meaning "blue."
Many ancient cultures believed that lapis lazuli contained magical powers. In the Middle Ages, monks powdered the stone and kneaded it into dough with beeswax, resin and linseed oil, for use in illuminated manuscripts. Today, people around the world consider lapis lazuli to be a stone of truth and friendship. It is reputed to bring about harmony in relationships and to cleanse the mental body while releasing old karmic patterns. Read about stones