Heart-shaped crystals and gemstones are aesthetics works of art. They are hand-carved from a diverse collection of minerals, crystals, and gemstones that are found in nature. Heart-shaped crystals are typically associated with unconditional love and compassion; perfectly enhanced to promote self-love and love of others. They elevate happiness and endorphins, which give positive feelings to your mind and body. It is also a perfect stone for you as an individual and with your relationship with your lover, family, friends, and even with your acquaintances. It builds connections and growth that are beneficial in the long run.
Larvikite is a distinctive igneous rock that belongs to the monzonite family. It was first discovered in the Larvik region of Norway, which is where its name is derived. The Larvikite quarries in Norway have been the primary source of this rock, but it can also be found in other parts of the world. Larvikite has been identified in various locations, including Finland, Ukraine, India, America, and Canada.
Larvikite typically has a background color that ranges from dark gray to black. What sets it apart is the presence of iridescent flashes, often in shades of silver or blue, caused by the presence of feldspar minerals in the rock. Similar to Labradorite, Larvikite exhibits labradorescence, a phenomenon where the stone displays a play-of-color when viewed from different angles. The iridescence is particularly visible on polished surfaces. Larvikite has a coarse-grained texture, giving it a distinctive appearance. The large crystals in its composition contribute to its overall visual appeal. Larvikite often has a beautiful sheen due to the reflective quality of the minerals. The play-of-color and sheen enhance the stone's aesthetic appeal.
When Larvikite is polished, its colors and labradorescence become more apparent. This is why it is commonly used for polished surfaces in various applications. The stone may display patterns created by the interplay of dark and light minerals. These patterns add to the uniqueness of each piece.
Larvikite is believed to possess certain metaphysical properties and is associated with various energetic qualities: It is considered a grounding stone, helping individuals connect with the Earth's energies and find stability. Larvikite is believed to have protective properties, shielding the wearer from negative energies and influences. Some people associate Larvikite with enhancing psychic abilities and intuition. It is believed to facilitate communication with the spirit realm. Larvikite is thought to assist in navigating times of change and transformation, promoting adaptability. The stone is believed to provide insight into situations and promote a deeper understanding of oneself and others.
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