Larimar

Larimar

Significat de pedra de cristall Larimar. Una rara varietat blava de pectolita de silicat que es troba només a la República Dominicana, a les illes del Carib. Només la podem trobar a la República Dominicana. A les illes del Carib. La seva coloració varia del blanc, també blau verdós clar, al blau intens.

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Larimar meaning (or larimare)

The stone was discovered in 1974. It was on a beach. At the foot of the Bahoruco Mountain Range. The coastal province of Barahona. Natives believed that the stone came from the sea. They called the gem blue stone.

Miguel took his young daughter’s name Larissa. With the Spanish word for sea. and he finally chosed the name Larimar. It s also suggest the colors of the Caribbean Sea where we can found it.

The few stones that they found were alluvial sediment. They washed into the sea by the Bahoruco River. An upstream search revealed the in-situ outcrops, In the range. And soon we started to mine the Los Chupaderos mine.

Un tipus de pectolita

Larimar és un tipus de pectolita. També és una roca composta en gran part de pectolita. Un silicat àcid hidrat de calci i sodi. Es troba a moltes ubicacions. Però la pedra preciosa té una coloració blava volcànica única. És el resultat de la substitució de coure pel calci.

Les roques volcàniques de Miocè, també andesitas i basaltes, van esclatar en les calcàries de la costa sud de la illa. Aquestes roques contenien cavitats. Més endavant es van omplir amb una varietat de minerals. Incloent la pectòlita blava. Aquests farcits de cavitats de pedra són una ocurrència secundària. Dins dels fluxos volcànics, també els diques i els endolls.

When these rocks erode. The location of pectolite fillings is down the slope. To end up in the alluvium and also the beach gravels.

The Bahoruco river carried the pectolite bearing sediments to the sea. The tumbling action along the streambed provided the natural polishing to the blue larimar. It makes them stand out in contrast to the dark gravels of the streambed..

Larimar crystal meaning and properties

The stone is said to enlighten and heal in a physical, emotional, mental and spiritual way. It stimulates the heart, throat, third eye and crown chakras facilitating inner wisdom and outer manifestation. It represents peace and clarity, radiating healing and love energy. It is said to be a healing stone.

 

FAQ

El larimar és car?

The price depends on the color with deep blue being the most valuable color. This deep blue to an almost sky blue with light white marbling is the most expensive quality. The higher price is around 50 US$ per carat.

El larimar és una pedra preciosa?

The blue pectolite is an extremely rare gemstone. It has been found only in one location: a mountainous, relatively inaccessible area in the province of Barahona in the Dominican Republic.

What does fake larimar stone look like?

Les pedres genuïnes són opaques, ennuvolades i nebuloses. La llum no passa per una pedra real. Aixequeu la pedra fins arribar a una font de llum; la llum natural és la millor i més precisa i observeu si la llum passa per la pedra. Si ho fa, és un senyal evident que la pedra significa un fals.

Per què larimar és tan rar?

The stone has only been found in one location in the world: the Dominican Republic, and some other parts of the Caribbean.

El larimar és tòxic?

No, és perfectament segur a l’aigua o l’aire.

Com portes Larimar?

Wearing a stone pendant is the easiest way to use one of these crystals. This lovely blue stone is good to wear as a pendant, as its energy resonates within the throat chakra stone. Worn there it helps to create clearer communication, especially connected to your feelings and how you relate to others.

Com es neteja Larimar?

You can wash your gemstone piece with clean, fresh water, and a few drops of mild soap and with a soft brush clean the dirt from the silver setting, rinse and dry with a soft cloth. The stone might turn slightly bluer due to water absorption.

El larimar s’esvaeix a la llum del sol?

Té un color molt atractiu, és una pedra preciosa suau i es ratlla fàcilment. El seu color també pot esvair-se després d’una exposició prolongada a la llum solar forta.

Natural larimar for sale in our gem shop

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