A variety of Jasper found in Mexico. “Lapis” is a general term that was used throughout history, meaning “stone”. A lapidary is a person who cuts, shapes and polishes stones.
Aztec Lapis holds the properties of Jasper. Beneficial for protection, honesty with oneself, courage, quick thinking, organization, imagination, absorbs negative energy, balances the yin and yang, and aligns the physical, emotional and mental bodies with the etheric realm. Jasper is known as the Supreme Nurturer. Jasper is often worn by shamans to provide protection. It protects against negativity and helps one to be grounded to the stabilizing energies of the earth. The ancients revered jasper as sacred, protective, and a facilitator of safe astral travel.