Hardness: 5      Locations: USA, Australia, France, Russia, Germany, Chile, Romania, Congo, Middle East.

Astrological sign of: Capricorn & Scorpio.

Beneficial for transformation, growth, abundance, releasing inhibitions, shyness, stress, releasing past-life or childhood trauma, protection, balance, detoxification, development of new ideas, helps with emotional imbalance. Malachite is a “stone of transformation,” assisting one in changing situations, and spiritual evolution. It is an equalizing and balancing agent. It can create an unobstructed path leading to a desired goal. Malachite helps one to accept responsibility for ones actions. Malachite stimulates instinctive & intuitive reasoning.