Labradorite

Labradorite

Labradorite is one of Feldspar minerals and its well-known gemstone for its labradorescence visual effect. This particular effect displays spectral colors from inside the stone once a piece is in contact with light. Colors can range from green to blue, from black to white and sometimes red and orange colors are visible as well. Whenever Labradorite piece shows full spectrum of colors, it is considered to be more valuable. The name origin of this gemstone is associated with location that it was first discovered – Labrador (Canada). Some of the largest resources of Labradorite today are found in Finland, Madagascar, Russia, USA, Greenland and etc.

Most of Labradorite pieces (blue) are used to stimulate Throat Chakra. Although since color of this gemstone can vary, it can be advantageous for other Chakras as well. Since Throat Chakra is responsible for self-expression, Labradorite stone can be helpful in expressing feelings and improving speech skills. If a person needs additional help in fighting anxiety and depression, Labradorite can boost self-confidence and enthusiasm. No zodiac sign is assigned to Labradorite, but it is said to have strong association with Cancer sign. In Feng Shui, Labradorite is utilizes Water energy so it can be helpful stone in determining your life path and improving career possibilities.