The name Larimar is derived from Lacrima Del Mare, which means “tears from the sea”. It is the rare blue variety of pectolite. Discovered only in 1974, Larimar is hard to find outside of the Caribbean. The chemical composition of Larimar is hydrated sodium calcium silicate with manganese, and has a hardness of 4.5 to 5 on the Mohs scale.
The Dominican Republic is the only significant producer of Larimar in the world.
Larimar is not an official birthstone, but it is associated with Leo
Larimar 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.
This is a natural product. Please expect flaws and imperfections. You will receive an item that looks similar to the example pictured.