Malachite Pendants – Malachite have a distinctive pattern consisting of
parallel stripes that vary in different tones and design. The color ranges from
light to dark green and owes its color from the mineral copper.
name originates from the Greek word ‘malache’ meaning mallow, which signifies
the rich green colour of the mallow leaf.
the largest Malachite found weighs 20 tonnes and was found in Russia. It was utilised
for palace adornments and decorations. Malachite deposits are found in
Australia, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Chile and Arizona.
the use of Malachite gemstone backdates to ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. They
were utilised for jewelry, ornaments, amulets and even powderized for the use
of makeup and paint. Malachite amulets were worn for protection, and it was
said to protect children from black magic. This stone honours the Goddess
Hathor of Egypt, who is linked to happiness and fertility. It was also utilised
to adorn the headgears of pharaohs.
was believed that this gemstone promotes the success of one’s business.
is often cut into cabochon predominantly for jewelry such as pendant, rings and
earrings. It can be shaped into fancy shapes, cameos, beads, tumbled or
it is said to help surround the wearer with positivity, calmness and relief
it is said to be helpful for pregnancies, liver detoxification, inflammation
and swelling, PMS, travel sickness, breathing, immunity and sleep issues.
astrological sign for Malachite is Capricorn. It is the birthstone for those
born in the month of January. It is said that Malachite is for the solar plexus
and the heart chakra. Malachite is the customary gemstone for the 13th
is suited for all types of material such as silver, gold and copper. Earthy,
vintage and contemporary designs are also very popular. Malachite pendant is a
thoughtful and beautiful gift for anniversaries, birthdays and special