Zodiac sign: Capricorn, Scorpio
Malachite amplifies both positive and negative energies. It is an important protection stone. It absorbs negative energies and pollutants easily, picking them up from the atmosphere and from the body. It should be cleansed before and after use by placing it on a quartz cluster in the sun. This stone also guards against radiation of all kinds. Psychologically Malachite is a stone of transformation. It shows what is blocking your spiritual growth, draws out deep feelings, breaks unwanted ties and outworn patterns and teaches how to take responsibility for one's actions, thoughts and feelings.
HEALING: Malachite is useful for any kind of cramps, childbirth, lowers blood pressure, treats asthma, arthritis, epilepsy, fractures, swollen joints, tumors, pancreas, spleen and the parathyroid. It stimulates the liver to release toxins, reducing acidification of tissues.