Lava Rock (also known as Basalt) is an intense mineral that forms when gasses in magma begin to solidify and harden into rock. These stones are found all around the world and are one of the oldest and most abundant minerals on Earth. Its origins play a key roll in the stone’s healing properties. Lava Rock is famous for its grounding and calming qualities that can teach us about depth, intensity and change. This stone works well in stabilizing and anchoring the root chakra. When the root chakra is in sync with all other chakras you will begin to feel grounded, safe and secure. This is due to the stone's strong connection with the Earth.
Lava Rock teaches you to ignite the fire within and allow your true expression to show, giving one the inner strength to overcome personal challenges. This stone has the fire power to pull you back completely while bringing you back to earth. Allow the stone's power to boost, motivate and inspire you in whatever situation you find yourself in. Whether the situation appears good or bad, allow this stone to give you the power you need and the wisdom to ground you.
Lava Rocks are considered a stone of rebirth, helping those who wear them shed unnecessary emotions and unhealthy attachments. If ever you find yourself drawn to a Lava Rock, you can assure that it has chosen you, instead of the other way around. This means that it’s time to allow some change into your life. This is a time in which one will notice a shift in vibrations. You will notice yourself bringing forth further enlightenment with deeper understanding. Lava Rocks ignite the flame within so that you may burn out your fears and follow your true path.
This stone emanates protection and success, allowing you to feel at home in the body and create more opportunities for yourself in the process. Both the young and the elderly can benefit from Lava Rock's healing properties for soothing anxiety or fears that may arise within every day occurrences. This stone also brings a strong sense of inner peace which nullifies unhealthy use of the imagination.
Some fun facts about Lava Rock....
-It can be combined with essential oils to enhance the stones healing properties. Two of the most popular Essential oils used on Lava Rocks are lavender and lemon. Lava Rock tends to absorb Oils rather nicely and will do just fine holding a scent for long periods of time.
-Putting lavender essential oils on Lava Rock can help to reduce anxiety, relive stress and promote a restful nights sleep.
-Putting lemon essential oils on Lava Rock will give one a more vibrant, positive and healthy energy throughout the day.