MOHs Hardness - 3.5 - 4
Azurite Malachite is a combination of two minerals and as such has the benefits and properties of them both. They are both copper based and as such work very well together for insight, vision and enlightenment. It's a useful stone for meditation and can often bring a vision of of the path in front of us and the realisation that often the simplest ideas and adjustments can bring about the most profound changes.
This stone helps us to maintain clarity of thought and focus so can be useful for studying.
Helps to temper arrogance, ego and conceit and to bring a more balanced self.
Azurite Malachite is also a good stone for stress and anxiety and can help with stress related conditions such as asthma and ulcers. Calms the nervous system.