Larimar is a rare form of pectolite which was discovered in the 1970's and is only found in the Dominican Republic. It has an extraordinary blue appearance similar to the color of the ocean in tropical areas.
The name "Larimar" comes from a combination of Larissa and Mar and was given to the stone by a Dominican who named the stone after his daughter Larissa and Mar the Spanish word for sea.
Its powers are believed to helps us view events from different perspectives to soften and enlighten to heal the emotional physical mental and spiritual body.
Larimar stimulates the heart throat third eye and crown chakras promoting inner wisdom. It represents peace and clarity healing and love. Larimar is reputed to be helpful for those experiencing stress and anxiety.