The stone properties and metaphysical attributes in this page is the second part of the J to L alphabetic area.
It specifically relates to the stones from the beginning of the L section, La through to Le and there is a picture grid below to make it easier for you to find what you are looking for.
The meanings of many of these crystals may already be covered in-depth on other pages on this site, and there are links under photos to those pages.
Its easy to see which stones this part of the page covers, simply check the grid below.
Look for specific crystals or stones in the picture grid below, where the name under the photo is highlighted marked with a link. This tells you there is is more information elsewhere usually on its own specific page.
Simply click on any of the links to go to the page about that particular crystal.
For stones that have not yet had their individual page written, each stone is covered only briefly, with a paragraph on each stone. It includes an explanation of each particular crystal and its most valuable metaphysical attributes.
Following the individual explanations of the metaphysical and healing properties of each stone there is another table which outlines the chakra stones.
It shows which chakra the stone may heal, and you may follow a link to the specific page for that chakra if you want to learn about specific chakra meanings.
Lamprophyllite has a good grounding action, and it helps to keep you connection to the energy of the earth while doing work in the higher realms.
The stone properties help to stimulate useful ideas that are very clear, and easy to interpret in the flow of your life and your purpose.
It has a good action to inspire your thinking, prompting an ability to develop and to better understand thoughts and experiences of a prophetic nature.
It is said to have a good healing action for issues in the stomach and may assist the remedy of burns of the skin.
Larvikite is a lovely dark colored Moonstone from Larvik in Norway.
Like many dark stones this crystal has a good spiritual grounding energy, and will help you to make a better connection with the natural world.
The stone properties of this crystal also relate to the higher chakras, and its action to make a connection at the throat chakra, third eye and crown chakra.
It may be helpful to use for spirit journeys to make contact with ancestor spirits, and may aid you to make a connection with your spirit guide.
It is known to help you to make sense of dreams which have deep spiritual meanings, and may assist you to learn new ideas, so may be beneficial to utilize if you are studying.
Lava Stone is also known as Basalt, and is the result of an eruption of a volcano at some time in the past, which created lava which over time cooled then solidified into these rocks.
Their stone properties relate to the way they embody the vibration of all of the four elements within them, as they were part of the process that created them.
As these stones also contain the powerful energy of the volcano that created them, this means that they are excellent to aid healing, especially when you are feeling depressed or lacking energy and vitality.
Rounded shaped stones have an association with feminine energy, and long pointed stones embody male energy. A combination of both stones were used in the past in fertility rituals to aid conception of a child.
Lavender Quartz is a variety of Rose Quartz that contains extra lithium which makes them a lovely lilac or lavender pink color.
This makes it look more like Amethyst but has enough pink in it for you to recognize that it is a type of Rose Quartz, and they make gorgeous gemstone jewelry too.
The stone properties of this lavender colored stone is similar to Rose Quartz in some respects, in that they create a strong heart chakra connection.
As well they also make a good connection with the third eye chakra. This energy means that they will help you with developing psychic gifts, such as clairsentience, clairaudience and psychic visions.
This is a lovely stone that brings peace and serenity, relief from depression, anxiety and tension. The high level of lithium is very helpful to relieve stress.
Lazulite is a lovely blue crystal that helps to create a calming and soothing atmosphere in the area where it is located, and it has a good healing action that assists bones to repair more quickly.
It helps to stimulate the birth of a range of psychic abilities, including clairaudience, clairsentience, clairvoyance, channeling and telepathic gifts.
It aids you to study for long periods without feeling severe fatigue, and its stone properties also relate to its action to help students to concentrate.
Lazulite is a wonderful stone to encourage lucid dreaming, and it is known to help you to remember your dreams.
This energy can help you to be inspired or influenced regarding the action you may take in your life, bringing increased creativity and intuitive guidance.
Lemon Quartz can be a naturally occurring variety of Citrine, that is a lighter and brighter yellow color.
But much of it is created
from Amethyst by heating, along with the addition of iron to accentuate
its brilliant color. Many of these stones are quite beautiful, with excellent clarity.
Like all varieties of quartz, it has a good action to amplify the vibration of other stones. The stone properties of Lemon Quartz makes this an excellent stone to use for meditation.
It is known to enhance your creativity, and to promote clarity of thought, via its action within the higher chakras.
Its energy is quite stimulating and yet at the same time it is quite gentle in its action to aid you to manifest those things you desire via its action at the solar plexus chakra.
Lemurian Jade comes in two types light and dark.
The darker stones are commonly called Midnight Lemurian Jade and the slightly lighter grayish green stone, shown in the image here, is known as Shadow Lemurian Jade.
Some of the stone properties of both of the colors are the same, as both are strong psychic protection stones.
Both aid you to have a greater understanding of your connection with the earth and to make a connection with the Divine Feminine.
They will help you to manifest money and bring the energy of gratitude into your life, encouraging you to be grateful for all you have, and all you are on all levels.
Both the light and dark varieties are good healing stones, as they are supportive of healing the body in a number of ways. This includes aiding the heart, the immune system and assisting recovery from illness.
Leopardskin Jasper is a shamanic stone that was commonly used in the past to make contact with the spirits of animals and of animal guides.
It may be used for inner journeying, as its stone properties relate to its energy to bring you a greater understanding of the concepts of light and dark in a spiritual sense.
It may assist you to listen to your inner voice, and to see and understand your personal circumstance more clearly, and this may help you to be guided to find new beneficial situations in your life.
For healing, use jewelry such as beads that sit against the skin as its energy for healing is specifically helpful if work against the skin.
Lepidolite Quartz is a quite beautiful combination of two crystals that powerfully complement each other.
What you have here is Lavender Lepidolite growing both within the quartz, and on its outside, really lovely.
The stone properties of the combination of Lepidolite with quartz relates to the way that the quartz helps the energy of this purple crystal, to resonate out into its surroundings, as quartz has strong amplification properties.
Lilac Lepidolite on its own is a wonderful stone to help you if you are stressed, anxious or depressed, as it contains lithium.
This combination is an excellent healing stone, that resonates strongly within all of the chakras. It is a gorgeous stone to have in the bedroom to help you sleep, especially if you are feeling unhappy or depressed.
The vibration of this crystal is beneficial to keep in your vicinity, and it is helpful to have close to you when you are in need of soothing.
In addition, Lepidolite stones encourage positive coincidence or synchronicity, and when combined with the amplification properties of the quartz, this is helpful to stimulate a growth in serendipitous events in your life. What a wonderful combination from Mother Gaia.
An interesting side note is that the quartz configuration of the crystal pictured here is also in the formation of a Cathedral Quartz, so this is a stunning and unusual piece.