is a rare blue variety of the silicate mineral pectolite found only in the Dominican Republic, in the Caribbean.
Early theories suggested Larimar was produced by the Sea, later by the earth's volcanic movements. ... The stone is formed when hot gases push crystallized minerals up though volcanic 'tubes'. In order to mine and excavate the stone miners must identify these tubes and dig deeper and deeper into old volcanoes.
Larimar or blue pectolite is an extremely rare gemstone. It has been found only in one location: a mountainous, relatively inaccessible area in the province of Barahona in the Dominican Republic
What are the healing properties of Larimar?
Larimar is said to enlighten and heal in a physical, emotional, mental and spiritual way. It stimulates the heart, throat, third eye and crown chakras facilitating inner wisdom and outer manifestation. It represents peace and clarity, radiating healing and love energy.