The name labradorite derives from the Canadian Labrador province, due to its occurrence in this area, although it's actually mined in other areas as well. It is also known as plagioclase.
Labradorite has been used in decorative objects and has been considered to be a good luck stone.
Labradorite is considered to be a strong protective stone. It protects the aura from unwanted energies and prevents positive energy's leakages. It's a mystical stone that helps the initiand during initiation ceremonies.
Labradorite aligns the physical and the ethereal body. It stimulates intuition and psychic abilities, bringing messages from the unconscious mind to the conscious one and helping in their interpretation.
Labradorite also reduces fears and insecurities and any remaining negative feelings from previous disappointments, while it enhances our self-confidence and gives us strength and persistence during changes in our lives.
Labradorite is beneficial to the eyes, balances the metabolism and helps in arthritis and rheumatism problems. It also relieves stress and anxiety and enhances imagination, bringing new ideas.
Labradorite is associated with the Third Eye and the Solar Plexus chakras.
Labradorite is associated with the Sagittarius, Scorpio, Taurus, Gemini, Virgo, Cancer and Leo signs.