Maligano Jasper is a rare type of Jasper, known for its unique and visually striking appearance. Named after the village where it was discovered, Maligano Jasper forms in ancient volcanic hot spring areas of Indonesia. It is a fairly new stone starting to make its way into the market. This remarkable gemstone is prized for its intricate and diverse patterns, which come alive in an enchanting pallette of earthy hues.
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WHAT IS MALIGANO JASPER?
Maligano Jasper is a rare and unique brecciated jasper variety renowned for its picturesque patterns and scenic landscapes. It can be seen in various earthy colours including red, brown, tan, cream and grey. Jaspers are a diverse group of microcrystalline Quartz minerals which showcase an array of colours and patterns, often with a unique name based on their appearance or location of discovery.
Maligano Jasper is a popular choice in lapidary work, often seen used in a variety of jewellery pieces and ornamental objects, due to its eye-catching appearance.
WHAT ARE THE HEALING PROPERTIES OF MALIGANO JASPER?
Despite being a relatively new discovery, Maligano Jasper has quickly become a popular addition among crystal enthusiasts and spiritual seekers for its powerful healing properties. The Jasper crystal family is commonly referred to as being the “Supreme Nurturer” meaning that Maligano Jasper is no exception. Maligano Jasper is a very grounding and nurturing stone that helps to stabilise the aura and encourages endurance and willpower. It is believed this stone allows us to shed layers of the soul that no longer serve us, bringing a feeling of rebirth. It is also thought to be able to assist with balancing the lower chakras, grounding us to Earth, nurturing our creativity and instilling a quiet self-confidence. With is mottled patterning, it has many people captivated by its appearance.
Here are some of the healing properties of Maligano Jasper crystals:
Grounding And Balance: It is believed Maligano Jasper has grounding properties, helping to connect individuals with the Earths energy.
Emotional Healing: It is thought Maligano Jasper is an effective tool for emotional healing. It is believed to assist in releasing negative emotions such as anxiety, stress and anger to promote emotional well-being.
Spiritual Connection: Some people believe Maligano Jasper can assist in spiritual growth and development, helping individuals to connect with their higher selves or inner wisdom.
Creativity And Inspiration: This stone is said to stimulate creativity and enhance ones focus and determination. Maligano Jasper is believed to be useful for individuals seeking to overcome creative blocks or enhance their artistic abilities.
Nurturing And Protection: Maligano Jasper is said to hold a nurturing and protective energy. With this stone in your possesion it is thought to create a sense of security and comfort.
To utilise the properties of Maligano Jasper it can be worn as jewellery, carried in your pocket or bag, or place within the home or workspace. While a number of people find value in metaphysical properties, they should only be viewed as complementary to other healing and well-being practices.
While many crystal healers believe the benefits of crystal healing, its important to note it is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions regarding a medical or mental health condition.
WHERE IS MALIGANO JASPER FOUND?
Maligano Jasper was first discovered just over 10 years ago in Indonesia, sometime around 2011 - 2012. It's named after a small village locality on the island of Sulawesi, Indonesia. The area is small and secluded, and the land is not heavily mined compared to other areas around Asia. Due to these factors, the village does not have access to the heavy machinery required for mining and deeper extraction that's used in neighbouring lands. This makes it much more difficult to find and source, leading to a higher price point and scarce amount.
HOW TO CLEANSE MALIGANO JASPER
Cleansing crystals is essential to keep them clear of any negative energies it has absorbed and in optimal condition. This crystal can be cleansed using a variety of different methods. It sits at 7 on the MOHS hardness scale, meaning it is generally safe in water for cleansing. However like all stones it is best not to keep them submerged for long periods of time.
Some common cleansing methods include incense smoke, water, and using other crystals.
THE HISTORY OF JASPER
Jasper is a very ancient stone and was treasured by many ancient peoples and civilizations for its strength, protective powers and metaphysical properties.
Often many varieties of Jasper were carved by Egyptians into cylinder seals and signet rings. Talismans were engraved onto them, depicting astrological and religious images for protection in both physical and spiritual realms. It was also a popular choice amongst shamans and priests because its believed to strengthen the connection to spirit and support soul journeys. It is considered a stone of compassion and believed to have the ability to protect the wearer from negative energy.
WHERE TO BUY MALIGANO JASPER?
Celestial Stones offers Maligano Jasper at our online store, which can be explored all from the comfort of your own home. Unearth the magic of this exquisite gemstone and add picturesque touch to your collection.