This stone is ancient. The oldest mine known is at Timna Valley in Israel, in operation for over 3,000 years.
Malachite freshens the outlook and allows us to touch our core self without the fear that generally holds us back.
Soothing to the soul, and releases stress to help create new beginnings. Malachite has a long history with the Egyptian cultures going as far back as 4000 B.C.