This is a powerful stone and needs to be handled with caution . It is the ultimate stone for turbulent times. Listen to our malachite meditation to help you with a heart chakra meditation. Malachite balances both positive and negative energies and grounds you into this planet. This stone will mercilessly show you what is blocking your spiritual path - it draws out deep feelings and causes. It will go to the core of the problem, exposing it, while enhancing your intuition and insight. Important protection stone - hold when asking Raphael for protection and divine guidance. Wear close to your skin during the day and cleanse regularly by placing on a quartz cluster. Avoid placing in salt water - raw brown rice is the gentlest cleansing method.