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Cuprite is a copper oxide mineral with a hardness of 3.5 to 4. It has a deep red color and is found primarily in copper mines, along with such minerals as Chrysocolla, Turquoise, Azurite and Malachite.
Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say that Cuprite is one of the best stones for activation of the root chakra and enhancement of life force energies. It is believed to be one of the premier self-healing stones for issues concerning lungs, heart and the immune system. It is also a powerful stone for connecting with the Divine Feminine.