Copper is mankind's first metal. It is dated back to 3900 BC in ancient Sumeria and Egypt as one of the first documentations of it's use. During ancient Mesopotamian times it was attributed to the Queen of Heaven. It is arguably one of the most important and useful metals to mankind. It was likely the first metal to be used to make weapons and objects. It's also used to make arrow and spear tips, axes and other tools. Copper is a softer metal, so it's easier to work with.
Copper is a good conductor of electricity, and heat. Because of this, it's also considered metaphysically to be a good conductor of spiritual energy. In Healing work copper is used to facilitate energy between the person and the crystal or other healing tools you are using. In addition to helping move energy it also is helpful in removing psychic blocks. It can help the user to feel rejuvinated as it gets the energy moving in the body.
Copper is an essential nutrient for all plants and animals. It's present in humans and animals bloodstreams. Copper can help to improve circulation. Too much of it though, can prove to be toxic.
Copper can be used on all chakras but is most effective on the heart and root chakras as preperation for medication. It is also considered a lucky metal and is quite useful when used with other stones to assist in magick and rituals.
To cleanse copper, place it overnight in a bowl filled with hematite stones. You don't want to put copper with water. To recharge copper place it in the sun. Please be cautious when wearing it as some people are sensitive to it.
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