lapis lazuli activates the psychic centers at the third eye allow one to develop enhance intuition and access to spiritual guidance. it is a stone of visionary awareness bringing new information to the mind in images rather than words. it enhances intellectual ability making one a better learner and teacher. it is a stone of Truth and a stimulating influence to the throat chakra therefore it assists one in both Discerning and speaking the truth in all situations. it is a stone of initiation as well. It helps one gain access to the akashic records so one can receive information on one's own lifetimes or those of another. it is often particularly attractive to individuals with past life connections to ancient Kemet and meditating with this stone can assist them in recovering memories from those past lives.