Larimar is a relatively new stone in the jewelry industry, and one that can be found in only one place on earth - in the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean Sea. The available quantity at the mine is unknown, which makes the future supply of Larimar uncertain could make the stone increasingly more valuable. The name "Larimar" comes from a combination of Larissa and Mar and was given to the stone by a Dominican who named the stone after his daughter Larissa and Mar, the Spanish word for sea. Larimar stimulates the heart, throat, third eye and crown chakras promoting inner wisdom. It represents peace and clarity, healing and love. Larimar is reputed to be helpful for those experiencing stress and anxiety.