Casting detect magic upon the stone would cause it to radiate strong necromantic magic. This occurred because Akim al-Kalaas used the stone as the receptacle for his lifeproof spell. Akim tasked his personal dao servant to kill anyone who lifted a finger against the stone.
Three smaller fragments sat beside the Heart of the Lion on the sacred altar of the Lion's Shrine. If held by devout followers of Hajama, these fragments granted them the ability to use bless, cloak of bravery, cure disease, dispel evil, and heal.