The Healing Properties of Crystals



Quick Overview

  • Pronunciation: [kahy-uh-nahyt]

  • Formula: Al2SiO5

  • Stone Qualities: Communication, empathy, telepathy, past-life recall, psychic ability

  • Hardness (Mohs): 6 - 7

  • Chakras: All (esp. Third Eye and Heart)

  • Zodiac: Taurus, Libra and Aries

  • Locality: Brazil, South Africa, Switzerland, Burma (Myanmar), Kenya, Mexico and the USA


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Kyanite is truly a remarkable stone. From the greek word “kuanos” that means deep blue, kyanite is usually very much true to its name. Aside from its beauty, kyanite is used by geologists as an indicator of past conditions in mines and other mineral deposit locations. Kyanite has practical importantance when it comes to its ability withstand high temperatures. It is often used in plumbing, kilns, electronics, and ceramics. Kyanite is also often used in jewelry and may sometimes exhibit cat's eye characteristics. Kyanite, interestingly, has different hardnesses based on which axis of the stone you are viewing.   

Kyanite is thought to be one of the ultimate bridge stones. The stone may help to form stronger connections and create new connections where there were none before. Being considered a high vibration stone, kyanite aids in the rapid transfer of energy. This stone is thought to aid in the transfer of basically all types of energy. You might gain an increase in telepathic ability, emotional understanding, communication skills, and an increased ability in both sending and receiving healing energy. Kyanite may help to align the chakras. By aligning the chakras, a calming effect may be felt throughout the body. Being that it is a bridge stone and helps to align the chakras, kyanite is an excellent stone when it comes to the working world. The stone may help you in coming to agreements, dealing with difficult people, and with the general issues we may encounter day in and out both in and out of work.

The stone’s perceived ability to aid in both spiritual and physical communication may also alleviate physical stresses within yourself. It is easy to see that unresolved issues both within you and with your loved ones and coworkers may increase stress levels in your body. Increased stress levels are associated commonly known to be associated with a plethora of diseases and ailments. Kyanite may just help to keep you balanced and health in more ways than we can realize. On top of possibly keeping stress levels down, kyanite may help to reduce ill feelings toward life like the feeling of being victimized or the feeling of the inevitibility of disaster. Once you are relieved of stress and ill feelings towards life, you may have more time for introspection. Deeper and more honest introspection is considered to be one of the more virtuous attributes of this precious stone. Surely it is getting easier and easier to see just how important of a stone kyanite can be. From the possiblity of conflict resoloution, to a better outlook on life, and then the freeing of your mind and bolstering of your mental capacity for introspection, kyanite might have a very serious beneficial effect on your life.This stone that is often deep in color is seemingly also deep in meaning and revelation.

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