Earth's Natural Treasures

KYANITE

Kyanite Gemstone meaning

Kyanite is an interesting gem that was discovered during the nineteenth century. The most highly prized kyanite is the vibrant blue or blue-green hue. It is also found in shades of gray, yellow, white and a colorless variety that is considered quite rare.

It was once believed that a kyanite suspended from a human hair could follow the earth's magnetic force. Early travellers sometimes used it as a compass when exploring unknown territories.

Healing properties of kyanite

The fan like clusters or blades that are formed by kyanite make it an ideal stone for restoring energy balance. It is a very effective energy conduit that can balance most systems of the body. It can quickly create stillness and tranquility, making it an excellent stone for meditation.

Sources of kyanite

Kyanite is found in mountainous regions in the United States (Montana and North Carolina), Switzerland, Brazil and Myanmar.

Benefit from the power of Kyanite gemstone jewelry

  • Restores energy balance
  • Creates stillness and tranquility
  • An excellent aid to meditation
  • Assists in self-healing
  • Balances the throat chakra

 

General Gemstone Details
The name Kyanite is derived from the Greek word Kyanos meaning blue, and the most popular varieties display the most intense cornflower blues that appear to be almost like sapphire, as well as the greenish blues that are reminiscent of the aquamarine.

However, Kyanite's easy to wear amiable color, unlike its sapphire and aquamarine counterparts, is actually quite affordable. As kyanite, it is fair to say, is suitable for most any skin tone and looks wonderful set into silver or any shade of gold.  This striking color commands and air of individuality and brings self confidences as well as self esteem.

Kyanite is a rare polymorph that displays two separate hardness’s within one gem; a unique characteristic among gem types. Much like Diamonds, Kyanite has perfect cleavage in one direction, this combined with its varying hardness makes Kyanite quite a challenging gem to cut – thus the quality of faceting for Kyanite is an important value consideration. Like all fine gemstones, Kyanite should be treated with the respect it deserves.

Occurring in a wide variety of locations around the world, the best quality Kyanite hails from the Kali Gandaki Region of West Central Nepal and Tibet.

Scientific Properties:
Mohs Hardness of 4 to 7 with a triclinic crystal structure.

Gem quality kyanite crystals are colored pale to deep blue or possibly white, gray or green.  Color distribution in crystals may be uneven with darker blue patches further towards the interior.

Kyanite is found in metamorphic gneiss and schist and in pegmatite veins through metamorphic rock formations.  Gem quality crystals can be found in Myanmar, Brazil, Kenya and the European Alps, Alluvial deposits are found in India, Australia and Kenya as well as parts of the USA.  Kyanite crystals have two hardness values; they may be softer parallel to the direction of the cleavage and harder perpendicular to it.

Mystical Properties:
Kyanite is a gemstone that does not accumulate negative energies, and it therefore never need to be cleansed or cleared.  As the energy of kyanite is all but unlimited, it is said to be one of the best gemstones for use as an attunement stone.

Kyanite is known to induce tranquility and calm, as well as enhancing communication and psychic awareness, as well it eases, enhances and supports mediation efforts.

It is an ideal stone for wearing around the neck , as it has beneficial effects on the throat.  It will promote the ability to speak more easily and express oneself more clearly, and will even assist in learning a new language.  Anyone who is in a position where they are required to speak at great lengths would benefit from having kyanite around their neck.

Healing Properties:
This stone is used to treat hearing disorders, eye ailments as well as issues with the sense of smell.

Kyanite is also used as a tool for mediation and relaxation. It is useful in opening the third eye chakra, and to enhance creativity, broaden perception and enhancing the reach to better understand others.

Kyanite is said to foster tranquilly, having a positive effect on ones dreams, visualization and foresightedness.

Zodiac:
Associations: Not Noted  

Not a traditional birthstone for any month.

Stone of Aries, Taurus and Libra, kyanite symbolizes lightness and lead to new and refreshing thoughts. 

Chakra Classification:
 Placed on the 5th, Throat Chakra, kyanite will lighten the soul and combat feelings of lack.

Kyanite has known several uses for chakra balancing. It is told to align all chakras automatically and immediately, without even conscious direction.  It may also be used to alight the layers of the aura, specifically the astral, ethereal, emotional, intellectual and spiritual layers, although this may take some conscious direction.

 

 

 



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NATURAL HEALING CRYSTAL GEMSTONE KYANITE CHUNK

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NATURAL HEALING CRYSTAL GEMSTONE KYANITE CHUNK

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