The name Kyanite derives from the Greek word “kuanos” or “kyanos” which translates to “blue.” It is also spelled “cyanite”. Kyanite can occur is few different colors than blue like black, green, white, gray, pink, yellow, and most recently discovered orange. Different colors compliment different chakras. Blue Kyanite compliments the throat chakra, black one is best with base chakra and green compliments heart chakra. It is an excellent stone for meditation and attunement. It doesn’t requires cleansing as it doesn’t retain negative energies or vibrations. Kyanite aligns all chakras and subtle bodies instantly and provides balance of yin-yang energy and dispels blockages, moving energy gently through the physical body. Kyanite has a calming effect on the body and it brings tranquility. It encourages the psychic abilities and communication on all levels. It drives away anger, frustration, confusion and stress and helps in keeping us calm and make rational decisions. Kyanite provides a stimulating energy, encouraging perseverance in and support of activities and situations which would normally reduce one’s strength which makes it a good stone for athletes. This ice resembling stone looks like an enchanted item which has come right out of some fiction.
Crystal: Kyanite. Country of origin: India. Chemical composition: Al₂SiO₅. Hardness based on Mohs scale: 4.5 – 7.