Kyanite (Disthene)

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Kyanite (disthene)

    • Crystal System: Triclinic
    • Formation: Tertiary
    • Rarity: Depending on Colour rare to common 
    • Mineral Class: Silicates
    • Rarity: common to rare depending on colour
    • Location Found:  Switzerland, Yugoslavia, Kenya, India, Myanmar, the European Alps, and Australia
    • Hardness Mohs: 4.5 to 7 depending on colour
    • Colour: Blue, Green, Black, Orange and Dichronic
    • Forms: Blades, fans, natural, tumbled, cut/carved and  in Jewelry
    • Birthstone: Nil

Kyanite History Mythology Information: Kyanite did not receive its name until the eighteenth century due to the fact that up until then most blue crystal/stones were all put in the same category.  So even though Kyanite has been used and around for a long time there are no existing traditions as to its use. 

Kyanite comes in a range of different colours, with the most common being Blue, then Black Fans, then Green and Ocean Blades, then Orange Blade.  Black Kyanite fans are very regularly coated with a range of different coating: Dichronic, Aluminium, and a titanium mix.

Known Kyanite types/colours:

  • Blue (most common) – Throat Chakra
  • Green – Heart Chakra
  • Ocean – Heart and Throat Chakra
  • Black – Base and lower Chakras
  • Orange (Least Common) – Sacral Chakra

Kyanite Metaphysical Healing Properties Information:  Kyanite is a fantastic stone in that it never needs to be cleansed as it does not hold negative energy.  Blue Kyanite energy works  amazingly on your Throat Chakra in order to clear any blockages and encourages you to speak your truth, cutting any fear that you are holding and releasing you to mover forward in a productive way.  Kyanite helps to restores your Qi (energy) to your physical body and organs by aligning the pathways through the meridians and Chakras.  It is a very light and calming stone to use that brings through a peace.

Chakra: Throat and Third Eye

Healing: Treats muscular disorders, fevers, thyroid, adrenals, and a natural pair reliever, lovers blood pressure, and releases excess weight.  Balances yin-yang energy.


  • Kyanite can be worn in direct contact with the body.  Pendant are a wonderful way to use Kyanite as it places the stone closes to the relevant chakra.
  • Can be used in all meditations or gridding.
  • A stone circle of Kyanite blades is a great enhancing method and very powerful

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