CHAKRA(S): Third Eye and Throat
VIBRATION: Number 4
CHARACTERISTICS: Mental focus, Inspiration and guidance, enhance psychic and learning capabilities.
SCIENTIFIC: Dumortierite is an aluminum borosilicate mineral that forms as prismatic or radiating crystals, as well as, massive, columnar, and fibrous mineral deposits. Dumortierite’s crystal structure is orthorhombic. Dumortierite occurs in pegmatites in aluminum-rich metaphoric rocks and in geographic areas that are subjected to hot boron-bearing vapors. When Dumortierite mineral forms as crystals in quartz matrix, it is known as Dumortierite Quartz. Dumortierite is transparent to translucent with a vitreous luster. Dumortierite’s color ranges from purple violet to royal blue, as well as, green, pink and brown. Dumortierite’s blue shades are created when iron is replaced by titanium. Dumortierite’s hardness is rated at 7 to 8.5 on the Moh’s scale of mineral hardness. Dumortierite is named after the French paleontologist Eugene Dumortier. Dumortierite is found in geographic locations throughout the world.
ATTRIBUTES: Dumortierite is a wonderful crystal tool for centering the self, calming extreme emotional responses, and focusing mental energies. Dumortierite supports self-expression and clear communication especially under stress or situations where one is provoked or feeling hopeless. Dumortierite is known as a “stone of patience” allowing one to see, understand, and take in consideration all perspectives regarding a situation. Dumortierite assists one with connection to angels and spirit guides. Dumortierite aids in the understanding and verbal communication of spiritual beliefs. Dumortierite lends its supportive energetic vibrations to love relationships by balancing or releasing unstable partnerships. Dumortierite offers support for attracting a soul mate into your life. A crystal of insight, Dumortierite activates psychic abilities and stimulates clairvoyance, clairaudience, and clairsentience. Enhancing the mental state, Dumortierite supports discipline and will power in learning, assimilating new information, and studying a new language.
HEALING: Dumortierite provides energetic strength for over the long haul and may be helpful for those dealing with chronic illnesses and failure to thrive physical challenges. Dumortierite may provide insight to the root cause of the illness allowing for understanding to help correct the aliment or disease. Dumortierite may be helpful for cellular memory healing, relieving headaches, and those with challenges such as depression, autism, epilepsy and anxiety. Dumortierite may also calm the stomach and intestinal tract relieving nausea, vomiting, cramps, and colic.
SUGGESTIONS FOR USE
Dumortierite would make a great crystal tool for public speakers and those interested in learning and communicating in another language.
Dumortierite is also a great crystal tool for students aiding in all learning situations and with memory retention and the application of concepts.
Dumortierite enhances psychic abilities and the communication of concepts making it a great crystal tool for those who channel, work in Astrology, read Tarot or other manners of divination.
With its calming vibration, Dumortierite is a great crystal tool for those who tend to “fly off the handle” and are impatient.
In crystal body layouts or healing grids, Dumortierite activates and energizes the third eye and throat chakras. Dumortierite may be helpful for those questioning their soul purpose and may help to provide answers and the release of past life issues resulting in present day causes of disease, depression, and addiction. Dumortierite clears blockages in the chakras helping to move energy through the meridian system.
For Gaia Healing, Dumortierite may be placed in an area of disturbed Earth energy to help calm and ground individuals and upheavals in the natural environment. Dumortierite offers a sacred balanced space filled with harmony and comfort and free from negativity.
The energy of Dumortierite combines well with other blue crystals such as Lapis Lazuli and Blue Sapphire. Dumortierite spiritual connection is enhanced by the high energetic vibrations from Phenacite and Azeztulite.