Color: blue, brown, green, violet, and pink
Chakra(s): throat and third eye
Astrological sign(s): Sagittarius
Mohs scale: 7–8.5
Spiritual uses: Dumortierite is a tool to help you hear, sense, or know Divine intervention and information from angels, spirit guides, and devic forces. Inner peace is found within the quiet center of the third-eye chakra, associated with this stone. Use it to realign your inner sight and when you are developing your spiritual awareness and psychic intuition. It is also beneficial to help you objectively observe your behaviors, patterns, or challenging issues with clarity to enable you to make a positive shift toward more enlightened behaviors and actions.
Mental uses: Dumortierite enhances mental acuity. Employ this gem as an instrument to keep you focused on achieving your goals. Be it for business acumen or academia, this stone boosts your “brain power.”
Emotional uses: Dumortierite grounds your goodness so that it can be seen, felt, experienced, and enjoyed. It enables you to find the bliss residing within. This stone also reminds you that all is well when you know your truth and you can speak it and live it as well.
Mental uses: Dumortierite enhances mental acuity.
Emotional uses: Dumortierite grounds your goodness so that it can be seen, felt, experienced, and enjoyed.
Physical uses: Dumortierite helps calm inflammations throughout the body.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones (Llewellyn. 2013) by Margaret Ann Lembo