Orange Kyanite Meanings

Keywords: Clairsentience, Aura cleansing, Connecting with Inner Child, Visualization, Creativity

Chakras: All, especially sacral

Element: Storm

Zodiac Signs: Aries, Libra, Taurus

Number: 4

Orange Kyanite Crystal Healing Properties:
This crystal balances the sacral chakra and is a wonderful ally for artistic folks like artists, writers, performers or musicians as it stimulates creative thinking and imagination. It helps us to connect with the playfulness of our inner child like self enabling us to feel self confident and optimistic without fear of judgement from others. Orange Kyanite enhances self esteem and communication, eases depression and encourages us to trust our intuition when making decisions.

Kyanite History and Uses:
Kyanite derives its name from the Greek word kuanos meaning deep blue and used to be named Disthene meaning two strengths, referring to the different hardness of the perpendicular axes of each blade. Blue, black, green and orange Kyanite are used for metaphysical purposes but it can be found in a range of colours including pink, white, yellow and grey.  Kyanite has heat resistant applications in the industrial world and has been used in the porcelain of dentistry and bathroom ware, as brake pads and grinding discs and in kiln bricks. Orange Kyanite has been traditionally believed to help with overcoming eating disorders and fertility problems.

Orange Kyanite Geological Description:

Kyanite is an aluminium silicate mineral with a hardness of 4.5 along its crystal axes and 6 to 7 across its axes. It forms elongated, blade like crystals. Orange Kyanite was found recently in Tanzania, it’s orange colour comes from the inclusion of manganese.

Affirmation: I joyfully embrace my playful inner child.