Crystals and Minerals

Kyanite: Folklore, Associations, Healing & Magical Uses

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By Morningbird

Normally found in flat blades, kyanite is a form of blue aluminum silicate that originates in Brazil.

History and Folklore

Some say Archangel Michael’s sword is made of a blade of kyanite. The sword cuts to the heart of the truth.


  • Angel: Gediel, Michael
  • Chakra: Throat, Brow
  • Element: air, water
  • Astrological Sign: Pisces
  • Planet: Jupiter


This stone has been added to magical formularies relatively recently and is being used to form a link between humans and the animal and plant kingdoms and their energies.

Healing and Magickal Uses

Body: Kyanite will relieve pain, reduce fevers, and lower blood pressure. It also helps to heal infections and wounds.

Mind: Encourages creativity. Instills a sense of peace. Promotes clarity and balance.

Magick: Put beneath your pillow to aid in dream recall. Helps greatly in past-life recall. Protects against negativity. Increases psychic abilities. Useful in truth and justice workings.

Care and Cleansing

Place under a special plant for the hour following dawn to cleanse and recharge.

Written by Morningbird & Witchipedia Team

I have been practicing magick alone and with family and friends for over 30 years. As a founder and lead writer on Witchipedia, I’ve been publishing articles since 2006.

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