Dumortierite Crystal Meaning - enhances one's organisational abilities, orderliness and self-discipline. It encourages one to see and helps one to accept reality, and to react intelligently on one's own behalf. It promotes a positive attitude, courage, trust, accomplishments and harmony. There are a few centres for psychic studies that prefer to use this crystal for third eye development, their reasons are just, as the third eye chakra has a link to the naval chakra, and so at some point fears will be seen and against such fears a person could benefit from Dumortierite, in addition the deep nature of the crystals colour encourages the spirit to journey during meditation.
Dumortierite Physical Properties - Dumortierite rarely forms crystals but when it does they are prismatic and twinned. It is best known in its massive form but can also form radiating, columnar of fibrous habits. Dumortierite is also found intergrown with quartz and called dumortierite quartz. Its colour varies and may be blue, violet, pink, brown and red. It is transparent to translucent with a dull to vitreous lustre and its streak is white. Group SILICATES, Chemical Composition Al2(BO3)(SiO4)3(O)3, Hardness 8.5, Crystal structure ORTHORHOMBIC.