Dumortierite Meaning and Benefits.



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Dumortierite Meaning – General Information and History.

Dumortierite is a blue to blue grey and sometimes a pink to brown coloured stone. It crystallizes in the orthorhombic system, and usually found in massive form. It is transparent to translucent with a dull to vitreous lustre and has a Mohs hardness of 7.

Dumortierite, also called the “blue denim stone” was first described in 1881 and named after the French palaeontologist Eugene Dumortier. It is used in the manufacture of high-grade porcelain, especially for use where extremely high-temperature resistance is required.


Dumortierite Meaning – Metaphysical Benefits.

Known as a stone of order, Dumortierite enhances organizational abilities, self-discipline, and orderliness. The belief is this enhancement is due to the effect of stabilising the throat chakra. And further by enhancing communication between the lower or physical chakras and the higher or mental/spiritual chakras. It brings this sense of order to all things, and releases fear, bringing courage into your life. It also provides a boost to creativity and self-expression.

Dumortierite greatly reduces the difficulties of a scattered mind and disorganization and brings mental clarity and enhanced intellectual abilities. It also encourages you to see and accept reality and react to it in an intelligent manner. It also helps you to become more businesslike, systematic, tidy and methodical. Business people find this stone very helpful as it helps with better organisation of files and procedures. It even assists your thought processes in evaluating what’s best for your company. Considered to be a good career stone for women.

Dumortierite is a highly useful aid for anyone who is studying. Particularly as it assists with the retention of information while enhancing your willpower and capacity for self-mastery.

It can lift depression and replace it with peace and happiness. It also can help reduce stubbornness, particularly self-injuring stubbornness. Helps reduce emotional tension. Promotes accomplishments, builds a positive attitude, trust, and harmony, and also helps you to cope with panic and fear. It will also provide you with the strength and courage to assert your true potential. Also helps you vocalize your abilities to sell yourself to others. A highly recommended stone for people in sales.

Dumortierite is a powerful stone that teaches you to stand up for yourself. It will help you to take control of your own life and increase your level of patience. Furthermore, it will help you to stabilize your emotions. In addition, it will give you the ability to see the value and worth of others.

In the psychic and spiritual realms, Dumortierite encourages spiritual development and makes you more receptive when in contact with spirit guides and angels. And it is a popular stone for opening the Third Eye. It can also help you express your spiritual thoughts and dreams. It is an excellent stone for peaceful mindfulness and/or meditation.

This is a good stone to carry during dramatic events as it provides you with the endurance to get through what is happening. What’s more, it promotes self-discipline so that you can respond appropriately and provides a sense of calm as chaos erupts around you. It reduces excitability and hyperactivity.



Dumortierite Meaning – Healing.

Dumortierite is a great stone for healers as an aid in diagnosing health problems. It can illuminate the base issues and true causes of an illness so the healer is better able to treat the individual.

It is highly stimulating to the pineal gland located behind the third eye in the forehead and to the spleen and endocrine system. Works best at the psychosomatic level, but is beneficial for cellular memory, hypersensitivity and wasting disorders. It provides stamina and strength for those dealing with the condition of chronic disease. Also, aids healing in the areas of nausea, vomiting, colic, diarrhoea, cramps, skin irritations, blood disorders, epilepsy, headaches and addictions by releasing toxins from the body.


Tips for Using Dumortierite.

  • Wear a Dumortierite pendant or a tumbled stone in a wire cage to strengthen your immune system and improve your communication skills and self-expression.
  • Use Dumortierite to activate your personal spiritual potential and development. Place a Dumortierite on your forehead and hold one in each hand. Sit quietly and/or meditate for as long as you feel comfortable. Repeat as you feel the need.
  • To ease fears and sorrow, place a Dumortierite at the forehead and a Rose Quartz at the heart.
  • Dumortierite is effective for calming an over-excitable dog that jumps up and barks at visitors and friends or on walks. Attach a tumbled stone in a wire cage to their collar and keep a couple in their sleeping place.
  • Keeping Dumortierite around your workplace will help you to keep your space tidy and organised.
  • Carry Dumortierite to help remain young at heart.
  • Hold Dumortierite to maintain peaceful mindfulness when meditating.
  • Carry or wear Dumortierite to provide you with strength and courage.


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First presented in the Dec 2011 Newsletter, and edited Apr ’23 for inclusion here.

© Ron and Sue Windred.
Disclaimer: The outlined metaphysical and healing properties in this website are for inspiration and reference. We gather this information and alleged properties from writings, books, folklore and various other sources. They are also dependent upon the attitude and beliefs of the individual. Furthermore they do not replace diagnosis or treatment by a qualified therapist or physician.

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