Kyanite is striated or layered sillicate crystal, often transparent or "pearlized". The colors range from blue-white, pink, green, yellow, gray and black. It is mined in North Carolina, Virginia, and Russia. Kyanite is excellent for attunement and meditation. Calming and tranquilizing, it aids self-expression, communication, and psychic abilities. Kyanite also connects to guides. It supports continuation of difficult projects and instills compassion. Some writings say kyanite aligns chakras and subtle bodies instantly. Other reports say it dispels blockages, eases headaches, confusion, illusion, anger and frustration as well as restores Qi. Kyanite never needs cleaning, does not hold negativity and increases linear thought. Kyanite balances yin-yang and treats muscular disorders, fevers, urogenital system, thyroid and parathyroid and in addition, it is said to balance adrenal glands, throat and brain.