The Crystal of the Day for Tuesday 20 August 2013 is Dumortierite. This stone acts as an aid to your mental capabilities in overcoming tough situations. Dumortierite is a 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. It also opens the third eye chakra to enhance mental (and emotional) intelligence.
Dumortierite promotes mental discipline especially in regard to learning new things. Students find it useful when they are required to take in large amounts of data over short periods of time, because it aids memory. This crystal is very stimulating to the brain and brings enhanced intellectual abilities as it assists with all mental skills,. both mathematical and language based. It is highly stimulating to the pineal gland located behind the third eye in the forehead. Meditate or sleep with dumortierite to stimulate psychic or prophetic vision if you are gifted. If you have the potential to develop psychic powers, it is a powerful stone to amplify many psychic gifts.
These stones will aid you if you work in psychic employment, including if you work in the astrology field, or are a tarot reader. Your accuracy, in your interpretation of the information that you receive from the Divine mind is aided by this stone. It is primarily a stone of the third eye chakra but it will also have a beneficial effect within the crown chakra and the throat chakra.
Energies: Power, Psychic
Chakra: Third Eye, Throat, Crown