Science & Origin of Danburite
Danburite is a calcium boron silicate mineral that forms in small prismatic crystals, similar to Topaz. Its color can range from a white to light yellow, and also a light shade of brown. Very high quality Danburite is colorless and usually transparent. Sometimes it can even be found with a druzy coating of Quartz over it. Jewelers love cutting this material due to the gems clarity and resilience. A cut Danburite gem crystal stones can reach upwards of $10,000.
This mineral was first discovered in 1839 by Charles Shepard, and named after the location it was found in, Danbury, Connecticut. This locality was never officially documented and became lost in time. It's presumed that the actual city of Danbury was built right on top of the location where it was rumored to be. Since then, Danburite has been found in Russia, Mexico, Bolivia, Myanmar, Japan and Madagascar. A recent Danburite discovery in the town of Macomb, New York has reignited the interest in America’s endless Danburite search.
Meaning & Energy
Danburite is a very high vibrational crystals that activates and aligns one's heart and crown chakras together. This unique channel allows one the ability to process any emotions with a clear and conscious mind, while also raising one’s decision making ability. Simply wearing or carrying this stone will help reduce one’s stress levels and provide comfort in difficult and confusing times. Danburite pushes one to reach resolution, whether it be with themselves or others. The connection between one’s mind and heart will assist you in only absorbing positive energy. One will become more in touch with themselves and the energy around them. This unique trait will help one build a better understanding of negative energies and how to avoid them. Danburite helps one truly embody and understand the meaning of “peace of mind”.
Bridging the Spiritual & Physical Worlds
The extremely potent energy that vibrates off Danburite can be harnessed and used to help one connect with higher dimensions and beings. This mineral helps bridge the physical and spiritual worlds together, allowing one to access and understand higher knowledge. One will be able to better communicate with their spirit guides through inner visions and dream work. Imagery within dreams will become better understood and will help one decipher the true meaning behind them.