Information about the healing meanings of Corundum is included with purchase, as well as a pamphlet about the metaphysical meaning of healing stones & how to use them.
Corundum is an exceptionally hard & tough mineral - the third-hardest one in the world after Diamond & Moisanite.
Corundum is found as a primary mineral in igneous & metamorphic rocks. Due to its toughness, high hardness & chemical resistance, it persists in sediments long after other minerals have been destroyed. This is why Corundum is often found in alluvial deposits. Traditional sources of include Burma, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, India, Afghanistan, Montana & other areas. Recently several parts of Africa, including Madagascar, Kenya, Tanzania, Nigeria & Malawi have also become important producers.
Corundum is best known for its gemstone varieties - Ruby & Sapphire which are scientifically the same mineral, just different in color. Ruby is the red variety & Sapphire is the variety that encompasses all other colors, although the most popular & valued color of Sapphire is blue. Sapphire is also only used to describe the gemstone variety; otherwise it is simply called Corundum.
Corundum Meaning of Healing
Sometimes called the Wisdom Stone, Corundum focuses & calms your mind, releasing unwanted thoughts & mental tension. Its other metaphysical properties include
- brings peace of mind & serenity
- aligns the physical, mental & spiritual planes, restoring balance within your body
- releases depression & spiritual confusion
- stimulates concentration & helps you to focus
- brings prosperity & attracts gifts of all kinds
- releases frustrations
- opens & heals your Throat Chakra & thyroid
- helps you to express yourself & speak your own truth
- calms overactive body systems & regulates glands
- heals the eyes
- treats blood disorders, strengthens veins & improves their elasticity
- traditionally associated with love & purity, extremely effective for Mother Earth & Chakra healing
- helps you to stay on a spiritual path
- used in shamanic ceremonies to transmute negative energies
Different colors of Corundum have additional healing meanings. Click on the following links to learn more about them.