kunzite is a love stone. it opens the heart to all forms of love. the gentle energy of kunzite helps to release blocks in matters of the heart and allows one to move to a more receptive state.

kunzite was discovered at the pala chief mine near san diego, california and named after gemologist gf kunz, who first described it after the turn of the twentieth century. kunzite is an unusual, and rare, stone. its soft pastel colors symbolize purity. it can also be a sign of new life and is sometimes regarded as a symbol for pregnancy. it is an especially wonderful gift stone, opening a silent communion of joy and delight.


colourless, yellow, green, pink, gray, purple


brazil, usa, madagaskar, afganistan, finnland


becomes paler or looses colour in direct sunlight

cleanse with running water method

energize on an amethyst cluster or in moonlight during full moon


pluto, venus


leo, scorpio, taurus


water (earth)



best combined with:

feng shui use:

north (personal journey)

southwest (relationships)

northeast (self-cultivation)

any negative direction (remove obstacles)


depression, addictions, anxiety, bi-polar disorder, immune system


calming and soothing, inspiring loving thoughts and communication

it can help heal a “broken heart”

helps balance negativity during emotional states

releases tension

promotes a peaceful disposition

emits exceptionally tranquil vibrations

gives us a general feeling of well being and provide a shield against unwanted negativity

enhances self esteem, tolerance and acceptance.


opens the heart to love for everything in the universe including the divine helps centering and grounding.

locations and rituals:

give kunzite as a gift to all you love, so they will feel your love and have a better life.

wear kunzite to be blessed with good fortune

gaze at or hold a kunzite to release daily stress, smooth out knotted muscles, calm nerves, anger or fear.