As 3 of the must-having crystals.I think the following information about Amethyst you need to know.
Color: Violet, light or dark purple
Anniversary Stone: 6
Energies: Power, Protection, Healing
Chakra: Seventh Chakra – Crown or Pineal Gland
Meaning of Amethyst
It’s a stone traditionally worn to guard against drunkeness and to instill a sober mind. It comes from the Greek meaning “without drunkenness”.
Healing Properties of Amethyst
As it’s one of well known mineral and gemstone in this world. Amethyst is called Purple Quartz in some areas, it’s a meditative and protection stone which helps relieve stress and strain, calms irritability, balances mood swings, dispels anger and anxiety. It helps remove negativity. It possesses strong healing and cleansing powers, brings emotional stability and inner strength. Helps encourage sobriety. Improves focus, memory, and motivation.
It helps one strengthen the immune system, alleviates pain and strengthens the body to fight against cancer. It not only helps one hold firm in one’s life, but it can enhance flexibility and cooperation. Cleanses the blood. Lessens headaches and releases tension. Purple Quartz can help heal diseases of the lungs and respiratory tract, skin conditions, and diseases of the digestive tract.
Amethyst is used as beneficial when dealing with legal problems and money issues, which can lead to prosperity and abundance, though it is not the best known prosperity stone.
Amethyst is well known — as from the ancients — as a sobriety stone. It is used for millenia to prevent drunkenness, it’s also used to assist in getting rid of addictions to smoking, drugs, alcohol, etc, and destructive compulsive behaviors of all kinds.
Uses of Amethyst Stone
- Place in the corners of your home, bedroom or office to protect your energy and space from negativity.
Put one piece under your pillow or near to your head to cleanse your energy overnight, stimulate intuition, and encourage healing abilities.
Improve your eyesight by gently gazing into an Amethyst orb.
Add to a crystal grid if you need help to smoothly move through change.
Make a healing gem elixir.
Used as home decorations.
Wear Amethyst jewelry to get the healing, spiritual and cleansing powers.
Used as cleansing and energizing for other stone jewelry.