Amethyst is a beloved mineral that occurs when manganese is present in clear Quartz. The color ranges from light to dark purple depending on its origin of location and whether it includes other trance minerals such as iron. It grows in many different formations and is also polished into every possible shape. Amethyst is an essential stone for anyone on a spiritual path who is looking to open their intuitive and healing capabilities. It is associated with the crown chakra. It is commonly known as a protective stone, particularly when dealing with spiritual and psychic protection. It is clearing of negative, static and dysfunctional energy from both the aura and physical body. It is calming for the mind as well as the emotions and helps to promote calm, tranquility and relaxation in the self. It is an excellent aid for meditation, psychic development and re-alignment of the subtle bodies.It is also known to aid in decision-making, intellectual reasoning, and focus, and brings insight and common sense. It promotes flexibility and release of rigidity of thoughts. It is also effective when trying to get over a former lover or painful relationship, helping to release the ‘need’ for or cord to that outside person. It is known well as a stone to support and encourage sobriety and to assist with healing addicted parts of the self. It has been used in treatment of many disorders, including headaches, bone and cell repair, healing of soft tissues of the body, organ healing and disorders of the endocrine and nervous systems. It has also been suggested to aid in the stabilization of mental disorders.
1lb 9oz (737 g)
3" diameter (8cm) Roughly