Amethyst is the stone of purple color, which is characteristic of the spirit and spirituality. This stone is the protector of man, characterized by qualities such as unselfishness, generosity, balance, meditation and achieving inner peace.
Basic physical characteristics of amethyst
Amethyst is the most popular variant of naturally colored quartz. Because of its magical purple colors it was prized since ancient times, but the origin of its color to this day has not been fully explained. It is generally accepted that the purple color comes from the presence of ions of iron (Fe) in the crystal lattice of quartz.
It is found in Brazil, Mexico, Zambia, Sri Lanka, USA, India, and Siberia.
How amethyst helps to preserve the health and mental state
Amethyst is the stone of metamorphosis and the transition from life to death. Because it is associated with the zodiac sign Aquarius, symbol of features such as a humanism, generosity, gift giving.
Since stimulates intuition and creativity, amethyst helps with learning all the things that are related to spiritualism, mysticism and occultism. It helps in achieving the vision and revelation, which makes that bishop carry him on ring on right hand.
Amethyst enhances memory, regulates blood pressure, calms nerves and keeps the heart. Protects against witchcraft and evil forces. Bad thoughts transformed into optimism.
Amethyst improves hormone production, purifies the blood, and relieves the bruises and the edema and treat hearing disorders.
Beneficial effects of amethyst are relaxation in the digestive system and also amethyst provides a light sleeper and for that it should be placed in the bedroom. Many people sleep with amethyst under pillow. Sleeping with amethyst facilitates body experiences and brings intuitive dreams.
Amethyst is used in treatment of alcohol, drugs or other addictions. In any of these cases, place a small piece of polished amethyst under the tongue of the person who shows symptoms of addiction. Under the tongue are glands which communicate with the entire biochemical system of the human body. A small piece of amethyst reacts with these glands and void addictive impulses.
The combination of amethyst and other crystals
Amethyst can be used with rock crystal and rose quartz. It is known that the amethyst calms the mind, while rose quartz leaflets emotional wounds. Rock Crystal amplifies energy in amethyst and rose quartz, so it should be combined in this trinity.
Amethyst should not be charged in the sun; only in addition to rock crystal.