Birthstone for Aquarius, Aries, Pisces and Sagittarius.
Amethyst’s powers include dreams, peace, love, spiritual upliftment, courage, psychism, protection against thieves and happiness.
Healers have been using Amethyst to increase their psychic abilities and intuition for centuries.
Cross-culturally, Amethyst has been used as a symbol of peace and unification. It is also thought to evoke feelings of serenity and calmness in those who wear it.
It is said to: dissipate sorrow, stress and anger; bring Harmony to one's love life; protect from negative elements; help to overcome addiction; aid detoxification; help develop concentration, meditation and prayer.
Amethyst is often used during meditation to provide an overall sense of spiritual balance. In the esoteric tradition of the Seven Rays, Amethyst is the gemstone of the 7th Ray, (ceremony), and aligns with the sacral center or Svadhisthana chakra.
Metaphysical Properties of Amethyst: serenity, contentment, spiritual balance.
Colour: from the palest lilac to the most intense purple.
Pink Amethyst - peace and protection.