Do you want to learn more about amethyst?
Let IVJ help with everything you need to know about amethyst! Let's start with the history and where it comes from.
Amethyst jewelry has been found and dated as early as 2000 BC. Some historical accounts say that Saint Valentine had an amethyst ring carved with an image of Cupid. For those familiar with Old Testament history, amethyst was one of the twelve gemstones that represented the twelve tribes of Israel.
What is special about amethyst?
Amethyst is a powerful and protective stone. Amethyst activates spiritual awareness, opens intuition and enhances psychic abilities. It has strong healing and cleansing powers. Amethyst encourages sobriety, having a sobering effect on overindulgence of alcohol, drugs or other addictions.
What does amethyst protect you from?
Amethyst helps ensure emotional stability, reducing the strength of emotions and helping level anxiety and calm the mind. Amethyst promotes peace and tranquility and is even helpful in preventing nightmares and other unpleasant dreams due to its strong, spiritual vibration.
What does Amethyst mean spiritually?
Amethysts are reported to open a person's third eye. The third eye is considered to be a source of power and wisdom. Crystal practitioners believe a person can use amethysts to enhance or sharpen spiritual visions and enlightenment.
What chakra does amethyst help?
Amethyst works to bring tranquility to your mind and your crown chakra so you can focus on healing any blockages that are holding you back from experiencing bliss. Your seventh chakra is purple and is known as the crown chakra because it's at the very top of your head.
Hopefully this blog helps to bring educational insight about amethyst. I will be doing a new one every week about a different crystal or stone. If you have any specific questions or have a certain gem or mineral you would like to learn more about, feel free to leave me some comments.
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