This stone represents memory and is believed to enhance memory and improve motivation. It is commonly found in Brazil, South Africa and India. It is purple in colour due to manganese and iron inclusions. The blacker the stone the rarer it can be.
Amethyst is good for memory, peace and calm and addictions. Vibrant amethyst brings revitalising spiritual connections.
Birthstone - Aquarius
Planet - Uranus
Element - Crown
Chakra - Crown
Wear amethyst to enhance your aura and boost your self-esteem
Place amethyst throughout your home to bring relaxation, health and happiness
Hold amethyst to your head to ease headaches and migraine
Keep amethyst near you to stop feeling homesick
Meditate while holding an amethyst crystal in each hand to enhance the flow of chi through your body
Place your other crystals on a bed of amethyst to re-invigorate them
Physical Healing qualities Good for healing, hormone regulation, insomnia and headaches. It helps with bacterial and viral infections. Great when made as an elixiar for arthritis. If addicted to anything, this stone can help reduce cravings. Aids detoxing and blood cleansing
Emotional Healing qualities - Helps with OCD and anger and violent tendancies. Reduces nervous states, grief and emotional energies. Enhances self esteem