Metaphysical Healing Properties of Amethyst
February’s birthstone, Amethyst is an affordable, natural, and popular gemstone. It is known as the All Healer. It is one of the most beautiful gemstones in all the gem kingdom! Amethyst is also highly regarded among healers for its incredible properties. This marvelous gemstone, that is actually a type of quartz, can be found in various shades of purple depending on the origin of the specimen.
Let’s talk about its metaphysical attributes! The Greeks were some of the first people to understand and use Amethyst for its healing properties. They wore it as a talisman of protection to keep themselves from intoxication. It is now known as the Stone of Sobriety. Amethyst is associated with the seventh chakra, the crown chakra, which connects us to our Highest Self and the Divine. All energy begins to flow from the ground, the roots, upward through the first 6 Chakras and by the time it reaches the Crown it is perfection. Amethyst clears mental confusion in order to enhance intuitive abilities and inspire creativity.