Amethyst

Stone of Peace
Peace
Calming
Protection
Healing
Clearing
Creativity
Dreaming
Intuition
Meditation
Wisdom
METAPHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Amethyst is a Stone of Peace. It calms fears and lifts spirits. Sometimes called the Gem of Fire, Amethyst is powerful and protective with a high spiritual vibration, helping one to enhance higher states of consciousness and meditation. It has strong healing and cleansing powers and is used for spiritual purification. The air element stimulates the mind, intuition and psychic awareness.

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Chemical Formula

SiO₂

Colors

Hardness

7

Element

Air
Water

Chakra

Crystal System

Trigonal
About the mineral
Amethyst

This light purple to deep violet variety of quartz is often used in jewelry because of it’s hard, durable quality. The color of amethyst is the result of iron irradiation.

HISTORY

Amethyst has been highly prized since ancient times for its stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate and soothe the mind and emotions. Amethyst is a stone of royalty, used in crowns, sceptres and rings. The Egyptians carved them into magical amulets. Amethyst’s name comes from the Greek word “amethystos” meaning “not druken”, and is often used to encourage sobriety and prevent overindulgence. 

SOURCES

United States, Britain, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Russia, Sri Lanka, Uruguay, East Africa, Siberia, India, Bolivia

VARIATIONS

Available in vogels, wands, small & medium spheres, merkabas, points, massage wands, tumbled stones, small, medium & large raw pieces, small & large angels, small, medium & large hearts

Available at our BOOKSTORE:

Large Amethyst Geode

$1,599

Large Amethyst Geode

$1,999

Large Amethyst & Agate Cluster

$2100

Large Amethyst & Agate Cluster

$3,995

Large Amethyst & Agate Cluster

$1950

Amethyst and Agate Table

$6,900

Large Free Form Amethyst

$2,499