Posted on Feb 11 2015
Amethyst: A Stone of Protection and Spirituality
Amethyst, February’s birthstone, is a meditative and calming stone which works in the emotional, spiritual, and physical planes to provide calm, balance, patience, and peace. By wearing or using Amethyst crystals, you can become more in tune with your own feelings and get to know your inner self on a much deeper level. It is a gemstone which can bring you calmness, inner peace and is thought to heighten your natural intuition. This stone is also known to cleanse the mind of any emotional clutter.
Amethyst is known for the ability to reduce addictive traits and provide protection because they repel more energy than they attract. Research has proven amethyst has a sobering effect on the person who chooses to wear the stone. Today, amethyst is used in alternative healing practices for reducing addiction to alcohol, drugs, sex, shopping, and a number of other afflictions.
Amethyst healing properties can relieve pain and swelling throughout the body by calming the nervous system. Amethyst is well known for having a positive affect against insomnia and nightmares. By placing an amethyst crystal under your bed, you can dispel nightmares and encourage lucid dreaming. It has also been established amethyst relieves excessive acidity (heart burn), combats insect bites, and improves the quality of the skin.
Amethyst has been highly regarded through the ages and is one of the most sought after healing crystals. Whether you seek the powerful healing effects or just enjoy the beauty of this stone, you will find a beautiful selection of amethyst jewelry and gemstones at both of our showrooms or online at Silver Eagle Gallery