Properties of Amethyst

by | Sep 27, 2016 | Gemstones/Crystals | 2 comments

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Amethyst is associated with the Crown Chakra. This purple quartz is popular and mysterious to those that collect gems, heal with crystals and work within the energy field. Outside of its beautiful appearance and intriguing formations, Amethyst has amazing properties for improving your well-being.

Amethyst’s origin and meaning

If we look over the origin and background of the beautiful crystal amethyst, it is a crystal that belongs to the quartz family. It is generally praised and acclaimed for its splendid shades of purple. The purple shading can vary from a light shade of lilac to a profound plum tone. Amethyst stones generally have different zones of shading forces. These are the results of the extraordinary points of their cut. And as a result, the significance of amethyst can shift, be that as it may, for the most part, this beautiful crystal implies serenity and quietness.

The beautiful purple crystal carries meanings that are related to both our health, wellbeing and emotions. The purple amethyst is said to offer enthusiastic help as certainty and smoothness. This incorporates assurance from stress and uneasiness. Numerous individuals utilize this stone for business-related stress and even meditation. Amethyst is also said to have mending and healing properties. There are numerous implications and utilization of Amethyst, however, the most important one is how it benefits our health. It is also said to help in increasing strength and independence from negative propensities. 

Peaceful Sleep and Dreams

The spiritual nature of Amethyst helps to incorporate healing, meditation and peace. Because of its calming property, sleep comes easily and dreams are welcomed. By placing under a pillow, it can attract astral projections, past life regressions, lucid dreams and prophetic dreams. The user is also blessed by waking refreshed and content.

Healing properties

The properties of Amethysts are not limited, and one of the said property is its healing power. This includes the following things but is not limited to them-

  • Positively impacting our immune system.
  • Improves the functions of the endocrine.
  • Improves the appearance of skin.
  • Promotes digestive health.
  • Reduces headaches.
  • Helps in the better regulation of hormones.

Spiritual Guidance

Amethyst has a powerful property of bridging the gap to the spiritual world. It protects one on journeys to different planes, brings wisdom for reflection and keeps the vibration level high and even. Amethyst is a great aid in raising psychic awareness. Many use amethysts in meditation for reaching a new level of existence.

Health Benefits

It has been said that Amethyst can conquer the ills of addiction to alcohol, drugs or emotional problems, such as gambling. By drinking an amethyst elixir, hangovers can also be relieved. As far back as the deities Bacchus, Dionysus (gods of wine and libation) and Diana, Amethyst has been used for headache pain and arthritis. The Crown Chakra is located in the brain and closely tied to the nervous system where pain starts. By bringing this area into balance, physical attributes follow.

Love and Happiness

Love and happiness are often experienced when Amethyst is allowProperties of amethysted to enter the Crown Chakra. This helps to conquer negative space and become more receptive to friends and family members. When experiencing such emotions, it is not unusual to attract these emotions from others, as well.


The birthstone of a person is the gemstone that represents the individual’s period of birth that is usually the month or zodiac sign. It is also assigned based on the zodiac signs. The birthstones are often worn as a pendant, necklace, or jewellery. If we talk in terms of the time of the period of the birth month of the individual, Amethyst is assigned to the people who are born in February. In the era of the 15th – 20th century, the birthstone for people born in February was amethyst along with hyacinth, pearl. The beautiful crystal was then also worn as an ornamental piece which also provided the person wearing it with other benefits. Now, if we move towards the birthstone assigned to people based on their zodiac signs, the amethyst belongs to the people with the zodiac sign Pisces. The zodiac sign is of the people who are born between the 19th of February to 20th of March. 

Amethyst crystals are popular, inexpensive and necessary when wanting to gain a higher frequency to the spiritual. From small tumbled stones to natural crystal points, having Amethyst close to your body is simple to achieve. You can also find in clusters, geodes and cathedrals for display in your home or office.

The mysterious energy of Amethyst can help balance the 7 charkas in each person by pinpointing areas of inadequacies. Meditate with Amethyst, follow its lead and realize a heightened awareness and ability to better control your life.

If you want to know more about crystals, Check out our section of Crystals and their meaning.

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