Amethyst is easily one of the first few crystals one will own when starting a crystal collection. Despite being widely seen and sold everywhere, it is a crystal known to have lots of healing properties and it has many forms to them, which makes collecting them even more fun! In this article, we will introduce you to this beautiful purple crystal and why you should own a piece.
Chakra- Third Eye, Crown
Zodiac Sign- Aquarius, Pisces
Planet- Jupiter, Neptune
Colour- Purple, Lavender
About- The Amethyst crystal is widely sourced in Brazil, occurring in geodes within volcanic rocks. Amethyst derives from the Greek for ‘to be intoxicated’ and was worn to prevent drunkenness in ancient times. Besides that, Amethyst is known for its excellence in meditation and calming properties, aiding in many forms of physical and mental problems.
Beneficial for- Emotional and Psychological Pain, Insomnia and Nightmares/Sleep Paralysis, Anxiety and Paranoia, Grief and Fear, Protection against Psychic attacks, Relieves Stress, Blocks Negative energies, Helps overcome addiction, Enhances memory and improves motivation, Balances emotional highs and lows.
Amethyst crystals comes in many forms, most commonly found as clusters. Other forms are Trigonic Amethyst, Vera Cruz Amethyst, Amethyst Phantom Quartz, Amethyst Spirit Quartz, Brandenburg Amethyst, Amethyst Elestial, Smokey Amethyst, Lavender Amethyst, Amethyst Herkimer and I’m pretty sure there are a LOT more to see out there.
As much as we want to share more, the range of Amethyst alone is so wide and it is such an amazing crystal with so many different forms to own.