I love stones, which resemble something cosmic and magical in their structure and image. I’ve already told you about the incredible beauty of lapis lazuli and agate. These two stones repeat the most unusual forms of nature, that’s why they are so fascinating. So today I want to tell you about another phenomenon of nature, an unusual and precious stone – amethyst.
It is appreciated since ancient times and, according to the biblical descriptions, it was inserted into the pectoral of Aaron the High Priest as one of the 12 gems. Today a great number of jewelers use amethyst stone in their jewelry. Even novice designers resort to the imitation of this stone. With the advent of such subcultures as Pastel goth and Tumblr – amethyst has become the main attribute of youth fashion.
‘ The name comes from the Ancient Greek ἀ a- (“not”) and μέθυστος méthystos (“intoxicated”), a reference to the belief that the stone protected its owner from drunkenness. The ancient Greeks wore amethyst and made drinking vessels decorated with it in the belief that it would prevent intoxication.’
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It should be worn when you are plagued by worry and anxiety. The best thing is to wear amethyst necklace or ring. Its internal energy helps to find inner peace and inner harmony, to maintain health.
Some widows and widowers wore amethyst as a sign of eternal love to the deceased spouse. Therefore amethyst stone is a symbol of faithful, devoted love, it is sometimes called ”widow’s stone”.
Those who are on a diet, the magical properties of amethyst stone will help to cope with hunger.
The water in which this gem spent the night is suitable for treating such diseases:
– Treatment of liver and kidney
– Cleansing of capillarie
Amethyst is not just a beautiful and stylish stone, it’s a magical amulet that makes life much easier. If you want to know more about stones, I want to invite you to our post dedicated to the birthstones. Thank you and see you soon! 🙂