Astro Jewels NY
Deeply purple and gorgeously hued, this Amethyst pendant has an incredible luster. Weighing 3.7 carats in total, this cushion cut Amethyst is set in a stylish Sterling Silver. The chain's length is 18 inches.
Astrological Sign: Aquarius, Pisces
Meaning: Peace, Stability, Protection, Healing
Healing properties of Amethyst: Amethyst is a gemstone often worn by healers, as it has the power to focus energy. A healer will usually wear several necklaces with amethysts set in silver. Amethyst is used for problems in the blood and in breathing problems. Amethyst crystal clusters are used to keep the air and life force in the home clean and positive. Amethysts are very beneficial in healing negativity in the home. Using an Amethyst as a meditation focus will increase positive spiritual feelings and help overcome fears and cravings. It also helps relieve headaches.
Sources of Amethyst: Brazil, Uruguay (in Artigas), Argentina, Bolivia, Mexico, Namibia, Zambia, Madagascar, Russia (Siberia) and the United States (Arizona, North Carolina, and Georgia).
Interesting Facts: The word Amethyst comes from the Greek meaning "without drunkenness" and Amethyst is believed to protect one from poison. This stone comes in shades of purple, lilac or mauve traditionally worn to guard against drunkenness and to instill a sober mind.
Beneficial properties of Sterling Silver: Silver is said to be amplify the effects of other stones, thus making it a needed compliment to any gemstone jewlery. Silver is also said to aid with mental health as well as strengthen certian physiological processes such as vitamin assimilation.