A variety of quartz.
Color ranges from deep purple to pale lavender.
The presence of manganese in clear quartz produces amethyst.
A "stone of spirituality and contentment".
It clears the aura.
A "stone of meditation".
It is "warm and cuddly" as well as "regal and ruling".
It brings one the energies of serenity and composure.
Flexibility in decisions.
Protect against psychic attack.
It controls temperament by imparting a soothing, calming, and tranquilizing influence.
It is also said to help business affairs to prosper.
An excellent stone for one who is attempting to find freedom from addictive personalities, oneself or another.
Used in the treatment of insomnia and to ease pain from headaches.
Stabilizes mental disorders.
When the stresses of everyday life well up in you, hold an amethyst in your right hand, let its soothing, de stressing, calming, peaceful vibrations sink into you.
Calms fears, raises hopes, lifts spirits.
Worn, it wards off guilt and self deception.
Helps you overcome addictions, curbs over indulgence.
Calms emotional storms.
Powerful amulet for travelers.
Teaches the lesson of humility.
"Let go and let God"
Patience, remember there is time enough for everything, there is no need to rush.
Enables one to stay in the present moment.
Helps relieve physical and emotional pain.
Dispels rage, anger, fear, and anxiety.
Helps you feel less scattered and more in control.
Keeps one grounded while channeling.
Enhances psychic abilities.
Treatment of hearing disorders and headaches.