Amethyst is absolutely spectacular variety of quartz, with crystals that range from a light lilac purple, to a deep royal purple it is no wonder these gems are prized by collectors and energy workers alike! Due to its purple color, Amethyst is associated with the crown chakra, and it is said to be a stone of peace and physical detoxification. The name Amethyst comes from the original Greek word “amethystos” which translates to “not drunk,” as the ancient Greeks believed that these stones could prevent intoxication and promote clarity of the mind. For this reason, Amethyst is considered the primary stone of Sobriety, and can help the bearer release any habit that no longer serves their highest good. Carry one of these beautiful amethyst tumbled stones with you to promote greater peace, and to encourage you to step into your true life purpose.
Amethyst is the traditional birthstone for February
Mohs hardness: 7
All Karma Cottage stones are cleansed and blessed under a full moon.