Amethyst is a member of the Quartz family and comes in a wide range of natural colors and shades including purple, reddish-purple to bluish purple. In its purest form, Amethyst is colorless. Color is mainly caused by the gemstones’ absorption of certain wavelengths of light.
Amethyst is a powerful, protective stone with a high spiritual vibration. It works on the emotional, spiritual, and physical planes to provide calm, balance, patience, and peace. Amethyst also relieves stress, fear, and anxiety.
- Chakras: Third Eye and Crown
- Birthstone: February
- Wedding anniversary: 4th and 6th year of marriage
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius