Purple-Coloured quartz; Amethyst is known as a spiritual stone and is used for general healing and for meditation. It is said that sleeping with a piece of amethyst beneath one’s pillow promotes intuitive dreams and inspired thought. Many healers also consider it useful in the relief of insomnia and to bring serenity in times of grief. The Amethyst clears, purifies and helps with any stress or tension. Traditionally believed to protect from drunkenness. One of the most favoured gemstones, it imparts peace and tranquillity and softens any negative feelings.
Amethyst is emotionally soothing, so it’s used to ease stress and emotional exhaustion. Being a classic meditation tool, amethyst aids meditation by calming the mind and focusing an overactive mind. It also eases additions and additive traits within the personality, allowing the potential for changes and growth.