Amythyst has been used to buy castles and kingdoms in ages past. Once a symbol of royalty and used as an amulet against drunkeness this stone has always captured the hearts of people worlwide. Amethyst gets its color from irradiation and trace iron particles in its matrix. It is believed to be a natural tranquiliser, it relieves stress and strain, soothes irritability, balances mood swings, dispels anger, rage, fear and anxiety. Alleviates sadness and grief, and dissolves negativity. Amethyst activates spiritual awareness, opens intuition and enhances psychic abilities.
Amethyst will fade over time in the intinsity of its color if exposed to constant and direct sunlight. It is best to keep it away from locations with these exposures so that you may enjoy it for many years to come!