Amethyst Agate Tortoise with Uruguayan Geode (x586)
110mm x 50mm x 60mm weight 337g
Amethyst is a highly versatile stone and is believed to heal the body as well as the mind. It is said to cleanse the mind and aura, as well as relieving pain. Amethyst is held to be very relaxing, making way for spiritual development.Amethyst was also reputed to control evil thoughts, increase intelligence and render men shrewd in business matters. For travelers, it was worn as a protection from treachery and surprise attacks. It also kept soldiers from harm and gave them victory over their enemies. It lent assistance to hunters in the capture of wild beasts and fowl. On the other side, it was considered to be a powerful psychic stone of protection against witchcraft and black magic. Like other royal stones, it protected its wearer from disease and infection.
Amethyst is an exceptional crystal for wearing on the body, for use in healing rituals, and for enhancing one’s environment. It has been known to fade in direct sunlight and care should be taken. It is also good to clear its energies from time to time by holding the stone under running water for a short period while affirming that the stone is cleared. Keep unpolished Amethyst near other crystals to recharge them.