Garnet stimulates passion and sexuality, gives lifeforce. Is available in many colours, in different price and quality range. One of the most popular stones in jewellery.
Keywords: Gives and restores energy and vitality, femininity, sexual power, passion, inspires love and faithfulness, business success, fertility.
Garnets give courage, initiative, and vitality; they activate sexual energy and exert power beaming from the wearer, increase self-confidence, and help to advance in life. They are suitable for active and emotional people. Garnet is a symbol of feminine sexuality. It balances sexual drive and soothes emotional dissonance. Red garnet particularly stimulates the increase of Kundalini energy, and helps with potency problems.
It strengthens, activates, and reinforces survival instinct, bringing courage and hope. Garnet helps people constantly in a rush to live more in the moment, concentrate on the next step, and reach goals. Having a good effect on the pituitary gland, it is well suitable as a meditation stone, which helps to get over melancholia and depression. The energy of the stone activates a person’s power supplies. Garnets grinded in the shape of a square are thought to bring success in business
Garnet strengthens the heart and stimulates the entire blood circulation: It increases the amount of blood plasma and white blood cells, and improves the assimilation of hemoglobin. It helps with anemia and the resulting tiredness and lack of vitality. It has an energizing effect on the genitals and potency; in addition, healing effects on impotency and other genital-related diseases have been noted. It strengthens capillaries, and this has a favorable effect on the bronchi and lungs. Garnet relieves joint inflammations (arthritis, rheumatism) and skin diseases (abscess). It invigorates the brain and helps with poor memory. It improves the functioning of the liver, spleen, and kidneys.
Did you know?
- A stylish red garnet bead necklace found in a grave in Egypt is more than 5,000 years old.
- Red garnets have a long history, but modern gem buyers can pick from a rich palette of garnet colors: greens, oranges, pinkish oranges, deeply saturated purplish reds, and even some blues.
- Thousands of years ago, red garnet necklaces adorned the necks of Egypt’s pharaohs, and were entombed with their mummified corpses as prized possessions for the afterlife.
- Garnet is the birthstone for January and the gem for the second anniversary.
Care and maintenance
Lukewarm soapy water is the best for cleaning this stone, but it doesn’t tolerate long periods in bright sunlight. Household chemicals and perfumes are not a friend of any crystal. You can oil(non-perfumed) her from time to time.
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