Birthstone: February
Zodiac Stone: Pisces

As a natural stress reliever, Amethyst is thought to provide protection from negative energies and attract the positive. It is believed to promote patience, love and understanding. Amethyst also promotes spiritual realization and serenity, which can be very useful in helping overcome depression and anxiety as well as strengthen one's resistance to stress.

Amethyst is thought to contain the energy of self-discipline and is said to stimulate the mind into higher levels of consciousness. Amethyst encourages spiritual development and brings a greater awareness of one's own physical thoughts as well as positive thought patterns. It aids in meditation and can enhance psychic abilities.

Associated With:

  • Optimism
  • Serenity
  • Divination