АМЕТИСТЪТ В ЦАРСТВОТО НА ЛИТОТЕРАПИЯТА

THE AMETHYST IN THE KINGDOM OF LITHOTHERAPY

Every month I share interesting information about stones - their origin, their symbolism, their healing properties, trivia. In this article we will discover what amethyst is and why we should make it a part of our daily life…

CHARACTERISTICS OF THE AMETHYST STONE

Crystal system

Rhombohedral

Deposits

Australia, Brazil, Madagascar, Russia, Uruguay

Colors

Purple, ranging from pale purple to deep purple

AMETHYST, ITS HISTORY, ORIGIN, COMPOSITION, PROPERTIES AND APPLICATIONS IN LITHOTHERAPY

Amethyst, considered the king of kingThe power of lithotherapy, with its natural beauty and remarkable virtues, is a powerful remedy against any kind of emotional negativity. Here you will discover its various properties and the influence it can have not only on your spirituality, but also on your home and other minerals.

HISTORY OF AMETHYST

Originally used as an ornamental stone, amethyst was cultivated for decorative purposes by the Etruscans and Egyptians. It was also used in the 18th century to make ornaments and brooches. Nowadays, amethyst is still considered a precious stone, which is why it features prominently on many precious objects (British crown, Egyptian crown, Russian crown, etc.). Because of its color and the beauty of its luster, it is still one of the most popular stones.

Amethyst is given an important place in the biblical record. Its main symbol has always been the promotion of celibacy and piety. It is not unusual to see it on the ornaments of the clergy during the Middle Ages. It is often found on relics, on bishop's rings and on priestly vestments. The place of this stone is equally sacred in the Buddhist religion and appears regularly in rosary designs, various amethyst necklaces with an amethyst pendant.

ORIGIN AND COMPOSITION OF AMETHYST

Discovered in very large quantities at the beginning of the 20th century, amethyst is considered a stone of the modern age of human history. Its main deposits were originally found in Uruguay and Brazil. From that moment on, this stone was mined and exploited in countries of Africa, South America, North America, Australia and even in Russia. Although the largest amount comes from South American countries, the specificity that can be noted in African countries is that it is much richer in color. In Australia, however, the stone is much smaller and much darker.

Amethyst belongs to the purple quartz family, that is, stones made of silicon dioxide. This stone varies between transparent and translucent, between pale purple and purplish purple, which is mainly due to the impurities of iron that can be found in it. Its color shades can vary from purple to bluish to light purple. You may find more purple tones depending on where you extract it. The same amethyst can and often does offer varying intensities of color, presenting a blend of blue, purple, and pink. Up to 250 ° C, the color of this stone is completely intact, and from 500 ° C it changes and becomes light yellow.

QUALITIES AND PROPERTIES OF AMETHYST IN LITERATURE

In lithotherapy, amethyst is considered a stone of humility and wisdom. Stimulates creativity, imagination and clarity, promotes not only meditation and concentration, but also spiritual elevation. It also takes care of alleviating negative feelings such as anger, fear, anxiety, sadness and grief.

In lithotherapy, amethyst also has the property of being a stone of transitional moments and a moment of separation. It can be carried and used in the event of the loss of a loved one, both for the one who leaves and for the one who remains. A remarkable property and quality of amethyst is that it purifies places and objects, whether through an amethyst ball or in some other form. Purifies the physical body, but also the aura. He perfectly accepts and integrates the novelties and changes. It is also used to clean, purify and recharge other stones and minerals.

As part of purifying a place, amethyst soothes and facilitates relaxation, which can be calm and deep relaxation if in a bedroom. If it is in your living room, this stone will be able to increase the energy speed of that room.

If you prefer to wear amethyst on yourself as a piece of jewelry, it will accompany you and convey all the qualities of the stone. So you'll take full advantage of the soothing and calming properties it provides throughout the day as soon as you wear it.

AMETHYST SYMBOLISM

Wisdom and strength

TRADITIONS AND RITUALS

Buddhism: Stone of spiritual development

Catholicism: the bishop's stone

Celts: the stone of the druids

India: The Brahmin's Stone

Amethyst Wedding: 48 years of marriage

 

The material is borrowed from the FRANCE MINÉRAUX website.

https://www.france-mineraux.fr/vertus-des-pierres/pierre-amethyste/

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