Amethyst Earrings ~ Lore
Amethyst is known as “the stone of spirituality and contentment”, used to heal the heart at the highest spiritual levels. Amethyst balances out highs and lows, promoting love of the divine, giving insights into its true nature, and encouraging selflessness and spiritual wisdom. It opens intuition and enhances psychic gifts.
It is a very powerful stone with a high spiritual vibration. Its serenity enhances higher states of consciousness and meditation. It calms and stimulates the mind, helping you become more focused, enhancing memory and improving motivation.
Amethyst can show us how to let go and trust; surrender so that you may see beyond the cycle that consumes you; give it all up, so that you can receive more. Used to activate spiritual awareness, opening up intuition and enhancing psychic abilities. It can help overcome addictions and blockages of all kinds. It has a myriad of natural aids for the body. Amethyst gemstones produce small, detectable magnetic fields. Since your body also has a magnetic field, the Amethyst and your body can exchange energy with one another.
White Agate is referred to as “The Stone of New Life” because of its comforting, pure, nurturing and loving energies. Often used by Crystal Healers, as it can be called upon in for many areas of the being without falter.
White Agate is believed to encourage quiet contemplation and assimilation of life experiences, leading to spiritual growth and inner stability ~ strengthening bonds between beings, promoting love and respect for those around us, while loving and respecting the self. For this reason, it is extremely beneficial for meditation and healing of the body’s energy centres/chakras. It cleanses and stabilises the aura, eliminating and transforming negativity.
Greek philosophy described this gem as early as 300 B.C. It was the stone of warriors in ancient times. The famous ancient Egyptian scarabs are made of agate. Agates come in many forms and colors and are among the earliest stones used for healing and bringing good luck.
Agates can enhance one’s perceptiveness and stimulate analytical capacity while providing balance between one’s physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual states.
Turquoise is known as the most efficient healer, providing solace for the spirit and wellbeing for the body. Believed to promote spiritual attunement and enhance communication with the physical and spiritual worlds. Considered to be a bridge between Heaven and Earth, grounding us while still remaining open to Spirit. Turquoise unites the earth and the sky, bringing together male and female energies.
Many Native American cultures believe Turquoise helps to connect the mind to the infinite possibilities of the Universe, and Turquoise is considered sacred in many Chinese cultures as well. It has been used throughout the ages for protective amulets. Promotes self-realisation and assists creative problem solving. It is a symbol of friendship, and stimulates romantic love.