7 CHAKRAS ALIGNED ON BLUE AMETHYST
A gift from mother earth with strong healing vibration are excellent crystals to keep on your body.
The ancient Greeks wore amethyst and made drinking vessels decorated with it in the belief that it would prevent intoxication.
Amethyst was used as a gemstone by the ancient Egyptians and was largely employed in antiquity for intaglio engraved gems.
The medieval European soldiers wore amethyst amulets as protection in battle in the belief that amethysts heal people and keep them cool-headed.
Tibetans consider amethyst sacred to the Buddha and make prayer beads from it. It is one of several forms of quartz. Amethyst is a semiprecious stone and is the traditional birthstone for February.
In the Middle Ages, it was considered a symbol of royalty and used to decorate English regalia.
In the Old World, amethyst was considered one of the Cardinal gems, in that it was one of the five gemstones considered precious above all others, until large deposits were found in Brazil.