Amethyst Mystical and healing powers
by Seema Susheel
Amethyst apart from being the beautiful charming purple gemstone is also known to be powerful and effective in bringing about a change in the person, internally and externally. Some people believe that the amethyst gemstone can be used to remove negativity and fear of failure and bring about a more intense spirituality and positive energy leading to success.
Summary:Amethyst apart from being the beautiful charming purple gemstone is also known to be powerful and effective in bringing about a change in the person, internally and externally. Some people believe that the amethyst gemstone can be used to remove negativity and fear of failure and bring about a more intense spirituality and positive energy leading to success.
Amethyst Mystical and healing powers A human is always looking at happiness in all areas of his life be it relationships or work, he is always searching to make his life peaceful and happy. There might be problems in the relationships or at work or health, in the search to find solutions to these problems man has tried out many avenues from Allopathy to Ayurveda, Reiki to Color therapy and Gem therapy and many more. Many have found success in their endeavors as they have had a strong faith in these alternative medicines.
Even gem therapy or in simple words wearing of certain gemstones or carrying it close to you has been beneficial to many people worldwide. The experience of these people has led people to buy gemstones for not just the aesthetic value but beneficial healing properties too. Amethyst apart from being the beautiful charming purple gemstone is also known to be powerful and effective in bringing about a change in the person, internally and externally. Some people believe that the amethyst gemstone can be used to remove negativity and fear of failure and bring about a more intense spirituality and positive energy leading to success.
It is said to reflect energies, it absorbs the positive energy from the nature and throws out negativity from the persons mind and soul. Many people worldwide have used amethyst as there lucky charm and prospered. These people have had full faith in the belief that gem therapy works and hence after wearing the gemstone have experienced the desirable changes in their course of life leading to peace and happiness. Once the wearer has a strong belief in the powers of amethyst it works psychologically bringing about a change in him mentally and spiritually helping him move forward in his path winning all odds. From the yester years amethyst the translucent purple quartz is supposed to evade drunkenness. Even now, this property of the gemstone is been put to use by curing alcoholics of their addiction.
Apart from the general treatment given to the alcoholic they are supposed to wear the amethyst as a finger ring or a neck chain or meditate by holding the amethyst in there palm and letting the stone emit its positive energy to the body. This has proved beneficial and is been practiced to cure alcoholics of their addiction. According to ancient Indian astrology the planetary movement and their positions in a particular period of a person’s life determines the many happenings in his life. Calculating these planetary movements with your birth date, time and place of birth an astrologer can accurately tell the happening of your past, your physical and mental nature and also future predictions.
Based on your problem and constitution the astrologer will suggest which gemstone is to be worn, other particulars like the size of the gemstone, has to be worn as a finger ring or a locket, which metal to be used to set the stone – gold or silver, which finger to be worn on etc, all these particulars will be suggested by the astrologer. From the ancient times precious gems have been worn to ward off the ill effect of a planets movement and it’s believed to protect one against problems. According to the practitioners of gem therapy believe that gemstones carry certain vibrations which when placed within a person’s aura, have the effect of changing it. It is believed that the human aura consists of nine colors any deficiency or excess of these colors upsets the body’s energy balance leading to illness. Gemstones heal by restoring the balance to the original composition of the nine colors. The fact that the gemstones are from the earths crust strengthens the belief that they have beneficial properties. It could be because of the effect of the Sun rays, color, touch or simply the conviction that gems can heal when medicines can’t that has led people using gemstones to attain better health.
As per Vedas (Ancient Hindu religious text) an illness can be cured by prayers, gems and medicine. This holds good even now. Amethyst is considered to be connected with the water element and also plays an important role in Reiki and color therapy. Amethyst is supposed to calm the tensed nerves hence is best for individuals who are subjected to lot of tension be it in the work place or in there personal life. It helps a great deal to people who are very emotional and impulsive. The amethyst brings about a spiritual understanding and a sense of peace and contentment. It has benefited people with weak finances and is believed to bring about intelligence and wit to its wearer. The amethyst is considered to be the mystical gemstone as it’s believed to help heal wounds and protect the wearer from disease. It’s believed to change color in the presence of a coming danger warning the wearer and protecting him from the danger.
From ancient ages in Egyptian, Roman, Chinese and Indian civilization the beneficial properties of amethyst were identified and used in ancient times to bring peace and prosperity. The Kings and Queens have adorned the beautiful amethyst as a jewel in their crowns and necklaces. The amethyst was supposed to influence the power of nature and increase the wealth, power, stability, and fame of the wearer. Apart from this that amethyst is such a feast for the eye the belief that it has beneficial properties would be a reason that it’s such a popular gemstone among the royals. A gemstone works differently for different people so to buy a gemstone by the research you do looking at books or the net is not a safe method. Amethyst or any other gemstone worn for its therapeutic uses should be bought after much consultation from a reputed astrologer and the jewel should be made from a professional genuine gems dealer taking care that the gemstone is real. A level of faith is must for the gemstone to work for you as only then positive waves will be generated and the expected results achieved.