Amethyst Crystal Points - Medium
Amethyst is a beautiful and protective stone of balance and harmony. It is a stone of the heart, mind, and spirit. It has been considered a powerful healing stone for thousands of years, and its properties make it ideal for meditation and spiritual growth opening the third eye chakra to allow you to receive spiritual wisdom more easily and increase your psychic abilities. Strengthening your intuition so that you can trust what comes through this channel as coming from within yourself rather than from outside influences.
Amethyst points come in a variety of colours, ranging from light to dark shades of purple-violet tones. A small amount of the stone looks to be white at first glance, especially at the base where its quartz matrix is primarily composed. The piece’s creation varies in terms of quality, colour, and ending, among other factors. A single entity may have up to four terminated points, with the bulk of them all having just one, as each bag ranges from 4 to 7 pieces per bag at 2 ¾” inch at their maximum length.
In Greek mythology, Amethyst was a young girl who became a target for the Greek God Dionysus. He became intoxicated and attempted to rape her. When Amethyst cried out to her Goddess for help, she immediately turned her into a stone known as amethyst. The name amethyst comes from the Greek word amethustos, meaning “not drunk” or “sober”; it was believed that this stone would prevent drunkenness if worn on the person or in their home.
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