Amethyst Meaning and Healing Benefits

Four Amethyst crystal hearts with herbs on a white table

Main Meaning

Relaxation ~ Anxiety ~ Addictions ~ Insomnia 

Chakra: Crown and Third Eye

Birthstone: February (By Month) - Aquarius and Pisces (By Zodiac Signs)

Wedding Anniversary: 33 years

Benefits for your Mind 

Grief ~ Fear ~ Anxiety ~ Stress Reliever ~ Clarity ~ Tension ~ Dream Recall ~ Calms the Mind ~ Mental Focus ~ Ignites New Ideas and helps to Cure Nightmares.


Benefits for your Body

Detoxing ~ Boost Production of Hormones and Metabolism ~ Hearing Disorders ~ Headaches ~ Removes Parasites from the Intestines ~ Immune System and helps to Reduce Bruising and Swelling.


Benefits for your Soul

Improved Life Balance ~ Tranquility to Home ~ Bad Habits and Addictions (Smoking and Alcohol) ~ Enhances Psychic Abilities ~ Protects your Aura (Energy Field) from Negative People ~ Helps you to realise your life purpose and to move forward with your life instead of holding on to the past.



A Little History

The Greek word for Amethyst is 'Amethystos' which means A 'Remedy against Drunkeness' and 'Not Intoxicated' also the Ancient Greeks wore Amethyst to prevent them from over indulging with Alcohol.

In Tibet, Amethyst is considered a Sacred Gemstone and is used to make Prayer Bead Necklaces and Bracelets.


Mohs Scale Rating: 7.0

(The Scale Number from 1 to 10 given to Gemstones based on their hardness and ability to Scratch another Gemstone)


 Please Note:

*As Genuine Gemstones are naturally formed, please be aware that any markings and colours/shades may vary slightly from one Gemstone to another.

**All content on Gemstones throughout our website is for informational purposes only, for any health related illness's/conditions, please seek advice from your health care practitioner.