Amethyst has been known for eons of time as the stone of spirituality. It calms and soothes the emotions as well as preparing the soul for intense transformational journeys. It creates a protective energy field around its wearer, assists in transmuting negative energies within the wearer and gives protection from external negative energies. Excellent for meditation. Gives spiritual cleansing, expansion & prosperity. Relieves insomnia. It brings peace and calmness.
Amethysts are recommended to those who deal with stress a lot, such as people with an excessive work ethic who are unable to enjoy relaxation. This quality is also believed useful when treating insomnia too. Amethysts also help those who are prone to depression and an overall melancholy feeling. Many also believe that amethysts are useful for those working to transcend chemical dependence. The stones may work as talismans to provide inner strength when battling dependency.