January 14, 2014 4 Comments
The stone that starts off the new year is the garnet. The Garnet is known as the stone for a successful business. If your business is not as good as it should be, just put 3 or more garnets on your desk. It is believed that if a garnet is put under a pillow it will cure depression. Garnets can be used to make a person popular and have self-esteem when worn as jewellery. It helps protect one on trips. Garnets bring constancy to friendships. Garnets are also known for stimulating success in business.
Garnet comes in many colours, but most people associate the stone with the dark red stone. The Garnet is associated with the thyroid and spleen. It helps cleanse and purify both when held over the area. The Garnet is usually held in the hand or placed on top of the head when searching or meditating on past lives. Information that is beneficial and helpful will usually be released for the searcher.
The Garnet is a stone of purity and truth as well as a symbol of love and compassion. The information released in a search may be painful, but it will always be what the searcher needs. The Garnet will help everyone’s security level and spiritual awareness. It can help increase the sex drive.
Powers: Healing, Protection, Strength
Lore: In the 13th century, Garnets were worn to protect against insects.
*Additional Information provided by Scott Cunningham’s Crystal, Gem and Metal Magic.