Amethyst has an illustrious ligature with Ancient Egypt, Rome + Greece, as it was once regarded to be as precious as the Gem Greats, Ruby, Diamond + Sapphire.
Used to adorn the head + set into sceptres + rings it was a stone of Great Power, affiliating with the Etheric Chakras + used to awaken the Crown. A deeply fabled stone, once revered by the Ancients to bring wealth, humility, Third Eye reckoning + capable of banishing sorrow + evil. The Greeks even fashioned Purple Amethyst into goblets in their belief that the stone was anecdotal to the intoxicating effects of wine.
Today it is still a stone of purification + Spiritual shielding. It is the psychics stone + engenders communication with the Spirit World whilst operating from a place of sanctity + salvation.
Amethyst protects, maintains + refines ones inner space - in both the physical + physiological realm where the soul + our earthside forms reside.
It is governed by the Wind element + thus it is a great stone for energy circulation, preventing stagnation + removing energetic blockages. Fantastic for those wishing to banish substance addictions. Used in Feng Sui to invigorate + protect the home. All power starts with belief + through the Ages much credence has been bestowed into this Great Stone.