Zodiac sign: Leo, Virgo, Capricorn, Aquarius
Garnet is a powerfully energizing and regenerating stone.
This stone inspires love and devotion. It balances the sex drive and alleviates emotional disharmony. Garnet is a useful crystal to have in a crisis. It is particularly helpful in situations where there seems to be no way out or where life has fragmented or is traumatic. Garnet has a strong link with the pituitary gland and can stimulate expanded awareness and past-life recall. Garnet activates other crystals amplifying their effect. Square-cut garnets are said to bring success in business matters.
HEALING: Garnet stimulates the metabolism, treats spinal and cellular disorders, purifies and reenergizes the blood, heart and lungs and regenerates DNA. It assists assimilation of minerals and vitamins.
Zodiac sign: Gemini, Pisces, Aries
Aquamarine is a stone of courage. It reduces stress and quiets the mind, protects against pollutants. It has an affinity with sensitive people and also the power to invoke tolerance of others. It overcomes judgmentalism, gives support to anyone who is overwhelmed by responsibility, and encourages taking responsibility for oneself. It creates a personality that is upright, persistent, and dynamic. It can brake old self-defeating programs. Aquamarine calms the mind removing extraneous thought. It filters information reaching the brain and clarifies perception, sharpens the intellect and clears up confusion. Aquamarine is useful for closure on all levels. Spiritually it sharpens intuition and opens clairvoyance.
HEALING: Aquamarine is useful for sore throats, swollen glands, and thyroid problems. It harmonizes the pituitary and the thyroid, regulating hormones and growth. It strengthens the body’s cleansing organs and aids the eyes, jaws and teeth, and stomach.