Garnet - The Stone of the Warrior
Wear Garnet For:
Motivation & Energy
Feelings of Grounding
Good Health & Vitality
This beautiful deep red healing stone promotes feelings of Motivation & Energy. It is the birthstone for January and this deeply grounding stone is a perfect accompaniment for you this time of year as it promotes good health and vitality. Garnet is a powerful regenerating stone and is the stone of Health and Life Force.
Garnet can be found the world over and because of this it has been used throughout history in many different cultures for many different reasons.
The name “garnet” comes from the Latin word “Garanatus,” meaning “seedlike,” in reference to the seeds of a pomegranate
In Greek Mythology a pomegranate is referenced as a gift of love and is associated with eternity, Garnet is given to symbolize this ancient beliefs and is also given as a safe quick return from separated love and it is believed to heal the broken bonds of lovers.
The ancient city of Bohemia, now part of czechoslovakia thrived on the garnet that was mined there. Many of their churches had magnificent interiors decorated with garnet, set and decorated in a paisley style which is where the modern style of Boho originates from.
Garnet Forever in my Heart Necklace
The ancient Celts called Garnet the warrior's stone and it has been found set into battle shields and sword hilts to give protection, courage and strength in battle.
In ancient Egypt Garnet was seen as a prized gemstone for the afterlife. Garnet was worn by pharos during their lives and has been found with their mummified corpses.
It is easy to understand why our ancestors found strength in Garnet, they had a good understanding that Garnet is a useful stone in a crisis as it can fortify, activate and strengthen the survival instinct bringing courage and hope into seemingly hopeless situations, thus turning a crisis into a challenge. A true stone of the Warrior.
There are so many ways to wear this beautiful stone to harness its power daily. Crystals coupled with essential oil can be especially holistically powerful.
Garnet Aroma Healing Bracelet
It can also remove inhibitions and taboos opening the heart and bestowing self-confidence. Garnet can be placed on the Base Chakra to boost and energize the whole Chakra System giving you increased energy and endurance.
A balanced Base Chakra can result in feelings of vigorous good health and boundless vitality, keeping you grounded and fully 'earthed' so that nothing can shake you.
Motivational & Energising Essential Oil Collection
The perfect essential oil to use with this revitalising crystal.