garnets are a related group of minerals. members of this group include: almandine (red to violet red); spessartite (yellow, rose, or orange to reddish-brown); pyrope (deep red); grossular (white, yellow, yellow-green, brownish-red, orange or black); andradite (colorless, yellow-green, or brown to black). the most prized garnet is an emerald green variety called demantoid and is a member of the adradite group.
dark red, black, pink, green, orange, purple, brown, yellow
africa, india, former soviet union states, brazil and usa.
cleanse with running water method, energize on an amethyst cluster or in sunlight
best combined with:
feng shui use:
north (personal journey/success)
negative directions (personal power to bring victory)
garnet is a stone of health, it helps transform negative energy to a more positive state
the brown varieties of garnet are used by healers to help draw out and release stress
it is said that garnet increases sex drive.
garnet helps us with commitment, to ourselves, others and to a purpose
garnet balances and stimulates the kundalini, base and crown chakras
locations and rituals:
garnet stimulates success in business. if your business is not as good as it should be, put 3 or more garnets on your desk
put garnet under a pillow it will to cure depression
wear garnet as jewelry to make you popular and have self-esteem
garnet protects one on trips