Garnet (Almandine)

Crystal System: Isometric
Hardness: 7 – 8
Chakra: Root
Energy Vibration: 2
Zodiac Sign: Aries, Leo, Virgo, Capricorn, Aquarius
Planet: Mars
Element: Fire, Earth
Source: Worldwide
Beneficial For: Strength, Love & Relationships, Protection, Power, Physical Healing, Grounding, Prosperity, Manifestation, Action, Transmutation of Negative Energies, Motivation, Self-Discipline, Nourishing and Rejuvenation

Garnet cleanses and re-energises the chakras. It revitalises, purifies and balances energy, bringing serenity or passion as appropriate. Inspires love and devotion. Garnet balances the sex drive and alleviates emotional disharmony. It activates and strengthens the survival instinct, bringing courage and hope. Stimulates past-life recall. Sharpens perceptions of oneself and others. Garnet removes inhibitions and taboos. It opens the heart and bestows self-confidence.

PHYSICAL Supports reproductive organs, aids recuperation from injury. Garnet regenerates the body and stimulates the metabolism. It treats disorders of the spine and spinal fluid, bone, cellular structure and composition. Purifies the heart, lungs, blood and regenerates DNA. Garnet boosts the immune system and energy levels.

EMOTIONAL Dispels negativity, worry and panic; helps one adhere to truth.

SPIRITUAL Provides grounding and protection, arouses kundalini energies.