Red Winged Garnet Birthstone Fairy Ornament - January
Garnet is a powerfully energising and regenerating stone. It cleanses and re-energises the chakras. It revitalises, purifies and balances energy, bringing serenity or passion as appropriate. It is said to be able to warn off approaching danger and was long ago carried as a protective stone. Garnet is one of the most plentiful stones. It has several forms, according to its mineral base, each of which have different properties in addition to generic attributes. Garnet inspires love and devotion. Its balances the sex drive and alleviates emotional disharmony. Red Garnet in particular stimulates the controlled rise of kundalini energy and aids sexual potency. This is a stone of commitment.
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. It fortifies, activates and strengthens the survival instincts, bringing courage and hope into seemingly hopeless situations.
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. It also clears negative chakra energy.
Psychologically, Garnets sharpen your perceptions of yourself and other people. It dissolves ingrained behaviour patterns that are no longer serving you and bypass resistance or self-induced unconscious sabotage.
Mentally, Garnet helps you to let go of useless, old or outdated ideas.
Emotionally, Garnet removes inhibitions and taboos. It opens up the heart chakra and bestows self-confidence.
Garnet regenerates the body. It stimulates the metabolism. Garnet treats spinal and cellular disorders, purifies and reenergises the blood, heart and lungs and regenerates DNA.
Position: Earlobes, fingers, or over the heart chakra. Wear in contact with the skin. Place on the skin as appropriate to healing. For past-life recall place on the third eye chakra