This violet quartz and birthstone for February promotes spiritual connection and protection. It aids meditation by calming one's thoughts to reach higher states of consciousness. Amethyst enhances intuition, wisdom, and creativity.
Its protective and soothing properties ward off negative energies of others and relieve stress, mood swings, and anxiety. It encourages healthy habits, and curbs overindulgence and unwanted addictions.
Amethyst, also called the "Couple's Stone," represents faithful love between couples. This stone of love helps alleviate sadness and grief from the loss of a loved one.