About Amethyst Physical Properties: Amethyst is a variety of quartz which naturally occurs in crystal form and is the most valuable form of quartz. The transparent prismatic crystals can be found in clusters as an incrustation (or druse) in a nodular stone, commonly known as a geode. Amethyst is unique in color, ranging in shades of purple from pale lavender or lilac to a deep intense purple. In jewelry, the most precious Amethysts are the ones with the deepest and densest variations while maintaining their transparency and luster.
|Folklore & Legend|
Amethyst is a crystal with a mysterious energy. When you see it's unusual purple color, you know it's special. Amethyst has a calming yet spiritually protective energy that makes is good for any type of dream work… lucid dream, astral projection, past life regression, prophetic dreams etc…. It can also help overcome insomnia and/ or nightmares for some people and may help the bearer awake very refreshed and energized.