Source: United States, Britain, Canada, Mexico, Russia, Sri Lanka, Uruguay, Brazil, East Africa, Siberia, India
Colour: Purple to lavender
Amethyst has a strong healing and cleansing power, it transmutes negativity to love, and enhances spiritual awareness. Amethyst is used by people in meditation as it turns thoughts away from the mundane into tranquillity and deeper understanding. Although it helps you to feel less scattered, more focused and in control of your faculties, amethyst also enhances the assimilation of new ideas and connects cause with effect.
Purple dyed Quartz
Colour: Mostly clear.
In this piece the quartz has been specifically dyed to achieve this effect of purple colours. To achieve this naturally would take millions of years.
Quartz is the most powerful healing and energy amplifier on the planet because of its unique helical spiral crystalline form. Quartz aids concentration and unlocks memory. Kirlian cameras clearly show that when acupuncture needles are coated in quartz their effect is increased by ten percent as the quartz increases the bio magnetic field.