Garnet is a powerful regenerating stone as it cleanses and reenergizes the chakras of the body. It revitalizes and purifies, and balances energy, bringing serenity or passion as appropriate. It is believed that Garnet is one of the most plentiful stone, it has several forms according to its mineral base, each if which have different properties in addition to the genetic attributes.
Garnet inspires love and devotion and balances the sex drive of the body. It is particularly helpful in situations where there seems to be no way out or where life has fragmented or is traumatic. It is useful for fortifying and activating, strengthening hopeless situations. Crisis is turned into challenge under garnet’s influence and also promotes mutual assistance in times of trouble.
Garnet is strongly linked with the pituitary gland and stimulates expanded awareness and past-life recall. Garnet activates other crystals, amplifying their effect. It clears negative chakra energy of the body. Psychologically, it sharpens perceptions and brings success in business related matters. It dissolves ingrained behavior pattern that are no longer serving one and bypass resistance or self-induced unconscious sabotage. Mentally, it helps you to let go of useless or old or obsolete ideas. Emotionally, it helps to remove inhibitions and taboos. It opens up the heart chakra and bestows self-confidence.
Garnet regenerates body and stimulates metabolism. It treats spinal cord and is very useful in treating spinal and cellular disorders of the body. It is highly useful for lungs, heart, and regenerates DNA of the body. It assists assimilation of minerals and vitamins.
Various varieties of Garnet are found but the most common ones are Almandine garnet and Andradite.
Almandine – It is a strongly regenerative healing stone. It opens the pathway between the base and the crown chakra of the body.
Andradite – It is a dynamic and flexible stone. It stimulates creativity and attracts into your relationships what you need most for your development. It supports male qualities such as courage, stamina, and strength. It realigns the magnetic fields of the body. It cleanses the aura and expands psychic vision of the body. This is a stone of encouragement and helps in the formation of blood and energizes the liver and aids in assimilation of calcium, magnesium and iron content of body.