Updated: Sep 28
Garnet symbolism is rich and varied. Cultures all over the world have prized this gemstone for its beautiful colors and durability. The traditional January birthstone has also inspired many legends and popular associations with love, friendship, light, and vitality.
A JANUARY BIRTHSTONE
Garnet is best known as January's birthstone, which can be found in a variety of colours, all with incredible hues and tones. Garnet can be found in various shades of red, green, orange, brown, pink and purple. Mysticism surrounds this gemstone with legends that it protects against accidents and nightmares. Around the world, people give Garnet gemstones to one another as gifts for any occasion.
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LOVE, FRIENDSHIP AND TRUST
Garnet is a healing gemstone that helps the wearer eliminate negative feelings, brings positivity, stability, and boosts self-confidence. The Garnet jewellery has the power to bring happiness, maintain good physical and reproductive health. It helps the wearer to deal with mental depression, sleeping disorders, nightmares, and mindfully copes with emotions. Garnet jewellery has the ability to make a person focused and optimistic. The wearer establishes the trait of taking good and meaningful decisions in life. Garnet jewellery benefits the wearer with safe travels and the powerful January birthstone jewellery gives strength, stability, luck, and enthusiasm in life.
PROTECTION AND LIFE
Garnet is found the world over, and though commonly known to be red, it is in fact found in a variety of colours and chemical formulas, each with its own set of spiritual properties. Legends and folklore place Garnet among the most ancient of talismans. Not only was it prized as an ornamental jewel, but its strong curative powers and protective energies made it invaluable. Garnet is also known for its utilization of creative energy. It grounds spirit forces within the body and helps in the ability to work lovingly on the physical plane. Yet Garnet is a sensual stone. It represents primordial fire, the creation of the world out of chaos, purification and love. It is a stone of strong, intense feelings.
CELEBRITIES ADORNING GARNET
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