Thursday, January 21, 2010

Beautiful Garnet....Januarys Birthstone

A recent selection of Renee Blackwell Design rings....From Left to Right...Lasor cut Quartz Crystal, Amethyst, Vintage French Button, GARNET, and German cut Glass from late 1940's.

Beautiful Garnet-Januarys Birthstone

Over the years, I have warmed to this deep reddish/burgundy/wine coloured stone, and now it ranks as one of my favourites. Being born in January, it’s also my birthstone...Wanna' know who else has a birthday this month? Check January Birthdays out!

Garnet Gemstone meaning

The Garnet is known as the stone for a successful business. If your business is not as good as it should be, just put 3 or more garnets on your desk. It is believed that if a garnet is put under a pillow it will cure depression. Garnets can be used to make a person popular and have self-esteem when worn as jewelry. It helps protect one on trips. Garnets bring constancy to friendships. Garnets are also known for stimulating success in business.

Garnet comes in many colors, but now we will speak only about red Garnet. The Garnet is associated with the thyroid and spleen. It helps cleanse and purify both when held over the area. The Garnet is usually held in the hand or placed on top of the head when searching or meditating on past lives. Information that is beneficial and helpful will usually be released for the searcher.

The Garnet is a stone of purity and truth as well as a symbol of love and compassion. The information released in a search may be painful, but it will always be what the searcher needs. The Garnet will help everyone's security level and spiritual awareness.