Holistic Usage Historical:
In medieval times, garnet gemstone were thought to cure depression, protect against bad dreams, and relieve diseases of the liver and hemorrhages. According to legend, Noah used a finely cut, glowing garnet to illuminate the ark.
Common Gem Remedies:
Elixir of garnets is known to help with the menopausal symptoms, assimilation of vitamins and minerals, arthritis.
Garnet energizes, revitalizes, balances energy, brings serenity. It activates other crystals, clears negative energy. Inspires love. Stimulates controlled rise of kundalini energy. Place on the third eye for past life recalls. Treats spinal and cellular disorders, blood, hearts, lungs; regenerates DNA. Aids assimilation of minerals and vitamins. Red garnet represents love. Attuned to heart energy, it revitalizes feelings, and enhances sexuality. It also controls anger, especially toward oneself. It is also known to be a crystal for abundance. Choosing a garnet when picking up a crystal randomly from a bag means a letter is on its way.