A potent stone for spiritual healing and growth. Used for help to beat addictions. A beautiful purple quartz crystal , it's one of the stones that embody the energy of the violet flame.
This stone has been found in a large number of locations, including Europe, Russia, India, Sri Lanka, East Africa, Brazil, Mexico, Uruguay, Bolivia the USA and Canada.
This crystals name comes from the Greek word 'amethustos', meaning non-drunk.
One of the interesting facts about Amethyst crystals is that the ancient Greeks made cups from the purple stone. These ancient people believed that drinking from it could prevent you from becoming inebriated.