Base Chakra | Heart Chakra
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. Garnet is also a sensual stone. It represents primordial fire, and transmutes chaos, toxic emotions such as anger and frustration through the purification of love. It is a stone of strong, intense feelings. It induces Passion, Sensuality, Sexuality, Romantic Love and Intimacy. Garnet cleanses and re-energises the Chakras. It revitalises, purifies and balances energy, bringing serenity or passion as appropriate. Inspires love and devotion. Garnet sharpens the perception of oneself and others and removes inhibitions and taboos. It opens the Heart Chakra and bestows self-confidence.
Metaphysical Benefits and Properties
- Strengthens, purifies, vitalizes and regenerates the blood stream
- Sexuality and Passion
- Known as the Bedroom stone
- Love and Compassion
- Releases anger and frustration
- Stomach ailments such as cramps and bloating
- Grounding stone
In a crisis Garnet is useful to have, particularly in situations where there seems to be no way out or where life has disjointed. Activating and strengthening the Base Chakra it supports the survival instinct and brings courage and hope into those situations. Crisis is turned into challenge under Garnet’s influence and promotes mutual assistance in times of trouble.
Purifying vital organs and regenerating the blood stream whilst reducing toxins in the body are some areas Garnet is particularly useful. Emotionally it provides a protective and grounding influence. Garnet revitalizes, purifies and balances energy, bringing serenity or passion as appropriate also inspiring love and devotion, balancing the sex drive and alleviating emotional disharmony.
Garnet sharpens your perceptions of yourself and other people, dissolving deep-rooted behavioral patterns that are no longer serving you, and helps you let go of antiquated ideas. Garnet helps to gently open the heart promoting self-love. Garnet is also known as a Stone of Commitment, for purpose, to others, and to oneself. Its loving powers reflect the attributes of devotion and understanding. It provides for a balanced energy field around the physical body and alignment of the emotional and intellectual bodies by both monitoring and adjusting the flow of energy.