Garnet Rough - Nuggets - These Garnet "Nuggets" are naturally faceted when a Garnet is formed and have a wonderful natural shape. These Garnet crystals have a deep and dark red color and are mostly opaque with some occasional translucency along the edges of some of the garnets.
Garnet has been used for centuries by emperors, knights, and warriors as a protective Talisman, by Hindu and Buddhist followers as a holy stone of enlightenment, as well as by Native North and South American Indian, Aztec, Mayan, and African Tribal cultures.
The flash and fire of Garnet inspires a sense of lightness and brightness, illuminating to dark places and dark souls. Garnet is a good stone for depression, bringing joy and hope to its user, and helps lessen anger, especially towards oneself. Garnet's fire stimulates the survival instinct, bringing willpower and courage to a situation. Garnet will quickly "light a fire" under you, bringing those internalized ideas and feeling you have to the surface to be acted upon and carried out.
Powerful Garnet can cleanse the chakras of negative energies and re-energize them. Use Garnet to balance the Sacral Chakra and sex drive, and to aid in the controlled rise of Kundalini energy.
Garnet inspires love and passion, devotion and loyalty. A stone of commitment, Garnet encourages personal relationships of all kinds, and is a useful relationship tool both personally and in business.
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|Physical and Metaphysical Properties for Garnet Rough - Nuggets|
|Properties for Stone:||Garnet|
|Primary Chakra:||Root Chakra|
|Secondary Chakra:||Heart Chakra, Sacral Chakra|
|Crystal System:||Isometric Crystal System|
|Astrological Sign:||Aquarius, Capricorn, Leo, Virgo|
|Numerical Vibration:||Number 11|
|Hardness:||6 to 7.5 Hardness|
|Color:||Black, Brown, Colorless, Green, Orange, Pink, Red|
|Mineral Class:||Silicates Mineral Class|
|Issues and Ailments (Physical):||Abdominal, Abdominal Pressure, Anemia, Arthritis, Blood, Blood Circulation, Blood Detoxing, Circulation, Colic, Colon, Exhaustion, Fatigue, heart, Hyperactivity, Impotent, Intestinal Tract, Intestines, Kidneys, Legs, Liver, Low Blood Pressure, Menopause, Pancreas, Physically Overactive, pituitary gland, Self Confidence, Self Esteem, Sex Drive, Stomach, thyroid, Vitality, Vitamin Absorption, Wilpower|
|Issues and Ailments (Emotional):||compassion, Crisis, Dignity, Honesty, Relationships, Self Confidence|
|Issues and Ailments (Spiritual):||manifestation, Prosperity, Transformation, Unification, Unity|
|Extra Grade:||Beautiful light to deep red color, translucent, < 10% matrix|
|A Grade:||Nice red color, partially translucent, 10% - 25% matrix|
|B Grade:||Poor red color, opaque, and/or > 25% matrix|
|Category:||Natural Crystals & Minerals|
|Alternate Stone Name:||Corundum Garnet|