January Birth: Stone Garnet

The word Garnet originates from the Latin word “Garanatus,” meaning “pomegranate seed”. It has been known for serving guidance while traveling at night and attracting health and cheerfulness. Other characteristics associated with the Garnet include purity, truth, faithfulness, and friendship.

Some believe the healing properties of this stone revitalizes, purifies and balances energy. Available in red, green, orange, yellow, brown, pink & black, it is one of the more color diversified stones. This stone has a long history; a stylish garnet bead necklace was found in a grave in Egypt that is more than 5,000 years old. Red garnet necklaces decorated the necks of Egypt’s pharaohs and were entombed with their mummified corpses as prized possessions for the afterlife. Start shopping for your afterlife now! 

Posted on January 6, 2017 .