Chemical Makeup: X3Y2(SiO4)3
Crystalline structure: Hexagonal
Colors: Deep red
Hardness: 6.5 to 7.5
Localities: India, USA, Brazil, China, Kenya, Madagascar, Burma, Namibia, Sri Lanka, Tanzania
Astrology: Associated with the planet Mars and the Sun. Astrological birthstone for Aquarius.
Associated Chakra(s): Root Chakra
Metaphysical properties: Balancing, Connecting, Flowing
Garnet balances the Root Chakra.
Extracts negative energy from all of the chakras and transforms this energy into a beneficial state.
Enhances your internal fire, bringing the creative powers forth and allowing for manifestation.
Encourages fidelity and devotion, dispelling feelings of abandonment and loneliness.
Stimulates and balances movement of Kundalini energy from both the root and crown chakra, creating a free flow of energy along the spinal column and inner pathway of light.
Creates a balanced energy field around the physical body and aligns the mental and emotional bodies with universal energies.
Useful for purification, cleansing and elimination of disorder.
Treats imbalances of the heart, lungs and blood and assists in any healing that requires regeneration.