Garnet is found worldwide and although generally red in colour, it also is found in pink, green, orange, yellow, brown and black. It has many varieties including Andradite, which is the most rarest.
A powerful energizing and regenerating stone. It balances energy bringing serenity or passion as appropriate. It inspires love and devotion, balancing the sex drive and alleviating emotional disharmony. A useful crystal to have in a crisis especially when there seems to be no way out. Also said to sharpen self perceptions and to help you let go of old ideas that no longer serve you.
A birthstone for Aries, Leo, Virgo, Scorpio, Sagittarius & Capricorn