Amethyst is a powerful and protective stone and is a natural tranquilizer. It has a calming and soothing effect, relieving stress and anxiety, soothing irritability and dispelling anger, rage and fear. Resonating with the third eye and crown chakras Amethyst activates spiritual awareness, connects us to our intuition and enhances psychic abilities. Functioning as an aid to meditation, Amethyst calms the mind, helping you to become more focused. It purifies the aura of negative energy and attachments offering a powerful protection against psychic attack. A handy remedy for insomnia, Amethyst assists in remembering and understanding dreams. It has a sobering effect on addictions and is useful in treating overindulgence of drugs or alcohol. Tumbled stones in Amethyst can be purchased online here.