Garnet is a silicate group of minerals that was first recorded as ΑνθραϪέ in 325 B.C. by Theophrastus.This crystal is beneficial for health and creativity and helps to prevent nightmares.

Chakras - Root

Activates - Strength, Love & Relationships, Protection, Power, Physical Healing, Grounding, Prosperity, Manifestation, Action, Sexuality, Transmutation of Negative Energies, Motivation, Self-Rejuvenation.

Healing Physical - Regenerates the body as a whole. Treats spinal and cellular disorders. Stimulates the metabolism. Nourishes, rejuvenates, purifies and energises the heart, blood, lungs and DNA. Also assists in the assimilation of vitamins and minerals. Helps with haemorrhages, inflammatory diseases, and the suppression of anger.

Planets – Mars

Zodiacs – Aries, Aquarius, Capricorn, Leo, Virgo

Birthstone - January

Elements – Earth & Fire

Colours – Light to dark red to brownish or purplish red

Numerical Vibration - 2

Appearance –Translucent or Transparent . Usually small and faceted. Larger pieces are usually opaque.

Rarity – Common

SourcePyrope Garnet - Africa, Brazil, Australia, the United States, Mexico and Myanmar.Fine Pyrope Garnet - Bohemia near Treibnitz. Almandine Garnet -Sri Lanka, Mozambique, India, Brazil, Alaska and Greenland. Rhodolite Garnet - Africa, India, Sri Lanka and the United States.

Hardness – 7-8

Chemical Formula – (Mg, Ca, Fe2+, Mn2+)3(Al, Fe3+, Cr3+, V3+)2(SiO4)3

Family - Aluminium and magnesium (or iron) silicate

Healing with Garnet



♥ Grounding

♥ Love & Relationships

♥ Manifestation

♥ Motivation

♥ Nourishing and Rejuvenation

♥ Power

♥ Prosperity

♥ Protection

♥ Self-Discipline

♥ Strength

♥ Transmutation of Negative Energies