Garnet Pendants – Garnet gemstone is unique as it has over twenty varieties.
The main types are grossular, hessonite, spessartite, tsavorite, pyropoe,
dermantoid and almandite.
red is the most common color of Garnets, they are also found in a large variety
of colors, such as orange, yellow, green, purple, brown and pink. A discovery
of rare blue Garnet was found in Madagascar in the 1990’s.
deposits of Garnet have been found in Africa, USA, Brazil, India, Russia,
Kenya, Tanzania, Turkey, and Sri Lanka.
history of Garnet dates back to 3100 BC in Egypt where they were utilised in
jewelry and decorations. Hindus believe that it is associated with healthy
sexual activity, security and stability.
Garnet is said to aid the reproductive system, blood production, improve
metabolism, DNA regeneration, and cardiovascular system. Metaphysically it can
help attract wealth and luck. It is said to also avoid feelings of insecurity
and emotional instability. It improves the spiritual connection with others
which is beneficial for lovers as it can strengthen deep spiritual connections.
astrological signs for garnet is Aquarius and it is the birthstone for January.
It is said to be for the root and crown chakra.
of Garnet colors make it a versatile stone for pendants, rings, earrings,
brooches, necklace, pendants, pins and ornaments. It can be matched with other
gemstones for contrast or enhancement and it will look stunning in silver, gold
and platinum settings.