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Working with Garnet Part 4 The power of garnet can be used to work in protective charms, in talismans for good fortune, and in rituals for healing and to give energy. Energising Stone Garnet has a well founded reputation as an energising stone; it’s beneficial for people who are at a low ebb and need an…

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Working with Garnet Part 3 The power of garnet can be used to work in protective charms, in talismans for good fortune, and in rituals for healing and to give energy. To Receive PMS If you suffer badly with PMS, especially if you find this time of the month very draining, try suing a garnet to…

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Working with Garnet Part 2 The power of garnet can be used to work in protective charms, in talismans for good fortune, and in rituals for healing and to give energy. Business Success Garnets, especially green varieties, are often used as talismans to attract business success. If you are starting up a new project or you…

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Working with Garnet Part 1 The power of garnet can be used to work in protective charms, in talismans for good fortune, and in rituals for healing and to give energy. Traveller’s Stone Garnets have been used since Ancient Greece to protect travellers. A garnet amulet was believed to protect the bearer from all perils…

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The Magic of Black Crystals Black crystals are stones of protection and will power, and can provide you with the energy to develop your potential. Black is associated with both the elements of spirit and earth, and is connected to the energies of Saturn. Black is the colour you get when all colours are absorbed,…

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The Magic of Blue Crystals Blue has been associated with healing and calming the mind since the time of the ancient Egyptians, where the priests powdered lapis lazuli for use in ceremonies. Blue is the first colour we recognise when we see coloured objects. Our eyes contain more receptive cells for blue than any other…

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Using Your Emerald Part 4 Whether you wish to invoke the goddess Artemis, protector of women, or simply soothe overstrained eyes, emerald will prove a very effective and beneficial stone. Cure Migraines Emerald has a calming effect on the mind as well as the eyes and as such it is ideal for migraine sufferers. An old…

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Using Your Emerald Part 3 Whether you wish to invoke the goddess Artemis, protector of women, or simply soothe overstrained eyes, emerald will prove a very effective and beneficial stone. Aid Pregnancy In Ancient Greece emeralds were used to ease the pain of childbirth. The stone was usually suspended from a cord so that it hung…

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Using Your Emerald Part 2 Whether you wish to invoke the goddess Artemis, protector of women, or simply soothe overstrained eyes, emerald will prove a very effective and beneficial stone. Treating Eye Strain Emerald’s green colour is soothing to the eyes and in the Middle Ages engraves would often keep this gem on their desks to…

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Using Your Emerald Part 1 Whether you wish to invoke the goddess Artemis, protector of women, or simply soothe overstrained eyes, emerald will prove a very effective and beneficial stone. The Truth Stone Emerald was known as a revealer of truth, and illusions and enchantments were thought to be ineffective or dispersed around its purity….