Approximately 1/2" in size. Purple with white, sometimes in the actual chevron shape.
Amethyst is an extremely powerful and protective stone with a high spiritual vibration, it is also a natural tranquilizer. With its strong healing and cleansing powers, it is also a guardian against psychic attack, and able to transmute that energy into love. Amethyst is a great stone to help those with addictions and blockages of all kinds. Extremely beneficial to the mind, it calms or stimulates when appropriate, helping to feel less scattered, more focused and enhances the simulation of new ideas.
Amethyst helps with the decision making process, bringing in common sense, and spiritual insights. Balancing out highs and lows, it promotes emotional centering, dispels anger, rage, fear and anxiety. It also alleviates sadness, and grief and supports coming to terms with loss. Amethyst promotes the love of the divine, encourages selflessness and spiritual wisdom. Opening intuition and enhances psychic gifts, this is an excellent stone for mediation. One of the most spiritual stones, it provides insights into true nature and encourages selflessness and spiritual wisdom.
Amethyst is the birthstone for the month of February.