Garnet gemstones have deep roots in many ancient civilizations. The word garnet is derived from the Latin word granatum, meaning pomegranate and referencing the gemstone’s similarity in appearance to pomegranate seeds. Garnet jewelry and stones were popular in ancient Greek and Roman civilizations, being used as ornamental adornments and signs of power.
It is said that the only light on Noah’s ark was provided by a single, large Garnet gemstone. In the Middle Ages, wearing garnet jewelry was believed to enhance truth, faith and love commitments—similar to the healing properties garnet is valued for today!
Garnet is a symbol of health and passion that enhances energy and pleasure. It helps to move the chi and energy flow within the body, making a garnet bracelet a must have energy tool. Since Garnet is connected with the base or root chakra, wearing garnet jewelry or bracelets is very beneficial for those who often find themselves feeling ungrounded or lacking energy. Red Garnet jewelry, specifically, is also a wonderful gemstone tool to help you feel more secure, safe and to bring abundance. Wearing a garnet stone bracelet can help to alleviate feelings of fear, worry and panic so that you can feel more grounded and connected to yourself in the present moment.
Wear your garnet stone jewelry to help your body connect to the revitalizing energy of the Earth. It can help you enjoy all the joys in life, bringing you closer to achieving all your goals and dreams.