Amethyst has been valued for its beauty and energetic uses as early as 25,000 BC by the Neolithic people of Europe. The Greeks believed Amethyst to prevent intoxication, calm anger and relieve frustrated passion. Today the stone is associated with its abilities in protection and purification. It helps one to still the mind, and form a protective shield to negative influences and attachments such as addictions to drugs, alcohol and tobacco. Placed in your home it creates a protective energy field. Assists in aligning physical reality with one’s soul purpose.