born shall find
Sincerity and peace of mind,
Freedom from passion and from care,
If they, the amethyst will wear."
February Birthstone - Properties of the Amethyst
For those who were born in the month of February the Amethyst is the
traditional birthstone. The February birthstone poem reflects some of the
properties with which the Amethyst is associated - stability, peace,
balance, courage, inner strength, sincerity and a calm disposition.
The healing properties of
the February birthstone are reputed to be effective for health problems
relating to the withdrawal symptoms of any sort of addiction,
headaches, insomnia, arthritis, pain relief, circulatory system issues
and general healing.
The Amethyst is also
referred to as the the "sobriety stone" as it was once believed to
prevent drunkenness and used to treat alcoholism and other types of
February Birthstone -
Where are Amethysts found?
The popular February Birth stone of the Amethyst is found in the following