Amethyst Amethyst is the purple variety of quartz and is one of the most popular gems. If it were not for its widespread availability, Amethyst would be very expensive. Amethyst is a widely used gem.
The name "amethyst" comes from the Greek word "amethustos" which means "not drunken." In the first century, Pliny wrote that amethyst was so named for its color being nearly the same as that of wine. Early Greeks believed that drinking wine from an amethyst cup would prevent intoxication.
Amethyst Pl 4 & 7 Because we are in the lesson with Amethyst, it is the frequency that is the most affective in working with disease. It is the energy that goes to the cellular system and can be like a warrior going after the cellular consciousness, which hold the vibrations and causes us to be out of balance.