Healing Properties of Hessonite Garnet
Spiritual: Hessonite Garnet is a powerful talisman for spiritual warriors and a wonderful tool for manifesting abundance. It encourages us to be open to receiving and growing, and not to allow ourselves to become stiff and closed off. On a practical level, Hessonite Garnet invites us to closely examine our thoughts and habits, and to change them as needed so that we can continually become a better version of ourselves. Hessonite Garnet reminds us to not waste time feeling guilty or ashamed of areas where we need to do some personal work. Instead, it cheerfully encourages us to simply get to work and start anew! Hessonite Garnet is a very joyful stone, reminding us that life is a beautiful adventure and we are blessed to be on it and lucky to be able to help others. Hessonite Garnet can also be used to strengthen our intuition and psychic abilities and keep us safe on spiritual journeys. Hessonite Garnet is attuned to the Root (1st) Chakra and the astrological sign of Aries. It is connected to the element of Earth and vibrates to the number 6.
Emotional: Hessonite Garnet strengthens our sense of self-respect and helps us to make choices that we will be proud of. It asks us to dismiss any feelings of inferiority and instead do our best and know that it will be sufficient. Hessonite Garnet gives courage to our hearts, daring us to love boldly and openly. It strips away inhibitions, and feelings of shame and unworthiness, allowing us to truly embrace sensuality and sexuality. Hessonite Garnet is also an excellent ally during breakups and heartache. It helps us to better enjoy our own solitary company and to engage in activities with make us feel loved and cared for.
Mental: Hessonite Garnet encourages us to rise up to new challenges and expand our mental horizons. It helps us to release old ideas, beliefs, and patterns, whenever they no longer accurately represent our level of knowledge or our actual lifestyle. It is a stone of new beginnings and freedom, shaking us out of whatever rut we are in, and challenging us to come alive intellectually and creatively. Hessonite Garnet encourages us to trust our gut instincts and to be willing to take the occasional leap of faith. It also helps us to resist the urge to identify too closely with our beliefs. Having that little bit of distance makes it easier for us to examine our beliefs critically, be open to new information, and evolve as necessary. Hessonite Garnet invites us to use our intellectual capabilities in service to the world and to find clever ways to be more generous.
Physical: Hessonite Garnet is recommended for anyone who is suffering from issues related to hormones, infertility, impotence, or a reproductive system that simply isn’t working the way we might wish. When this part of our body is acting weird, it can make us feel very awkward and we might be uncomfortable or scared of talking to a doctor. Hessonite Garnet helps us to be brave and be curious, and to strongly value self-care. As a talisman, Hessonite Garnet can help us feel hopeful when trying to get pregnant or is pregnant, especially if we’re feeling spooked because of past fertility problems. It is also a delightful talisman for anyone interested in improving our sense of smell, whether for purely physical reasons or to improve our instincts in general. Does a situation “smell right”? Does it “smell wrong”? Hessonite Garnet helps us to trust our bodies’ instincts.
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