Amethyst is a very powerful and protective stone. It guards against psychic attack, transmuting the energy into love and protecting the wearer from all types of harm. It relives stress and strain, soothes irritability, balances mood swings, dispels anger, rage fear and anxiety. It activates spiritual awareness, opens intuition and enhances psychic abilities. It has strong healing and cleansing powers. It encourages sobriety, calms and stimulates the mind, enhances and improves motivation.