"Amethyst is possibly the most popular form of quartz in the world"
Amethyst the birthstone of February is purple quartz, a beautiful blend of violet and red that can found in every corner of the earth. According to ancients, Amethyst is known as 'Gem of Fire', a precious stone worth, at times in history, as much as a diamond. Amethyst is highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate and soothe the mind and emotions. It is also said to bring emotional stability and inner strength to people.