Spiritual Growth ~ Protection ~ Creativity

History of Garnet

Garnet boasts a millennia-long history, adorning jewelry in ancient civilizations and symbolizing authority and protection. Resurgences in popularity occurred during the Victorian era and the Bohemian garnet jewelry industry. Its discovery globally led to both industrial and artisanal applications, making it a beloved gemstone in contemporary jewelry. Throughout history, garnet has been associated with strength, protection, and vitality.

Garnet Healing Properties

Spiritual Healing Properties: Garnet is believed to have powerful spiritual healing properties. It is associated with the root chakra, which is related to grounding, stability, and connection to the physical world. Garnet is said to enhance energy, passion, and motivation. It can help balance emotions, promote self-confidence, and provide protection against negative energies. Garnet is also believed to stimulate the Kundalini energy, promoting spiritual awakening and transformation.

Physical Healing Properties: Garnet is said to have various physical healing properties. It is believed to support the circulatory system, improve blood flow, and enhance vitality. Garnet is also thought to stimulate metabolism, boost the immune system, and promote overall physical well-being. Some people use garnet to alleviate symptoms of inflammation, arthritis, and other joint-related issues. However, it's important to note that crystal healing is not a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment.

How we use Garnet

Here are some of our preferred methods at Yoga & Oils for utilising garnet.


  • Hold a garnet crystal during meditation to strengthen your connection with its energy, promoting vitality and grounding. Placing it on your root chakra can enhance its effects.

Home Decor

  • Decorate your living space with garnet stones to create a vibrant and energising environment. Display them on shelves, use them in crystal grids, or incorporate them into your decor.


  • Infuse your essential oil diffuser with the energy of garnet by placing a small, cleansed garnet stone near the diffuser. This is believed to help enhance the aroma's effects.

Energy and passion

  • Garnet is associated with vitality, energy, and passion. Some people wear garnet jewellery to boost their energy levels and ignite their creative and romantic sparks.


I attract love and positive relationships into my life, guided by the energy of garnet.

As always, if there's anything more you’d like to know feel free to contact us at yogaandoilsnz@gmail.com, through our socials, or pop into the crystal shop for a visit at
3 Walton Street, Te Awamutu.

With Happiness and always a touch of Magic,

The Yoga & Oils Team


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