The Hesonite is a pure variety of garnet that ignites courage, strengthens charisma and vitality, and also helps to find creative power deep within itself. Garnet as a protective stone of health enhances vitality and essential survival instincts. It also allegedly helps with fertility and libido. Garnet was also formerly worn as a poison protection, and it was believed to be able to neutralize poisons.
At the mental level, garnet removes negativity and soothes melancholy and depression. It also brings courage and hope at critical moments. In order to protect and strengthen courage he was worn by crusaders on their expeditions to Holy land, and today, for the same purpose, businessmen are worn garnet jewels during important negotiations.
Element: Fire, Earth
Zodiac signs: Capricorn, Aquarius, Scorpio, Leo
Garnet opens up a rare connection between the Root chakra and the Crown chakra, helps to bring and anchor mental energy into the physical body.