Garnet reflects a powerful red ray energy. These gems help build up life-force energy, helping you to see your purpose in life and providing you with the courage to deal with life's ups and downs. As Garnet is connected to the Root Chakra this gem stone will give you the feeling of having firm foundations and being grounded.
Garnet is a powerfully energizing stone that protects and is said to warn of approaching danger, but draws harm to enemies. Traditionally Garnet was used in engagement rings as Garnet inspires love and devotion and removes inhibitions and taboos.