Garnet stones were thought to cure depression and protect against bad dreams.
A Garnet is referenced as a gift of love and is associated with eternity. Garnet’s virtues have been long believed to include passion, true friendship, fidelity, success, self-esteem, loyalty, devotion, energy, faith, consistency, and truth. The stone also sharpens your perception of yourself and other people.
Garnet is the birthstone for January and the stone that celebrates the 2nd marriage anniversary.