Amethyst is a transparent stone that is purple, but sometimes pink and green amethyst. It is very attractive, so often used in making jewelry. Even you can appreciate the beauty of the stone. However, this is not its main advantage. Importantly, the amethyst has magical properties, so it can be used in the form of amulet. The name amethyst has received from the Greek nymph Ametis. If you translate the name literally, it means "not drunken". The magical properties of amethyst is so strong, that help him confront the forces of evil and protect them from its owner.