This is a lovely hand carved Amethyst pyramid of size 25-32 MM Amethyst is a popular purple-colored variety of quartz that contains manganese. It is the manganese that produces Amethyst's purple color, the iron content in the stone determines the relative darkness of the purple. One of the most popular metaphysical stones, Amethyst is very powerful and protective. Known as the "stone of sobriety," Amethyst was used in ancient times to recover from both physical addictions as well as addictive relationships. Amethyst can encourage inner strength and relieve stress. The strong healing powers of Amethyst can transmute lower vibrations to higher frequencies, transforming negative energy to love energy. Amethyst connects the physical plane with higher realm, making it a good choice when working with the Third Eye Chakra. Amethyst provides a wonderful peaceful energy for meditations, and helps with developing intuition and psychic abilities. Amethyst opens and activates the Crown Chakra as well, allowing easier access to the divine. Amethyst enhances spiritual awareness and spiritual wisdom, promoting a higher state of consciousness. Amethyst clears and repairs holes in the aura and draws in Divine energy, as well as aligning and fostering cooperation between the energy bodies. The most powerful area in a pyramid is in the center, near the apex, so it can be helpful to focus your intention into this spot. When working with these powerful items, be sure you have stated a purpose for the highest good, and are clear about your desires. All of our crystals have a number of natural variations making them each unique and intriguing crystals. Please note that the crystal in the picture is an example therefor you may not receive that exact crystal as it is different in color and also you will receive only 5 Pieces A bit about pyramids: Egyptian pyramids have mesmerized humankind for millennia. The geometry and shape itself is said to be very strong and seen by many cultures as a symbol of stability, power and strength. Some see the four sides of a pyramid as a representation of the four elements (air, water, fire and wind) converging into a single point. The pyramid with four triangular sides on a square base has the ability to focus and amplify energy through the apex, thus magnifying the metaphysical powers of the crystal. Strong healing vibrations emitted from a crystal pyramid is beneficial to the people in its vicinity, besides dispersing bad energy in the surrounding space. It can also be used to draw off negative chi and blockages from the chakras, replenishing with vibrant positive energy. Spiritually, crystal pyramids can be a focus for meditation.