Amethyst has been known for its powers to stimulate, and soothe, the mind and emotions. Known as the “Gem of Fire” it is a Precious Stone of renowned beauty and value. Amethyst is associated with February and the Roman God Neptune. It is the stone of St. Valentine and faithful love and signifies ecclesiastical dignity as the Bishop’s Stone. It carries the energy of fire and passion, creativity and spirituality; yet bears the logic of temperance and sobriety.