Uvarovite is lush emerald green in color, the only consistently green Garnet. Named for a Russian statesman, it is sometimes confused with Emerald because of its deep green color, and is hard to distinguish from the dark green Grossular Garnet, Tsavorite, even though their chemical compositions are different. It is very rare in gem form.
Uvarovite has small uniform crystals of calcium chromium silicate and is often found in its drusy form, a natural surface coating of tiny sparkling crystals covering a rock, sometimes made into beautiful jewelry. If a crystal is faceted or tumbled, it is almost certainly Tsavorite. Because it is so rare, Uvarovite is a very special crystal to give to a loved one as it symbolizes what is precious and lasting.
Uvarovite, with its intense energy, promotes prosperity and wealth. It assists one in learning to joyfully accept what is offered by the Universe, and by clearing the channels of receiving, one is more likely to accept the prosperity that is available.
Uvarovite promotes individuality without egocentricity, and at the same time links the soul into its universal nature.
Physically, Uvarovite strengthens the heart and other organs, as well as treating plant allergies and sexual dysfunction. It aids in detoxification and has an anti-inflammatory effect. It emotionally brings a sense of self-worth and assists in healing emotional wounds caused by feelings of scarcity.
Uvarovite promotes individuality, independence, and optimism. Uvarovite stimulates the Heart Chakra and enhances spiritual relationships.
This is a calm and peaceful stone, helpful in experiencing solitude without loneliness. Spiritually it helps us recognize the universal and endless nature of the soul, and heals the feeling of lack and insufficiency in all aspects.
Uvarovite utilizes a pure green color energy, and is a stone of growth and power of nature’s constant renewal. It attracts six Guardian Angels, among others, and honors Goddesses. Garnet is the traditional birthstone of January, and Uvarovite is one of the natural birthstones of those fortunate enough to be born in the heart of spring.
It is the zodiac stone for those born under the sign of Aquarius and brings us Wood energy. As an Enhancer Strengthener crystal, it is a talisman of growing strength, for our physical and spiritual lives.