Garnet is found in a variety of colors and types but the most commonly used is the Almandine garnet which is of a deep red color. In ancient times, it was believed that the only light on Noah’s ark was provided by a large garnet. It was also believed that Garnet enhance truth and faith. It’s energies are deeply connected with the Earth and can enhance one’s vitality and endurance. It strengthens the base chakra and works well for those who feel ungrounded and lack energy. It also helps in the awakening of kundalini.