Attracting love, dreaming, blood diseases, regenerating the body, metabolism, spinal and cellular disorders, blood, heart, lungs, regeneration of DNA, assimilation of minerals/vitamins.

Garnet was the stone of heros who had to deal with difficult tasks and trials to prove their courage.  Warriors in the Middle Ages had garnet set in their shields and sword hilts to protect themselves and bring luck, wealth and blessings.