1.5" Talk Traveling Buddha carved from Amethyst, $10.50! You will receive the one shown here. Amethyst helps quiet the mind and helps control addictions. It soothes and calms neural impulses, facilitating calm, clear thinking in keeping with amethyst meaning. Amethyst is a natural tranquilizer, it relieves stress and strain, soothes irritability, balances mood swings, dispels anger, rage, fear and anxiety. Alleviates sadness and grief, and dissolves negativity. Amethyst activates spiritual awareness, opens intuition and enhances psychic abilities. Known as the stone of the mind, it brings calmness and clarity where there is anxiety and confusion. Balances the crown chakra. The Buddha carrying sack symbolizes a traveller. One version is that the sack means that he collects people's sadness and woes and puts them in his sack. While another version is that the sack symbolizes wealth and good fortune.