These gems come from the Kariba Mine in Zambia, which produces some of the finest amethyst gems and is also reputed as sustainable and supportive of the Zambian community in the Kalomo district.
This February birthstone is popular not only because of its color, but because of its uses for jewelry. Many jewelry owners keep these crystals at home and place their jewelry on them at the end of the day. Through a process called magnetization, it’s said the crystals can clear the jewelry of negative energy collected throughout the day while promoting a sense of calm in the home.
Kariba Minerals Limited is aligned with the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the United Nations Sustainable Development goals (SDGs) to support its workforce, community, environment and operations