1st chakra. This lovely 'gem grade' variety of Garnet called Almandine is from the spiritual area of Sarwood India. Garnets in general are said to stimulate Kundalini energy as well as to enhance movement and stimulate the entire chakra system. This is a good stone choice for those who are lazy, Almandine will boost your tired self so that you can achieve everything that you need to. Almandine is used on another level to help you to understand the truth of all matters, provides understanding of the higher self, and of Universal Will. Vibrates to the number 1. Intense.