Ladies and gentlemen, did you know that the day you were born was the day you were assigned a certain precious stone? The answer is YES and this stone is known as your birthstone. Many people think that the birthstone is similar to the zodiac in that each month features a specific gem, just as each month has a sign under astrology.
Many different ancient cultures and religions attributed to them all sorts of qualities and metaphysical properties that affect the beholder’s personality, future, and destiny. And, many people think that birthstones have potent healing properties and by wearing your own it will not only bring you good health, but also good luck and fortune.
The question remains – which one is yours? Let’s find out…
- January – Garnet
Ladies and gentlemen, if this is your gemstone, you are a strong leader with many ambitions. It’s also believed that garnets could help prevent nightmares and snake bites.
Wearing it bestows positive energy, increased self-awareness, and relaxation. Garnets were also carried by many explorers as talismans against danger
- February – Amethyst
First of all, you should know that your birthstone will bring you courage and protection from the darkness. This birthstone will protect those who wear it against seduction, and as such are a symbol of purity.
Amethyst will also help you calm the mind, strengthen relationships, and bring peace.
- March – Aquamarine
First of all, you should know that its name comes from the Latin for “seawater.” These beautiful gemstones were said to calm waves keep sailors safe in a storm.
According to the legends, if this birthstone was soaked in water, it could cure heart, liver, and stomach diseases. Aquamarine will bring you good health, safety, and happiness.
- April – Diamond
We all know that diamonds are known for being one of the hardest substances on earth, right? Well, this means that people with this gemstone are sometimes similarly hard-headed, but also strong and fearless. They also have an excellent memory, but may have a tendency to make hasty decisions which you regret later.
If this is your birthstone, it will protect you against negative energy, stress, toxins, and insanity. Diamonds will also make you feel re-charged, powerful, and invincible.
- May – Emerald
Can I ask you something – did you know that emeralds were regarded by the Aztecs and Incas as holy gemstones? People that are very focused on their goals, sometimes to the detriment of their relationships with others. If the emerald is your birthstone, you are very driven and motivated and probably don’t need anyone else to tell you what to do in order to succeed.
This birthstone emphasizes fertility, love, and wisdom. Many people around the world have used Emeralds to treat lung, spine, muscle, and heart issues and help detoxify the body.
- June – Pearl, Moonstone, Alexandrite
It’s very important for you to understand that pearls are organic materials formed by living organisms. This means that people who are born in June are soft-spoken and sensitive. These people also have a lot of ideas running through their heads at all times. They have great senses of humor and love to make others laugh, but are sometimes quick to get their feelings hurt.
And, one more thing – wearing pearls can control anger, calm the mind and increase fertility. They also improve relationships and make people more creative.
- July – Ruby
Ruby or The king of the gemstones. People that are born in july can be slightly moody, but those who break through the initial barrier will find themselves a fiercely loyal friend with a sparkling personality.
This birthstone will protect you from evil. It’s also believed that Ruby’s attract good fortune, friends, love, and success. They will improve your blood flow and stimulate adrenal glands and kidneys.
- August – Peridot
Many people around the world use and wear this birthstone all the time! Yes, even the Ancient Egyptians favored this lovely green gemstone. You should know that people born in August are very confident and strong-willed, and may often find themselves butting heads with others. And, one more thing – these people are also very good at consoling others and are some of the most romantic people around.
This birthstone will protect you from evil, nightmares, and other dark energies. It will also boost your immune system and get rid of restlessness and exhaustion.
- September – Sapphire
Sapphires come in different colors: deep blue color, yellow, pink, orange and purple. So, ladies and gentlemen, if the sapphire is your birthstone, you are very generous. People born in September are very loyal and hardworking. Yes, and you should also know that these people are always very fun to be around, but be sure not to get on their bad sides! They notice everything, so if you cross them, be prepared to hear about every mistake you’ve ever made.
Sapphire will protect you from evil and could kill venomous snakes. Sapphire is also used to strengthen veins and treat blood issues.
- October – Opal, Tourmaline
In my personal opinion, opals are one of the most fascinating gemstones and one of the most visually interesting ones. Why – well, that’s easy to answer! Because they contain rainbow-colored specks that catch the light in a beautiful sparkly display. People born in October are friendly to everyone and you love chatting about anything and everything. They’re also very decisive and somewhat emotional.
This birthstone will protect you from bad luck and those with evil intentions. Opals are also used to strengthen memory, cleanse the body, and protect eyesight.
- November – Topaz, Citrine
Topaz usually comes in different color, such as: yellow, yellow-brown, honey-yellow, flax, brown, green, blue, light blue, red and pink. However, it’s yellow topaz that is specific to November birthdays. People born in November are very patient and determined. Yes, and they usually think about things in a different way. Their moto is – if there’s a will there’s a way! Yes, and you can always find it.
You should know that Topaz and Citrine will protect the travelers and their mental wellness. These birthstones also encourage forgiveness, peace, healing and stimulate our minds and metabolism.
- December- Blue Topaz, Turquoise, Tanzanite, Zircon
We can easily say that turquoise is unique birthstone, mostly because it is only found in a few places on earth. So, ladies and gentlemen, if turquoise is your birthstone, you probably love praise and attention and value honesty above all else. People born in December are very loyal and hate when people pretend to be something they’re not.
Turquoise – this birthstone is filled with love, happiness, and relaxation. And, it will help you heal your bodies and wards off evil spirits or danger.