A birthstone is a precious gemstone that symbolizes the month of birth in the Gregorian calendar. People in some places call them "birthday stones". Traditional Birthstones, Modern Birthstones, Mystical Birthstones, and Ayurvedic Birthstones are the four parts of birthstones by the culture of the time. Each month has its homologous birthstone, and each birthstone has its moral.
January Birthstone: Red Garnet is considered to be the birthstone of January. It is the symbol of strength, prosperity, and health. Garnet is the resource of allegory. Garnet also is the protective gemstone of the journeyer.
February Birthstone: Amethyst is the birthstone of February. It means wisdom, spirituality, sobriety, and security. People believe that green amethyst can assist them in obtaining abundant connotations and protecting them from any danger.
March Birthstone: The birthstone of March is aquamarine. It symbolizes beauty, honesty, loyalty, and happiness. If you can picture the cerulean blue waters of the Mediterranean, you will understand why the birthstone for March is named aquamarine. The color of this birthstone varies from blue-green to light sky blue. Most aquamarines are flawless.
April Birthstone: To be the birthstone of April, a diamond is the symbol of invincibility, clarity, purity, and eternal love. It is the ultimate gemstone because of its hardness, clarity, thermal conductivity, refraction, and dispersion.
May Birthstone: Emerald is regarded as the birthstone of May. The Emerald Gemstone is the green variety of the mineral beryl. It stands for patience, understanding, and foresight.
June Birthstone: Alexandrite is the birthstone of June. When exposed to a glowing light source, this birthstone has the unique characteristic of changing color to a red hue. It is yellowish or brownish-green in color. Balance, confidence, and joy are symbolized by this birthstone.
July Birthstone: July's birthstone is ruby. Like a perfect red rose, the ruby's rich color speaks of love and passion. It represents integrity, passion, and promise. Ruby gemstone is considered to have magical power, thus many people wear it as a talisman.
August Birthstone: To be the birthstone of August, peridot is thought to have the values of fame, dignity, protection, and success. In fact, peridot is a mineral named Olivine. It is believed that wearing this birthstone can protect against devils.
September Birthstone: Blue Sapphire is the birthstone of September. In ancient times, this birthstone was thought to be protective against envy, and even against poisoning. And now, people regard it as the symbols of truth, sincerity, commitment, and loyalty.
October Birthstone: The birthstone of October is Ethiopian opal. In fact, opal is the modern birthstone for October. It is associated with hope, faith, and confidence. This stone is very popular. However, not all opal is precious.
November Birthstone: Topaz Stone is the birthstone of November. People think it has the values of strength, wisdom, and courage. It is a popular gemstone that has been used to make jewelry for centuries.
December Birthstone: Turquoise is considered to be the birthstone of December. This stone is one of the first gems to be used in jewelry making. It was considered by the ancients to be a sacred stone. But today, to be a gift, turquoise represents friendship and luck.