Natural Gemstone

Birthstone By Month –

Gemstones not only occupy an important place in the Vedic astrology but in western astrology too, as each month is associated with a particular gemstone, which is known as the birthstone of the month. Birthstone has been used for centuries and they are known to bring good health, prosperity and good fortune.

In general, there is a single auspicious birthstone of each month, while some months can have more than one birthstone too. Natives are recommended to wear birthstone in accordance to their birth month so that they can derive their auspicious benefits.

It is recommended to take advise from an expert astrologer or gem expert before wearing any birthstone (gemstone).  You can buy your birthstone online from certified gemstone seller or supplier at the best price. Birthstone can be worn in the form of ring, pendant, necklace or bracelet.

Here is a list of birthstone of different months of the year:

Birthstone of January

The birthstone of January is the garnet stone, which occurs in an array of vibrant colors, ranging from vibrant orange to rich green. The stone is regarded as an icon of trust and friendship.

Hessonite Gemstone
Garnet Gemstone

Birthstone of February

Amethyst is the birthstone for the month of February. A gemstone variant of quartz, this stone occurs comes in eye-catching shades of purple, varying from light lilac to deep violet. The stone was known for its unique properties like promoting mental balance.

Amethyst Stone
Amethyst Stone

Birthstone of March

Those born in the month of March would benefit from wearing the gorgeous deep blue gemstone called. It is considered as a symbol of health, youth, and hope.

Aquamarine - Birthstone for March

Birthstone of April

Diamond, the symbol of love, beauty and luxury is revered as the birthstone of the month of April. Commonly, these amazing gemstones occur in lustrous white color, though it is not unusual to find colored diamonds in the shades of blue, yellow or pink.

Diamond - Birthstone for April

Birthstone of May

The birthstone of May is the stunning gemstone, emerald stone, which comes in beautiful hues of green. The stone represents the season of Spring and signifies love and rebirth.

Natural Emerald Gemstone
              Emerald Gemstone

Birthstone of June

June is the month which has two gemstones, Alexandrite, and pearl. Alexandrite is a very rare stone which exhibits different colors in different lighting, while pearl is a soft and delicate gemstone, which is formed naturally in the depths of the ocean.

                                     Alexandrite - Birthstone for June                                     Pearl - Birthstone for June

Birthstone of July

Ruby, the scintillating red colored gemstone, is regarded as the birthstone of the month of July. It is known to harbinger good luck for the wearer, while some associate the stone with good health, love and wisdom.

Natural Ruby 4.8CT (8 Ratti)
Ruby Gemstone

Birthstone of August

August is associated with the lime green colored stone, Peridot, which is more unbelievable in its looks as it occurs in a single color. It is believed to bring protection against nightmares and instill magical powers in the wearer.

Peridot - Birthstone for August
Peridot – Birthstone for August

Birthstone of September

Sapphire is the birthstone of September and it is available in a host of colors such as yellow, pink and green, though blue is the most desirable shade of sapphires. Since ancient times, the stone is held in high regard because of its Talismanic properties and stands for trust and loyalty.

Blue Sapphire 5.8 CaratBlue Sapphire Gemstone
Blue Sapphire Gemstone

Birthstone of October

Another month, which has two birthstones is October and the birthstone are opal and tourmaline. Each opal is unique in appearance because of its distinctive color combination. On the other hand, tourmaline is available in a number of color options.

                                    Opal - Birthstone for October              Tourmaline - Birthstone for October

Birthstone of November

November too has two birthstones, topaz, and Citrine. Citrine is available in shades of yellow, pink and blue, though orange is the most desirable color. Citrine comes in a vibrant yellow color and is known to have healing properties.

                            Citrine - Birthstone for November                        Topaz - Birthstone for November

Birthstone of December

The month of December is associated with three gemstones-Tanzanite, turquoise and zircon. All these gemstones exhibit a blue hue, which links it with the true color of the winter. Zircon, though, is available in a variety of colors.
All these birthstones has been linked to the respective months since ancient times and the tradition has been carried over through centuries.

              Zircon - Tanzanite - Birthstone for December Turquoise - Tanzanite - Birthstone for December Tanzanite - Birthstone for December

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