What is your birthstone and what does it mean?
The month of birth has long been linked to rare and unique precious stones. This practice continues even today because birthstones have a true mystical dimension and a strong meaning for some who offer them as gifts on a special occasion (birth, birthday, engagement , wedding , party , etc.). ). But they mean much more than that, as you'll discover below.
Birthstone of the month of January: Garnet and Tsavorite
Garnet and Tsavorite are the birthstones for those born in the month of January. The word garnet is derived from the Latin word granatum, which means seed from a pomegranate. Their red colors symbolize love, harmony, serenity and strength. This stone is often offered on Valentine's Day. Tsavorite is actually a green Garnet, which is why it is also the birthstone for the month of January. This particularly sought-after stone comes from Tsavo Park in Kenya. Tsavorite symbolizes abundance and prosperity as what nature provides.
Birthstone of the month of February: Amethyst
Amethyst is the birthstone for those born in the month of February. In ancient Greece, an amethyst was worn for its soothing properties and its contribution to positive energies. It helps stimulate creativity while providing clarity and imagination!
Birthstone of the month of March: Aquamarine
Aquamarine is the birthstone of those lucky enough to be born in the month of March. The word aquamarine is a combination of two words, aqua meaning water and marina, meaning sea. Therefore, this gem gets its name from the beautiful clear blue sea. It symbolizes elegance and delicacy. She embodies fidelity and a happy married life. Moreover, we often offer it as a wedding ring to our partner or as an engagement ring . It is associated with love, a better future and good health.
Birthstone of the month of April: Diamond
“There are three extremely hard things: steel, a diamond and knowing yourself.” -Benjamin Franklin
Diamond is undoubtedly the best known stone of all, it is the stone of people born in the month of April. Diamond is generally said to be eternal for its hardness. Sparkling, this stone symbolizes purity and invincibility. This is why we often reserve it for life's special occasions! As a wedding ring , as an engagement ring or simply to surround a beautiful center stone.
Birthstone of the month of May: Emerald
Emerald is the birthstone of those born in the month of May. Cleopatra personally preferred this stone since it brings eternal youth according to the belief at the time. It currently symbolizes health, fertility and fidelity. An emerald necklace or ring strengthens love in a couple!
Birthstone for the month of June: Pearl and Alexandrite
Pearls are the lucky charms of people born in June. The pearl has long been associated with Aphrodite, the goddess of love in ancient Greece. The pearl ring is ideal for sending pretty messages of love without being considered a commitment ring.
Alexandrite is nicknamed “emerald of the day, ruby of the evening”. Its changes of shades symbolize harmony!
Birthstone of the month of July: Ruby
Ruby is the stone of people born in the month of July. This stone is the icon of passion and love. This is why it is given as a present during a wedding anniversary or as an engagement ring . Its presence grants courage and enthusiasm... a sign of a true personality!
Birthstone of the month of August: Peridot
Peridot is your birthstone if you were born in August. This gemstone has a vibrant green glow. It is known as the stones of young lovebirds and love at first sight. Cleopatra also carried this stone with her. It brings a lot of self-confidence while strengthening the mind.
Birthstone of the month of September: Sapphire
Sapphire is the stone of people born in September. This stone offers timeless elegance and can be easily worn on both men and women. According to legend, wearing sapphire can make an individual wiser... It seems that the precious stone ensures wisdom, but also loyalty, dignity and strength.
Birthstone of the month of October: Tourmaline and Opal
If you were lucky enough to be born in the month of October, your birthstone is both Tourmaline and Opal. Its very beautiful light pink, mint green or turquoise blue coloring attracts pastel color enthusiasts. Tourmaline is considered the stone of creativity and the heart. The motif she offers is captivating, even magical. It is also said that the month of October is linked to opal. This stone of opalescent nature confers luck to the person who wears it. Like tourmaline, opal brings protection and hope.
Birthstone of the month of November: Citrine and Yellow Topaz
Citrine and Yellow Topaz are the birthstones associated with people born in the month of November. Golden yellow in color, citrine and yellow topaz are real rays of sunshine for sunny people full of life! A real source of vitamin D in the middle of winter.
December birthstone : Tanzanite and blue Topaz
To finish in style, Tanzanite and Blue Topaz are the birthstones for those born in the month of December. They are favorable to good fortune and symbolize a beautiful love life full of serenity.
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