Traditionally, each of the twelve signs has its own zodiac birthstones, guardian stones and lucky stones, which are called zodiac stones. Guardian stones of the zodiac signs work like a sort of amulet and protect us; while lucky stones bring good luck.
Since zodiac birthstones are natural crystals that are said to be spiritual in nature, it is believed that wearing a stone belonging to our own zodiac signs can bring a lifetime of peace and happiness.
Capricorn birthstone: Garnet
Dec. 22 – Jan. 20: Fidelity, sincerity, friendship.
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Capricorns are naturally self-restrained, but they can be so competitive and hard working that they easily forget to enjoy life!
The Capricorn birthstone, garnet, with pure and intense colors is the ultimate picture of them. Such gemstones look even more delicate in the sunlight and give off a charming luster. They symbolize happiness and is a good gemstone for Capricorns.
When Capricorns are working, do not forget to remind them to rationalize their life and to balance work and life. In doing so good luck will eventually come!
Read more about the Capricorn birthstone: garnet.
Aquarius birthstone: Amethyst
Jan. 21 – Feb. 19: Honesty, sincerity and inner peace.
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With a tolerant heart, Aquarius likes to explore the inner realm of the human spirit, which sometimes makes them withdrawn and inaccessible.
In both the East and the West, the color purple indicates nobility and mystery. The amethyst, a symbol of secret charm, is the stone of the Aquarius. It is the only gemstone that has such magical purple glow. Some might even say that amethyst gives off the most beautiful light in nature.
Read more about the Aquarius birthstone: amethyst.
Pisces birthstone: Aquamarine
Feb. 20 – March 20: Happiness, good fortune, beauty and longevity.
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Pisces is kind, innocent and sentimental by nature. They are truly lovely people, and their personality can make them vulnerable and easy to get hurt.
The aquamarine is the perfect gemstone to heal these hurts. This gemstone represents the realization of dreams, although the Pisces dream impractical, and like a fragile crystal they can not withstand many blows, aquamarine helps to achieve their dreams and to be a happy person.
Read more about the Pisces birthstone: aquamarine.
Aries birthstone: Diamond
March 21 – April 20: Eternity and purity.
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Aries is brave and fearless, but due to your straightforward nature, you may occasionally do something on impulse that you regret later, the diamond that regulates your inner peace is the one that brings you luck. It was once considered a symbol of bravery, power, status and prestige.
Today, the diamond is no longer a mystery, and is not only for royalty to enjoy. It is more often seen as a symbol of love and fidelity. The magnetic field of the diamond calms your heart, thus stopping you from impulsive or excessive behaviors, which will keep your spirits high!
Read more about the Aries birthstone: diamond.
Taurus birthstone: Emerald
April 21 – May 21: Happiness, luck, beauty and longevity.
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A Taurus has a tendency to be too quiet and comfortable, which can lead to depression and isolation, even though you know how to enjoy life. The emerald, a symbol of enthusiasm, helps to regulate your depression and keep your enthusiasm for life alive.
Emerald is known as the queen of gemstones and is one of the most expensive varieties of gemstones. It has an inexplicable nobility and its magnetic field can influence your thoughts, dispel negative and dreary thoughts and make you happy. A positive attitude is essential for good luck!
Read more about the Taurus birthstone: emerald.
Gemini birthstone: Pearl
May 22 – June 21: Health, peace, prosperity and longevity.
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A Gemini, who is constantly on the move, is flexible and quick, but often gets lost in confusion due to lack of patience and difficulty in concentration. The pearl, a symbol of purity, is a good choice for Gemini.
The pearl is an excellent stabilizer, prompting you to clear your mind of distracting thoughts and to constantly place your mind on the most important things. Pearls don’t seem to glow by themselves, they just gently reflect our own brilliance.
Read more about the Gemini birthstone: pearl.
Cancer birthstone: Ruby
June 22nd – July 22nd: Passion, love, strength, dignity
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A nostalgic Cancer can be overly sentimental about the passing of the good old days and can be gloomy. Ruby is one of the most special zodiac stones. It glimmers with the light of hope and is the perfect stone for you. The magnetic field with a hint of hope is transmitted by your pulse to your heart, suggesting a future with hope.
Read more about the Cancer birthstone: ruby.
Leo birthstone: Peridot
July 23rd – August 23rd: Conjugal bliss and good fortune
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A Leo, who worships opulence, might occasionally be unable to restrain his or her nature and unintentionally hurt people around. Peridot, as the Leo birthstone, has a magnetic field as deep and calm as the sea, and thus makes a good gem for Leo.
The peridot was discovered about 3500 years ago in the ancient Egyptian territory of St. John’s Island. Its subtlety and depth sends a message to the Leo, helping them to remain modest and benevolent, and thus even more attractive and powerful!
Read more about the Leo birthstone: peridot.
Virgo birthstone: Sapphire
August 24th – September 23rd: Love, honesty, peace and nobility.
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The strict Virgo is often picky, sensitive and overly cautious and lets good luck slip away. The sapphire, with its crystal clear beauty, was considered a mysterious and supernatural gemstone in ancient times. It is the most auspicious stone for Virgo.
The sparkling sapphire helps to relax the nerves of a Virgo and its blue hue give a message of natural peace. Remember, a laid-back attitude gives Virgo a powerful aura that will bring good luck!
Read more about the Virgo birthstone: sapphire.
Libra birthstone: Opal
Sept. 24 – Oct. 23: Luck, hope, purity, and peace.
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A Libra often pursues a sense of peace and harmony. They are good at talking and have strong communication skills. But their biggest shortcoming is often indecision.
Throughout most of human history, opal has been considered the luckiest and most amazing gemstone thanks to its excellent capability to present all of colors on it own. It represents luck, hope, purity, and peace, gives exactly what a Libra would want and need, and therefore makes the perfect gemstone for a Libra.
Read more about the Libra birthstone: opal.
Scorpio birthstone: Citrine
Oct. 24 – Nov. 22: Friendship, love, and sincerity.
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A Scorpio always impresses us with his or her mysterious personality, but an overly heavy mindset also gives the impression of arrogance and coldness. Citrines are good zodiac birthstones for Scorpio, since their bright and vibrant color makes our mood sunny and lively.
Read more about the Scorpio birthstone: citrine.
Sagittarius birthstone: Turquoise
Nov. 23 – Dec. 21: Love, happiness, good luck and success!
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Sagittarius is adventurous, but their uninhibited style might sometimes touch someone’s sensitive nerves and cause resentment.
Turquoise is a very lucky gemstone for them to wear, as Sagittarius, who dislikes dogma, considers it a tough discipline to restrain their temperament. Therefore, turquoise as a symbol of luck, becomes the perfect choice for them, because the only thing they need is not change, but luck!
Read more about the Sagittarius birthstone: turquoise.
Conclusion on zodiac birthstones
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