Some people firmly believe that their personality developed to align with the traits of their constellation; there are entire websites devoted to astrology and how people manifest qualities based on the positions of heavenly bodies during their birth. Keep reading to learn more about gemstones and how they match with the zodiac.
Diamond - Aries (March 21 to April 20)
Aries, the Ram, is the first sign of the zodiac. It represents strength and courage. People born under Aries are said to be always on the lookout for achievement; wearing their gemstone will help them with that since the diamond is a symbol of clarity in many traditions.
Emerald - Taurus (April 21 to May 20)
Taurus-born people have the emerald as their stone. Legend is that emeralds came from drops of dew left behind by the Greek goddess Venus. Since she is the goddess of love, this gemstone is said to be effective against ailments related to fertility.
Pearl - Gemini (May 21 to June 21)
Geminis’ birthstone is the pearl. Ancient people considered this gemstone the perfect image for the duality of Gemini because it is both a beautiful thing and a nuisance. Pearls are said to protect Geminis from ailments related to the heart, spleen, and stomach.
Ruby - Cancer (June 22 to July 22)
People born under Cancer have the ruby. Rubies, like crabs, have a hard protective exterior. This gemstone is said to protect the inner thoughts and feelings of a Cancer and is supposed to be effective against blood-borne disease and infections.
Peridot - Leo (July 23 to August 23)
This olive-colored stone is the birthstone assigned to people born under Leo. The peridot is said to bring prosperity and provide growth to Leos. This certainly makes them happy, as they like being the center of attention and achieving a high status!
Sapphire - Virgo (August 24 to September 22)
Virgos have the sapphire as their birthstone, the perfect symbol for their calm and collected demeanors. It represents truth, constancy, and genuineness, things that a Virgo holds dear. Sapphires are supposed to protect Virgos against inflammations, hearing problems, and fevers.
Opal - Libra (September 23 to October 23)
The gemstone for Libras is the opal. This is said to be a mystical stone since it is able to reflect different colors, similar to how Libras are able to get along with different people. Opals enhance Libra’s natural confidence and are supposed to help them keep eye and ear infections away.
Topaz - Scorpio (October 24 to November 22)
Scorpios have the topaz as their stone. If they wear this jewelry, it will enhance their constancy and faithfulness and help them release their negative emotions. Furthermore, topaz is supposed to help Scorpios maintain better relationships with others.
Turquoise - Sagittarius (November 23 to December 21)
People born under Sagittarius are strong and optimistic, and they are highly active individuals. Turquoise is said to enhance these qualities in those who are born under this sign. It is also said to keep them strong and helps them achieve their dreams.
Garnet - Capricorn (December 22 to January 19)
Capricorns are hardworking individuals and will not stop once they have reached their goal. Their birthstone, the garnet, enhances this. A Capricorn who wears their gemstone is said to achieve success and get ahead easily in life.
Amethyst - Aquarius (January 20 to February 18)
The party people of the zodiac, fun-loving Aquarius are creative but a little flighty. Amethysts are said to help keep them centered and keep foolish behavior in check. It is probably no coincidence that the word ‘amethyst’ is rooted in a phrase that means ‘to prevent drunkenness’!
Aquamarine - Pisces (February 19 to March 20)
The sky blue tones of aquamarine look like fragments of the ocean, which is perfect for Pisces. This stone is supposed to help them with communication and awareness and prevents them from falling ill with throat or stress-related problems.
Whether you’re a true believer or simply curious, you cannot deny the hold astrology has on people. The signs have their own elements, colors, and yes, even gemstones, all of which are said to express or protect something about a person’s core identity.
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