Art & Culture

What Your Birth Stones Say About You

Claire Miles
Apr 26, 2022

If you are really into your zodiac signs then you will really love getting to know more about birthstones and what they mean. Now you don’t really need to be into zodiac signs to get what birthstones. This is because they are much simpler to understand. You see your birthstone is literally a gem or stone assigned to your birth month or birth period. With that said there are a number of different birthstones and each has a different meaning. We might not be able to go through all of them but we are definitely give you a taste of the most popular stones.

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This may come as a surprise but there are actually 12 different types of birthstones and they each have their own meaning. The reason why there are 12 is that each month has its own type of stones. So you can already see that it’s not like star signs that sometimes overlap into a different month. Let’s talk about a stone that everyone is familiar with. This would be the diamond. A diamond will be your birthstone if you are born in April. You will be pleased to know that this birthstone represents strength.

Another really popular birthstone will have to be the ruby. Now if you are born in July then you are in luck because this is your assigned birthstone. The ruby birthstone represents vitality. You will be pleased to know that it is considered to be one of the most precious stones in the world. A ruby also represents personal strength. Now there are a number of other different birthstones each with their own meaning which you can easily search on Google. Once you know what your birthstone is you are likely to fall in love with it and maybe even purchase it.