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Different Types of gemstones used in Jewelry



Gemstones, in the modern era, have become one of the most important additions to jewelry. Be it rings, necklaces, bracelets, earrings or even anklets! There are kinds and kinds of gemstones. A lot of which is also used for healing purposes. Gemstones are also assigned to birth months. Finding authentic gemstones is difficult, but once you find the right jeweller for yourself, you’ve already found a gem for yourself!

Let’s see what are the different types of gemstones used according to birth months.

January: Garnet

Originally found in a luscious deep purplish-red colour, a garnet come in various colours like pink, green and brown.

Garnet is one of the most spiritually influencing gemstones. It brings back the dead passion and serenity in life. It activates instincts, brings courage and hope back in life.

It is widely used in toggle clasp bracelets, tube bead bracelets, necklaces and cluster pieces.

February: Amethyst

Amethyst is one of the most beautiful stones found in a rich violet colour. It is found and used in synthetic and raw forms.

Amethyst is known to promote serenity and calm. It enhances the endocrine system and regulates hormones. It is also reported to help improve mental health.

It can be used to make rings, pendants and bracelets.

March: Aquamarine

Aquamarine helps in the holistic development and healing from mental trauma. It helps in stress relief and bring back peace and harmony in one’s life. Like the name suggests, it is the colour of aqua, i.e., water- Blue.

It builds build courage and overcome anxiety and insecurities. It helps in maintaining a calm and composed side.

It helps in healing sore throats, swollen glands and thyroid problems.

It is widely used in all kinds of jewelry making, but majorly in making bracelets and necklaces.

April: Diamond

One of the most precious stones, Diamond, has miraculous healing properties. Like we know, it is a colourless stone which can now be found in pale hues of blue, pink, yellow, grey and brown colours.

Diamond helps strengthen and re-energize one’s soul and mind. They are used as tonifies. They help cure stomach pain and enables ones to remember things well.

Diamond is used in all sorts of jewelry.

May: Emerald

Found in a gorgeous green colour that would mesmerize the eyes of the person looking at it, Emerald is one of the most desired gemstones. Vedic astrology promotes emerald for multiple healing properties.

It helps in strengthening memory power and a deep sense of inner peace. It promotes clarity in thoughts and approach towards life.

It is widely found in rings.

June: Alexandrite

It is one of the most beautiful gemstones ever found. It is a Russian stone which is found in pure green to red shades. It is very sensitive to heat, but helps amazingly with healing purposes.

It helps the nervous and reproductive system like no stone can. It is an aid to neck muscle relaxation and detoxification of the body.

It is used in making all kinds of jewelry to be worn indoors.

July: Ruby

A deep pink or red coloured stone is a very precious gemstone which is also known as Manik.

It can be worn to achieve success and growth in business, jobs, social status, authority and self cconfidence.2

August: Peridot

Peridot is a green colour gemstone found in the Red Sea. It is known as the gem of sun. it is one of the hardest stones known to mankind.

This gemstone alleviates jealousy, spite and irritation. It reduces hatred, anger and greed. It enhances confidence and assertion. It boosts motivation and change.

It can be used to make rings essentially.

September: Sapphire

The most beautiful gemstone of all, a sapphire is a rich blue coloured original precious gemstone. It is found in various colours like black, yellow, white and purple.

It released tension, depression and unwanted thoughts. It balances physical, mental and spiritual planes. Ultimately brining joy and lightness in one’s life.

This gemstone was chosen by Princess Diana for her wedding ring.

Sapphire can be used for rings, pendants and bracelets.

October: Opal

It is a white coloured semi-precious gemstone which is considered as good luck.

It enhances a person’s consciousness. It enhances creativity and helps claim self-worth.

It is widely used to make rings and pendants.

November: Citrine

It is a natural yellow-brown semi-precious gemstone. It is very rarely found in nature. It depicts transparency.

It enhances creativity, intuitions and happiness.

December: Blue Topaz

It is a substitute of blue sapphire. It is a semi-precious gemstone belonging to the topaz family. It is a transparent blue coloured stone.

It is the best healing stone for issues related to throat and head.

It is used to make all kinds of jewelry.


It is a gemstone's beauty that differentiates it from other rocks and makes it desirable to jewelry lovers. Gemstone Jewelry is jewelry made with a rock, mineral or petrified substance that is cut and polished to provide a beautiful appearance.

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