Every birthstone instills unique qualities in the wearer. Here is a list of modern birthstones that go for each month and their effects on the people born in that month.
The ancient civilizations associated this mystical gem with fertility and Earth Goddess.
The process of formation of a pearl inside the body of a mollusk takes about 7 to 8 years.
Also known as the 'Stone of Courage', ruby is believed to make the wearer invincible.
The magical and healing properties of a peridot are best experienced when it is set in gold.
In ancient times, sapphire was used to ward off black magic, as it renders evil powers useless.
In the middle ages, it was believed that opal could make the wearer invisible.
The most famous topaz named 'Braganza Diamond' is a colorless gem, which was earlier believed to be a diamond.
Turquoise is believed to be world's oldest gem material, as Egyptians were mining it since 5500 BC.