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November Birthstone

The Beauty and Healing of the November Birthstone Primarily, birthstones carry good luck and protection. Birthstones incorporated in jewelries symbolizing a birth month are believed to provide the wearer astrological benefits such as healing, fortune and a shield from possible harm. Birthstones can also provide a personal definition of the gem bearer. Birthstones have an […]

Aquamarine

In today’s modern culture, the Aquamarine is recognized as the birthstone for the month of March. However, in ancient Hebrew, Roman, and Arabic cultures, this gemstone was considered the birthstone for the month of October. This modern March Birthstone is a member of the beryl family of minerals and is a beautiful bluish-green or aqua […]

Citrine

Citrine is a birthstone given to those born in the month of November. Topaz, a more expensive gemstone, can be used in its stead. The name is adapted from the word “citrin” which means lemon in french. This precious stone is often given for thirteenth and seventeenth anniversaries. The stone does not commonly occur in […]