What your birthstone says about your relationship

Kiran Srinivasan | July 30th, 2017

January – Garnet Garnet comes from the Greek word ‘granatum’ and means pomegranate seed, if you have seen a pomegranate seed you’ll understand why. This deep red gemstone symbolizes everlasting friendships and loyalty. You are determined to have trust worthy partner in your relationship. As someone who’s birthstone is the garnet not only are you a loyal companion but you are a very hardworking and determined person.
February - Amethyst
Amethysts are the color of grape wine and ironically enough, in ancient times February’s deep purple birthstone was thought to ward off the stupor inducing powers of the wine god Bacchus. This gemstones signifies individuals who are bold and willful. You are the dominant person in your relationship and always like to have the upper hand. Amethysts were also said to keep the wearer clear-headed and vigilant and so people with this birthstone are considered to be witty and very smart.
March - Aquamarine
The name aquamarine comes from the latin words, ‘aqua’ meaning water and ‘marina’ meaning the sea. There is something about the color of aquamarines that gives a very calm and soothing effect, not surprisingly; people with this birthstone are peace-loving individuals, who prefer the quiet. You are the easy going person in your relationship. The transparent blue of aquamarines also signifies honesty which is a characteristic of people whose birthstone this is. It might be a good idea to be in relationship with people born in March.

April – Diamond One of the most valuable stones on the planet; It is said that a diamond loses its value if not given in love. Better be careful who you give a diamond ring to, might not get much back on the refund! This beautiful clear stone symbolizes eternal love and strength. You are an absolute romantic and you always enjoy attention & romantic endeavors in your relationship. People born in its month are fighters, who love being in the spotlight and crave romantic gestures from your spouse. They are extremely courageous and not afraid of a challenge.
May - Emerald
The name Emerald is derived from the greek word ‘smaragdus’ which means green, fitting considering all emeralds are a beautiful deep or light green. Emeralds were considered to be a sign of good fortune and youth. It was said that they give the reader foresight. People with this birthstone are creative, determined, and fun-loving individuals, who have a deep understanding of how people feel and are highly empathetic . You understand your partner’s feeling and act accordingly. You are sensitive to other’s feelings and always tend to cheer your better half.
June – Pearl
Pearls are considered to be the Queen of Gemstones and are some of the hardest gems to come across since they form inside oysters. Just like this birthstone, You are some of the rarest people around due to your happy-go-lucky attitude. Your feelings can be easily hurt, yet you very resilient. Anyone would be lucky to have you as a partner.
July - Ruby
Rubies are considered to be the King of Gemstones and this beautiful rich red stone symbolizes fun-loving and reckless people. July born people love a good laugh and adventure; they are also perfect leaders. You are the one that plans fun and surprise weekend getaways or parties for your spouse.

August - Peridot Ancient Egyptians called Peridots the ‘gem of the sun’. This gemstone was considered to ward off envious thoughts and so was used as an amulet against evil spirits. You are full of fun and humor and shine just as bright as the sun. You are the life of the party. You are extremely optimistic yet also logical and rational person in the relationship.
September – Sapphire
The name sapphire comes from the Persian word ‘safir’ meaning blue. This royal blue stone symbolizes loyalty and commitment. Along with this, people born in September have very high expectations and standards for themselves and their partner and so they are extremely hard-working, dedicated and creative. They will try everything to make their relationship work and can go to extreme heights to bring back their love.
October - Opal
This beautiful multi-coloured stone symbolizes people with very well-rounded and holistic personalities. Not only are Opal people party crazy but they also have moments where they require calm and peace. They are also very strong-willed and goal oriented. They are the complete package in a relationship and know how to work their relationship.

November -Topaz This beautiful champagne colored gem is the stone of smart and independent people who need no body to inspire or motivate you. Instead you inspire and motivate those around you. Although y dooun’t need it but still they love praise and appreciation from people. You are your own person but still appreciate those small romantic gestures from your partner.
December – Zircon
The word Zircon comes from the Arabic words ‘zar’ and ‘gun’, meaning gold and color . Just like this December people are able to uplift the spirits of those around them. They love a good laugh and are just about bursting with energy and are always up for an adventure with their partner.