Birthstones by Months

January

Garnet

February

Amethyst

March

Aquamarine

April

Diamond

May

Emerald

June

Pearl

July

Ruby

August

Peridot

September

Sapphire

October

Opal,  Pink Tourmaline

November

Citrine

December

Tanzanite

Alternative Birthstones

The Modern Birthstone list is an official birthstone list from the American National Association of Jewelers adopted in 1912.

The Traditional Birthstone list of older birthstones is sometimes combined with the modern birthstone list reflecting the societal traditions, heralding back to the 15th century.

The Mystical Birthstone list is of Tibetan origin from over a thousand years ago.

The Ayurvedic Birthstone list is from Ayurvedic Indian Medicine.

Birth Month

Modern Birthstones

Traditional Birthstones

Mystical Birthstones

Ayurvedic Birthstones

Other Birthstones

January

Garnet

Garnet

Emerald

Garnet

Rose Quartz

February

Amethyst

Amethyst

Bloodstone

Amethyst

Onyx, Moonstone

March

Aquamarine

Bloodstone

Jade

Bloodstone

Rock Crystal

April

Diamond

Diamond

Opal

Diamond

Quartz, White Sapphire

May

Emerald

Emerald

Sapphire

Agate

Chrysoprase, Beryl

June

Pearl, Moonstone

Alexandrite

Moonstone

Pearl

Opal

July

Ruby

Ruby

Ruby

Ruby

Carnelian

August

Peridot

Sardonyx

Diamond

Sapphire

Jade

September

Sapphire

Sapphire

Agate

Moonstone

Lapis Lazuli, Diamond, Chrysolite

October

Opal, Tourmaline

Tourmaline

Jasper

Opal

Pink Tourmaline, Zircon, Aquamarine

November

Yellow Topaz, Citrine

Citrine

Pearl

Topaz

Diamond

December

Blue Topaz, Turquoise

Zircon, Turquoise, Lapis Lazuli

Onyx

Ruby

 

Star Signs

Sun Sign

Birthstone

Planetary Stone

Lucky Charms

Capricorn
(Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Ruby, Agate, Garnet

Lapis Lazuli

Ruby

Aquarius
(Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Garnet, Moss Agate, Opal, Amethyst

Turquoise

Garnet, Hyacinth

Pisces
(Feb. 19-Mar. 20)

Rock Crystal, Sapphire, Amethyst, Bloodstone

Aquamarine

Amethyst

Aries
(Mar. 21-Apr. 19)

Bloodstone, Diamond

Jasper

Diamond, Jasper, Bloodstone

Taurus
(Apr. 20-May 20)

Sapphire, Turquoise, Amber, Blood Coral, Emerald

Emerald, Aventurine

Sapphire, Diamond

Gemini
(May 21-Jun. 20)

Agate, Chrysoprase, Pearl

Tiger Eye

Agate, Emerald

Cancer
(Jun. 21-Jul. 22)

Emerald, Moonstone, Pearl, Ruby

Moonstone

Emerald, Agate, Chalcedony

Leo
(Jul. 23-Aug. 22)

Tourmaline, Sardonyx, Onyx

Rock Crystal

Peridot, Onyx, Amber

Virgo
(Aug. 23-Sep. 22)

Jasper, Carnelian, Jade, Sapphire

Citrine

Carnelian, Sardonyx

Libra
(Sep. 23-Oct. 22)

Opal, Lapis Lazuli, Peridot

Sapphire

Opal, Chrysolite, Sardonyx

Scorpio
(Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Aquamarine, Topaz

Garnet, Ruby

Aquamarine, Beryl

Sagittarius
(Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Sapphire, Amethyst, Turquoise, Topaz

Topaz

Topaz, Pearl