Birthstone and Zodiac
The signs of the Zodiac, including Aquarius, are used to cast horoscopes from astrological
calculations which are used as a guide to personality, relationships and business
The Zodiac sign of Aquarius
represents the placement in the sky where the sun was during the time of
birth and, in the case of Aquarius, influences people who were born between
dates of January 21 - February 19. The Zodiac sign of Aquarius is ruled by Uranus, one of the planets in the Solar system.
The planet Uranus rules
over the gemstone, or birthstone Amethyst. The Amethyst has its own unique
properties relating to color, crystalline structure, character and
abilities. The Amethyst gemstone, or birthstone assigned
to Aquarius is believed to influence both positive and
negative personality traits and characteristics of those born under the
astrological sign of Aquarius.
Characteristics & Personality
Aquarius (the sign of the
Water Bearer) is the eleventh sign of the Zodiac, influencing people born between
January 21 - February 19.
The Air signs of Gemini, Libra and Aquarius are associated with thought,
perspective and communication. Combined with other elements, air feels
that water will obscure it, earth will suffocate it, but fire will
inspire and uplift it. Those born under the sign of Aquarius possess positive characteristics and personality traits and are often described as:
traits - apt in some circumstances to be:
Birthstone - the Amethyst
The birthstone for Aquarius is the Amethyst. The
Zodiac sign of Aquarius also responds to Garnet and
Jasper. The tradition of giving
gifts of jewelry containing these stones dates back
thousands of years. The gemstone, or birthstone Amethyst is
believed to conduct the energies of the planet Uranus with
which it is sympathetic and that wearing jewelry
containing the gemstone will focus the energies of the
planet and sign through the gem.
Properties of the Amethyst - the Aquarius Birthstone
properties with which the Amethyst, the birthstone of the Zodiac sign of
Aquarius, is associated are as follows:
Stability, peace, balance, courage, inner strength
Sincerity and a calm disposition
Properties of the Amethyst
The healing properties of
the Aquarius birthstone are reputed to be effective for health problems
Withdrawal symptoms of any sort of addiction - referred to as the
the "sobriety stone" as it was believed to prevent drunkenness and
used to treat alcoholism and other types of addictions.
Headaches, insomnia, arthritis, pain relief, circulatory system
issues and general healing
Aquarius Birthstone Jewelry
Birthstone jewelry as a gift for a person born under the
sign of Aquarius especially of the gemstone, or birthstone Amethyst is extremely popular
for a child, a baby, a wife, a mother or a new grandmother. All
different types of jewelry are available including rings, bracelets,
pendants, earrings and necklaces.
Birthstone Zodiac Signs - Birth Stone -
Gemstone - Birthday - Sign - Date - Month - Gemstone
Gem - Color - Facts -
Guide - Symbolism -
Significance - Birth - Stone
Personality and Characteristics of Aquarius - Birthstone
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