Astrological sign of Capricorn
The twelve Zodiac signs are an astrological version of birthstones in
addition to the twelve months according to the Gregorian calendar.
Dates: December 22 - January 20
Sign of the Zodiac: The sign
of the Goat
Birthstone of Capricorn:
Birthstones of Capricorn:
Turquoise, Blue Topaz and Lapis Lazuli
Ruling Planet of Capricorn:
Ruling Element of Capricorn:
Birthstone and Zodiac
The signs of the Zodiac, including Capricorn, are used to cast horoscopes from astrological
calculations which are used as a guide to personality, relationships and business
The Zodiac sign of Capricorn
represents the placement in the sky where the sun was during the time of
birth and, in the case of Capricorn, influences people who were born between
dates of December 22 - January 20. The Zodiac sign of Capricorn is ruled by Saturn, one of the planets in the Solar system.
The planet Saturn rules
over the gemstone, or birthstone Garnet. The Garnet has its own unique
properties relating to color, crystalline structure, character and
abilities. The Garnet gemstone, or birthstone assigned
to Capricorn is believed to influence both positive and
negative personality traits and characteristics of those born under the
astrological sign of Capricorn.
Characteristics & Personality
Capricorn (the sign of the
Goat) is the tenth sign of the Zodiac, influencing people born between
December 22 - January 20.
The Earth signs of Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn are associated with
sensation, stability and practicality. Combined with other elements,
earth feels that air will dry it, fire will parch it, but water will
refresh and nourish it. Those born under the sign of Capricorn possess positive characteristics and personality traits and are often described as:
traits - apt in some circumstances to be:
Birthstone - the Garnet
The birthstone for Capricorn is the blue sapphire. The
Zodiac sign of Capricorn also responds to Onyx, Ruby,
Turquoise, Blue Topaz and Lapis Lazuli. The tradition of giving
gifts of jewelry containing these stones dates back
thousands of years. The gemstone, or birthstone Garnet is
believed to conduct the energies of the planet Saturn 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 Garnet - the Capricorn Birthstone
properties with which the Garnet, the birthstone of the Zodiac sign of
Capricorn, is associated are as follows:
purity, truth, faithfulness and friendship
awareness, commitment, regeneration, insight and removing negativity
Properties of the Garnet
The healing properties of
the Capricorn birthstone are reputed to be effective for health problems
Blood, heart, lungs and infection
The garnet is also used to enhance sensuality and sexuality.
Capricorn Birthstone Jewelry
Birthstone jewelry as a gift for a person born under the
sign of Capricorn especially of the gemstone, or birthstone Garnet 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 - Birthstone
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