The Zodiac sign of Scorpio is ruled by Pluto, one of the planets in the Solar system. The planet Pluto rules over the gemstone, or birthstone Topaz. The Topaz has its own unique properties relating to color, crystalline structure, character and abilities. The Topaz gemstone, or birthstone assigned to Scorpio is believed to influence both positive and negative personality traits and characteristics of those born under the astrological sign of Scorpio.
Scorpio Characteristics & Personality
Scorpio (the sign of the Scorpion) is the eighth sign of the Zodiac, influencing people born between October 24 - November 22. The Water signs of Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces are associated with growth processes, identification and emotion. Combined with other elements, water feels that fire will make it boil, air will evaporate it, but earth will shape and channel it. Those born under the sign of Scorpio possess positive characteristics and personality traits and are often described as:
Negative traits - apt in some circumstances to be:
- Capable of hurting feelings
The Scorpio Birthstone - the Topaz
The birthstone for Scorpio is the Topaz. The Zodiac sign of Scorpio also responds to Beryl, Amethyst, Aquamarine, Tourmaline and Opal. The tradition of giving gifts of jewelry containing these stones dates back thousands of years. The gemstone, or birthstone Topaz is believed to conduct the energies of the planet Pluto 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 Topaz - the Scorpio Birthstone
The properties with which the Topaz, the birthstone of the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, is associated are as follows:
- Constancy, loyalty, faithfulness and friendship
- Strength, releasing tension and balancing emotions
Healing Properties of the Topaz
The healing properties of the Scorpio birthstone are reputed to be effective for health problems relating to:
- Sanity, asthma, gout, blood disorders
- Tuberculosis and insomnia.
Scorpio Birthstone Jewelry
Birthstone jewelry as a gift for a person born under the sign of Scorpio especially of the gemstone, or birthstone Topaz 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.
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