We’ve made a guide to our new Zodiac pendant with a little bit of information about the sign and the relevant stone and its meaning. Your sign is below, which stone are you?
Aries- The Ram
March 21- April 20
Characteristics: Determined, fiery, executive skills, born leader, impulsive, head strong, opinionated, loyal, physical, driven and ambitious.
Aries is the first sign of the zodiac, they are the sign of the self. So it is not a surprise that they are a natural born leader. This sign strongly projects their personality onto others and can be very self-oriented. Aries Leave the impression that they are exciting, vibrant and talkative. They are enthusiastic about their goals and enjoy the thrill of the hunt.
The Ruby is a stone of nobility considered the most magnificent of all gems, the queen of stones and the stone of kings. It is a significant gemstone choice for kings, priests and warriors. The ruby has always been the talisman of passion, protection and prosperity.
-Develops confidence and self belief
-Aids with wise decision making
-Protects and gives courage
-Motivates and lifts moods
-Nurtures positive change
-Passion and fertility
Taurus- The Bull
April 21-May 21
Characteristics: security conscious, resolute, sensual, dependable, faithful, secure,proud, obstinate and decisive.
Taurus is the one who has immense perseverance, even when others have given up. The Taurus rages on solid and persistent, just like the bull. Taurus are known to be stubborn and conflict with other strong characters. When it comes to life decisions that are vital to their security and welfare they take a long time to make a final decision as they are not found of change.
The Emerald symbolises hope and the future, renewal and growth. It is the seeker of love and the Revealer of Truth, inspiring an ongoing search for meaning, justice, compassion and harmony. The Emerald is also considered to be the sacred stone of the goddess Venus.
-Love and romance
-Serenity and tranquility
-Clarity of mind
-Improves memory and focus
-Ability to work in harmony and create unity
-optimism and abundance
Gemini- The Twins
May 22-June 21
Characteristics: Multi talented, thinker, talkative, social, scattered, diverse, interested, loves variety, and excitement.
Gemini is all about intelligence and communication, they love to use use their mind and express themselves fully. Gemini takes an interests in all sorts of different things. They have many sides, quick in both mind and physically. Gemini are full of energy and vitality. They are curious and always want to know whats going on in the world around them. They want to be involved they can not just sit back and let the world go by.
Aquamarine is a calming, soothing and cleaning stone. It inspires truth, trust and letting go. In accent lore the Aquamarine was believed to be the treasure of mermaids, and was used by sailers for good luck and protection. It was also considered the stone of eternal youth and happiness.
-Focused on success
– Knowledge and insight
Cancer- The Crab
June 22-July 23
Characteristics: Loving, susceptible, sympathetic, sensual, faithful, instinctive, charitable, over reative and moody.
CancEer is the fourth sign of the zodiac and a water sign, which signifies their highly emotional nature. This makes them caring, generous and intuitive. they are highly involved and even spiritual. Cancer are also very mysterious and filled with contradictions. They want security and comfort yet seek new adventure. With a Cancer there is always more then meets the eye, for they are always partially hidden behind the shell.
The Moonstone is a stone of inward journey taking one deep into the self to retrieve what is missing, the part of the soul left behind or forgotten then brought to light. This mystical stone has associations with the moon and the goddess Diana.
-Calms and balances emotions
-Brings out the feminine
-balances hormone cycles
-Heals damaged relationships and creates new ones
-Enhances passion under the full moon
Leo- The Lion
July 24-August 23
Characteristics: Original, imposing, inflexible, motivated, ambitious, loyal, physical, charitable and majestic
The sun is the ruling planet for Leo, it is the centre of the solar system and as above so below. Leo shines as brightly as the golden glob because they reflect the characteristics of the heavenly body that rules their star sign. The Leo is the lion, they possess a kingdom which they protect and cherish. they have high self esteem, honourable and very devoted to themselves in particular.
The Citrine is the stone of manifestation, imagination and personal will. Carrying the power of the sun, it is warm and comforting, energising and life giving it awakens creativity and imagination. The Citrine encouraged fullness of life, fresh beginnings and new pursuits.
-Stimulates the mind
-Replaces negative thoughts to joy & optimism
-Confidence and self esteem
-Abundance, prosperity and success
Virgo- The Virgin
August 24-September 23
Characteristics: Loving, susceptible, sympathetic, sensual, faithful, instinctive, charitable, over reactive and moody.
The Virgo is earthly and represents the sixth sign of the zodiac. They belong to the group of people known for their perfectionism and highly analytical minds. Virgo exists within their minds, to the world they present a calm and collected exterior but on the inside, nervous uncontrolled intensity in the mind, trying to figure things out, how to improve everything. Once you get to know a virgo they can be fascinating and leave a wonderful impression with their skilful insight and useful tidbit information.
Peridot is a powerful cleanser, it releases and neutralises toxins on all levels. Alleviates jealousy, resentment, spite, bitterness, hatred and greed. Peridot opens our heart to joy and new relationship. it enhances confidence and assertion, motivating growth and change. Sharpens and opens the mind to new levels of awareness.
Libra- The Scales
September 24-October 23
Refined, social, artistic, vacillating, intellectual, communicative and concerned with relationships.
Libra is the seventh sign of the zodiac, which refers to relationship of all sorts and their connection to the world. Libra are known to love socialising. their outgoing nature and love of communicating brilliant ideas to people around them is one of their strengths. Libra are able to put themselves in others shoes and see things through another persons point of view. They have captivating charm, elegant taste and they are easy to like due to their eager-to-please easy going nature.
Sapphire is known as a stone of wisdom and royalty, of prophecy and divine favour. It is said Sapphire improves concentration and mental clarity, and to help focus the mind. It helps you to find solutions to your problems by thinking about them quietly and calmly with integrity.
Scorpio – The Scorpion
October 24 – November 22
Element – Water
Loyal, Emotional, Passionate, Serious, Resourceful, Observant, Dynamic
Stone – Opal
Similar to Scorpio’s element, opals contain water and support the emotional nature of those with this sign. In Roman times, the Opal was the second most valuable gem to the Ruby. Opals are considered to bring peace and consciousness.
-Inspires love and hope
-Light and energy
-Luck and happiness
-Purity and innocence
-Rumoured to help heal the eyes
Sagittarius – The Centaur
November 23 – December 22
Element – Fire
Characteristics – Adventurous, Independent, Encouraging, Selfless, Spontaneous
Stone – Crystal Quartz
Crystal quartz is considered one of the most powerful stones for its protective powers and mental clarity. It is celebrated for emitting healing properties and is considered to be a stone of harmony and balance.
-Enhances Spiritual Growth
-Balance and Clarity
Capricorn- The Goat
December 23-January 20
Characteristic: Loving, susceptible, sympathetic, sensual, faithful, instinctive, charitable, over reative and moody
Capricorns are practical and ambitious, caution is their second name and this is due to saturn, their ruling planet. They are sometimes shy and lack self confidence and self esteem. Capricorns have a very active mind and strong powers of concentration. they like being in control of their surroundings and everyone in their life. they accept change but introduce it slowly so they can get used to it and incorporate in into their life.
Turquoise is the stone of kings, shamans and warriors. It is a stone of protection, strong and opaque, yet soothing to the touch. Turquoise has spanned all cultures, prised as a symbol of wisdom, nobility and the power of immortality. The turquoise is sacred in its adornment and for power, luck and protection.
- Spiritual Bonding
- Giving and receiving
Aquarius- The Water Bearer
January 21 – February 19
Characteristics: Detached, progressive, humane, intellectual, flamboyant, sympathetic and unpredictable.
Aquarius are born revolutionary so no one can tell them how to live their life. their clear cut approach makes it perfectly clear just how differently they wish to experience life. Aquarius is the sign of visionaries, unconventionality and intellectual independence. They deviate from the crowd and go their own way. They are filled with paradoxes and are interested in opposite ends of the spectrum, they like to be alone yet are social butterflies.
Stone: Rose Quartz
Rose Quarts is the stone of the heart, a crystal of unconditional love. It carries a soft feminine energy go compassion and peace, tenderness and healing, nourishment and comfort. It reawakens the heart to its innate love, it provides a deep sense of personal fulfilment and contentment, allowing one the capacity to give and receive love from others.
Pisces – The Fish
February 19th – March 20th
Element – Water
Selfless, spiritual, happy, intuitive, dreamers, easy-going
Stone – Amethyst
Pisces is the twelfth and final sign of the zodiac and is known for ‘going with the flow’ which makes amethyst this sign’s perfect stone. Bringing protection to travellers and helping ease anxiety are this stones most noted properties.
-Used as a healing crystal
-Rumoured to help heal