Birthstones are a variety of precious gemstones that are usually attached to the month of birth of a new born. This is one after the archaic practices that is gradually going into extinction.
In this practice, a single gemstone is usually assigned to a single month. But now, it is a common practice where you see a single month having more than one birthstones and these gemstones could only be differentiated by their color.
For the month of June which is our concerned month now, there are two birthstones for it-Alexandrite and pearls. These gemstones are extremely uncommon because of their features. For instance, alenxandrite can change its color when a light is directed towards it. Pearl on the other hand was believed to be medicinal in some part of the world then and there’s a myth that it was formed by the joyous tears of Aphrodite, a Greek goddess. Alexandrite on its own was believed to help in intellectuality and brilliance.
Moonstone is usually found in India and the it there’s conviction that it brings about good fortune.
WHAT ARE JUNE BIRTHSTONES?
A total of 12 variety of stones are recognized as birthstones for the month
Pearl, moonstone, alexandrite, agate and chalcedony are birthstones for the month of June.
These priceless gemstones are discovered from different part of the especially in America and Asian continents.
When Pearl and Moonstone have been in existence for a very long time ago, Alexandrite is a new discovery. Alexandrite symbolizes luck while Pearls symbolizes togetherness, friendship and chastity. Moonstone on the other hand is believed to help in prolonging life expectancy. This implies that people born in the month of June are tend to live longer because of Moonstone.
JUNE BIRTHSTONES MEANING
Mythical belief of importance of Alenxandrite, a June gemstone is that it helps one out of glossophobia and improve one’s mood.
Pearls on its own remain exceedingly famous because of its own natural gorgeousness.
Pearls has been highly attributed and acknowledged for treatment of cardiovascular disease and in some symptoms of Parkinson’s disease like lethargic movement and slow responsiveness in reasoning.
Improved mood and emotional influence has been reported on the one that wears Alexandrite. The blood pressure, blood flow, Heart rate has been found to be function of Alexandrite gemstone.
June gemstones like Pearls have been thought to help in neurological problems. They help in treating short-term memory loss which is also known as dementia. You tend to forget what happens not long ago and only remember what happens in the past years.
Insanity has also been able to get cured with a mere June birthstone or gemstone. Although, this may sound incredibly weird and unbelievable, but that is the myth about Pearls. Some Asian and American countries claimed it heals madness and all short of mental illness. Some European countries were also reported to have said similar things and they were reported to have told similar stories.
Another June birthstone or gemstone, moonstone has also been reported to help the functions of liver in our body as well as aid absorption, that’s catabolism and Anatolian of food nutrients. Emulsification of fat, storage of bile, neutralization of toxins, production of red blood cells in the body are some of the liver functions that Moonstone help to preserve and improve.
Be sure to check which birthstones representing each month:
- January Birthstones
- February Birthstones
- March Birthstones
- April Birthstones
- May Birthstones
- June Birthstones
- July Birthstones
- August Birthstones
- September Birthstones
- October Birthstones
- November birthstones
- December birthstones