Emerald, the birthstone of May, carries the rich green colour of Spring and radiates a beautiful vivid tone. They are considered to be a symbol of rebirth and love.
The Emerald stone was worshipped by the Incas, believed by the Chaldeans to contain a goddess, and was highly honored in all major religions for its spiritual power and beauty. Emerald was considered a symbol of eternal life in ancient Egypt.
A stone of inspiration and infinite patience, Emerald embodies unity, compassion and unconditional love. It promotes friendship, balance between partners and is known for providing contentment and loyalty. It was dedicated in the ancient world to the Goddess Venus for its ability to ensure security in love.
Emerald's soothing energy provides healing to all levels of the being, bringing freshness and vitality to the spirit.
Powers: Love & Balance
The Zodiac signs for May are Taurus and Gemini. Individuals born from 1st May to 20th May are members of the Taurus sign. The practical Taurus can be recognised by their earthy and realistic ways of living. For those born from 21st May to 31st Mat, they are members of the Gemini sign. As one of the most intense of the Zodiac signs, people born under Gemini are known for their social and trend-setting natures.
Called the 'Stone of Successful Love', Emerald opens and nurtures the heart and the heart chakra.