Birthstones for March
Stones for the People born in the month of March
March – مارچ میں پیدا ہونے والوں کیلئے موافق پتھر
- Aquamarine – بیروج
Aquamarine is the birthstone for the month of March. Aquamarine is the blue variety of the mineral known as beryl. It occurs in a range of colors from slightly greenish blue to a nearly pure blue hue.
Aquamarine also occurs in a range of color saturation’s, from a very light, almost imperceptible blue to a rich deep blue. The richly colored aquamarines with the purest blue color are most popular. Many people enjoy the light-colored stones which are much more affordable.
- Jasper – جسپر
Pearl is an organic gem and the traditional birthstone for the month of June. There are three basic types of pearls: 1) natural pearls, which form naturally within the shell of a living mollusk; 2) cultured pearls, which are propagated by people by inserting a “seed” into a mollusk shell with the intent that the mollusk will deposit layers of nacre around it; and, 3) imitation pearls, which are usually plastic beads with a lustrous coating applied.
Most pearls in today’s market are cultured pearls, which are very affordable when compared to natural pearls, and make a much nicer gift than imitation pearls. Most jewelry stores sell pearl jewelry, most often with cultured pearls. The pearls in the photo are a white South Sea pearl, a black Tahitian pearl, and a gold South Sea pearl.
- Blood Stone – بلڈ سٹون
Bloodstone is another gem that serves as a birthstone for March. It is an opaque green chalcedony that is marked with splashes of red and often other colors. Bloodstone receives its name from the red splashes of blood-like color. As an opaque gem, bloodstone is usually cut into a dome or shield-shaped gems known as cabochons. It has been a popular gemstone for at least two thousand years. In Europe and in older publications bloodstone is known by the name “heliotrope”. Bloodstone is a popular and durable gem for men’s rings, cufflinks, and tie tacks.
These are all Birthstones for March.