Gems and Zodiacal Signs


All gems are related to planetary forces, and anyone wearing jewels will be in harmony with his or her stellar rays.
The stones related to the zodiacal signs and color rays are shown below:

Sign Gems Color
Aries Ruby, Blood Stone, Red Jasper Red
Taurus Golden Topaz, Coral, Emerald Yellow
Gemini Crystal, Aquamarine Violet
Cancer Emerald, Moon Stone Green
Leo Ruby, Amber Orange
Virgo Pink Jasper, Turquoise, Zircon Violet
Libra Opal, Diamond Yellow
Scorpio Garnet, Topaz, Agate Red
Sagitta­rius Amethyst Purple
Capricorn Smoky Quartz, Beryl, Jet Blue
Aquarius Blue Sapphire Indigo
Pisces Diamond, Jade, Aquamarine Indigo

Many people prefer to use stones that relate to their astrological sun sign. These sun signs are as follows:

The symbol of this sign is activity — initiative, ambition or creativity. Arians always rise from the lowest to the highest form — from red to white.
Gems: All red stones, like garnet, ruby, red jasper, are associated with Aries.

The symbols of this sign are love and wisdom. Taureans are closely attuned to products of the earth.
They need to transform the love of personal to that of selfless service.
Gems: All yellow stones like topaz, citrine, and amber are the gems of Taurus.

This is the sign of duality. It symbolises life and death, joy and sorrow, health and sickness, plenty and poverty.
Gems: All violet stones, like amethyst or fluoride, are Geminian stones.

This symbolises love and life. The magic power of love is the message and quest of this sign.
Gems: All green stones — emerald, jade, Peridot, agate, green jasper—are the Cancerian stones.

This is the sign of wisdom and activity. Divinity and humility are keynotes for meditation for the native of this sign.
Gems: All gold and orange stones—amber, orange jasper, carnelian, fire opal, and topaz — are associated with Leo.

This symbolises reason that transforms to wisdom. Know­ledge and understanding produce wisdom.
Gems: Amethyst and fluorite are the gems of this sign.

It symbolises the balance that must be weighed with the deeds of the year. It symbolises the unfolding of love that leads to unity.
Gems: Yellow stones — topaz, amber, and citrine— are this sign’s gems.

This is one of the most powerful signs. Its force being dual in aspect, it moves from the lowest depths to the greatest heights. It purifies the animal nature and lifts forces to a higher plane of expression.
Gems: Red and clear crimson stones — ruby, garnet, coral, red jasper, bloodstone — are the gems associated with this sign.

This sign symbolises high idealism and noble aspirations. Its highest expression is a spiritualised mind.
Gems: Blue stones — sapphire, lapis lazuli, blue topaz, sodalite— are linked with Sagittarius.

This sign denotes the mystery of the darkest night and the glory of the light. This sign symbolises the crossing of the bridge of darkness before reaching the radiation of the great white light. The goal for a Capricornian is to conquer one’s ego.
Gems: Black and white stones —black tourmaline, jet, moonstone, and opal, pearl have significance for this sign.

This sign symbolises promotion of communication and group work. The goal of an Aquarian is to achieve oneness of the whole, or wholeness of the one.
Gems: Clear blue stones — blue topaz, lapis lazuli, and sapphire—are the gems of this zodiacal sign.

This sign symbolises selfless service that is the ideal way to achieve success. It denotes the spirit that struggles to rescue humanity from greed.
Gems: Soft blue and indigo stones — blue topaz, indigo sapphire, and azurite — are a Piscean’s ideal gems.