Everything from living to inanimate has some special history ranging from origin and what they stand for. While human history has many versions depending on those who follow evolution and those who believe in the creation story of humans, there are other considerations for other creatures. However, the origin of some beliefs, customs and values are attributed to humans who have devised some methods they believe in. Birthstones are used as a representative for the months of the year and a special attribute is given to the days or months of birth hence the prefix birth. The value system of human societies has been defined in many ways and this ostensibly means somethings we believe in are actually coined by us; humans as a means of guiding our ways and means of living.
From January to December, each birthstone has a special attribute and significance. Garnet which is a birthstone for January represents friendlies, emotional balance and prosperity and many people have had to associate themselves with this birthstone since they have the same attributes inculcated in them.
Amethyst which is birthstone for February is closely associated with Wisdom, prosperity and conform. These are attributes which those who believe in them have had to associate themselves with this birthstone. Those whose month of birth is February have had also to closely associate themselves with this birthstone and in some instance buying one for themselves.
Well, the same goes for birthstones for the month of March, April, May, June, July, August and through to December. The value attributed to any particular birthstone however vary significantly depending on the placement of these stones on the precious metals scale of monetary and material value. While some would represent beauty like Emerald which is a birthstone for the month of May, other represent luck and greatness. Some birthstones also represent heaven and are used a protective emblems from curse or bad omen.
What is interesting about the June birthstone is that there are actually three june birthstones. No other month has three birthstones like the month of June. Why there are three birthstones nobody really knows, but the moonstone, pearl and alexanderite are all very unique stones. Especially the pearl as we know they are found in shells. The way the develop is unlike any other stone.