July is the fiery month of the blood-red sun that precedes a summer storm, the summer heat, and the gorgeous produce of the summer. July’s birthstone color is red and that it’s stone is the world’s most famous and popular red stone – the Ruby.
Ruby – the name is derived from Ruber, the Latin for Red. It is one of the hardest gemstones, second only to a diamond. It is a part of the Corundum family and is red in color due to the presence of Chromium Oxide.
The birthstone for July – the Ruby is special and is considered as the ‘King of Gems’ as per the ancient Hindu belief.
Ruby is considered to be a symbol of wealth, vitality and love. It is believed to be endowed with sacred powers. It can heal the emotional and spiritual wounds of the wearer as it wards off evil influences. It promotes positive dreams, fights exhaustion and lethargy, and imparts vigour. Being protective in nature, these red stones are tokens of harmony and peace, thus the wearer attracts both good luck and good friends. Ruby detoxifies the body, blood and lymphatic system. It treats fevers, infectious disease and restricted blood flow. The Ruby additionally stimulates the adrenals, kidneys, reproductive organs and spleen.
Rubies are representatives of the personality traits like courage, clarity, passion and leadership. The wearer have laser-targeted focus on achieving their goals and are action-oriented. Ruby emits a stable and warm vibration that transforms into a passion.
Rubies, however, can sometimes turn dark, which in ancient times was attributed to the wearer’s mood or oncoming danger. Therefore, those with this birthstone are quite prone to mood swings and experience their emotions more deeply and more often than most. Those with the Ruby birthstone are flashy and dramatic. This beautiful rich red stone symbolizes spontaneous, confident, fun-loving, fearless, and adventurous individuals who are unafraid of confrontations. They have a talent for defusing conflict with their upbeat personality. What a lovely reason to keep Cancers close!
Therefore, when it comes to birthstones, July birthdays are lucky.