Husein Haveliwala & Pratishtha Rana
The story of birthstones’ association with humans dates back to the 5th century. Christian scholars made the connection between the twelve gems in the breastplate of Aaron, twelve months of the year and twelve signs of the zodiac. It is said that the wearer can benefit from the different therapeutic powers of the stones during the specified months.
Garnet (For protection)
The Paradise Ring by Bluestone
Find a piece of paradise in this statement ring with a classy red garnet paired with diamonds in 18K white gold.
Buy from: bluestone.com
Amethyst (For wisdom)
The Hanging Mulberry by Zoya
A fascinating pair of amethyst earrings features purple-toned mulberry orbs, which connects delicately with rose gold extensions studded with diamonds.
Buy from: In-store
(Mumbai and Delhi)
Aquamarine (For serenity)
Welby Aquamarine Ring by Candere, Kalyan Jewellers
This minimalistic ring’s rose gold frame nestles the mesmerising aquamarine stone.
Buy from: candere.com
Diamond (For love)
The Gyuri Diamond Bracelet by PC Jeweller
A gemstone with eternal charms, gleaming diamonds feature in this white-gold bracelet made for many special occasions of your life.
Buy from: pcjeweller.com
Emerald (For hope)
A necklace from Birdhichand Ghanshyamdas Jewellers’ Rajbari collection
This gorgeous necklace made in 18K gold boasts of full cut and rose-cut diamonds. While the main eye-catching elements are the elephant motifs and
the Zambian emeralds, pachhi work can also be seen on the necklace. The inspiration behind this intricate design is the elephant — an animal that is a symbol of strength, power and good fortune. Buy from: In-store
Mother of pearl (To relieve stress)
Jhumkas by Renu Oberoi
An apt wedding accessory, these diamond studded jhumkas are accentuated with mother of pearl seamlessly.
Buy from: In-store (Mumbai)
Ruby (For vitality)
Parure from Mirari
At the centre of each flower is a hexagonal shape Mozambican ruby, surrounded by fancy shaped diamonds. The flowers are studded with pink and orange sapphires, the fine twigs are crafted from Zambian emeralds and diamonds, outlining the petals.
Buy from: In-store (Delhi)
Peridot (For beauty)
Mia By Tanishq Friends of Bride 14kt Yellow Gold Diamond Drop Earrings
A pair of 14-karat yellowgold and diamond drop earrings emphasize the distinctive green shade of peridot. Buy from: In-store and miabytanishq.com
Sapphire (For truth)
Sapphire Bracelet by Jaipur Gems