The idea of a birthstone, a gemstone for each birth month, is relatively modern. However, it is an ancient belief dating back to 1273 BC; it is believed that the 12 color of Prophet Harun (A.S) breastplate is the primary origin of birthstones. During that time, they were unaware of the calendar month system we are using. Today, birthstones have become more associated with the current calendar, also called “Modern Birthstone.” The introduction of birthstone makes the gemstones world more fashionable, colorful, and appealing. Each birthstone is unique and possesses some secrets traits that are unique to each gem. It is believed that each stone offered wearers special powers during the corresponding astrological period. Therefore, people tried to collect and wear all twelve gemstones throughout the year as talismans or for therapeutic benefits. If you’re shopping for a birthstone or trying to determine each birthstone, you’ve come to the right place. We have described each month’s birthstone and have many charts to go with. Find out what makes your birthstone unique and a powerful statement of your personality by clicking on the month below.