Birthstones March Aquamarine

Aquamarine, the birthstone for the month of March is light in tone and ranges from greenish blue to blue-green. The colour of the stone, blue or blue – green is said to provide peace to the wearer, hence making him calmer and level headed. The darker blue stones are the most valuable ones.

There are many tales associated with the stone, according to a Roman one, if a frog is carved on an aquamarine, it would help sort the differences between enemies and further nurture their friendship. It was also believed to act as an antidote to poisoning for the wearer. Considered a great addition to mental health it is said to propel unity and is given as present to people on different occasions. And, besides being the birthstone for March, it’s also used to celebrate 19th wedding anniversaries.