November is often associated with abundance. Thanksgiving is celebrated during this month is several countries, and around the world, many enjoy the last weeks of Autumn before the chill of December and the New Year marches in. Historically, the color yellow has been associated with November; at one point in time, carrying any yellow stone during this month was considered good luck. Nowadays, both crystals recognized as November birthstones are known for their yellow coloration, though other stones have also been associated with this month in the past. Here are the birthstones for November:
Citrine is one of the modern birthstones for November. As a close cousin of amethyst, this is a crystal of manifestation believed to carry the energy of the sun. Citrine sparks the imagination, clears the mind, and promotes prosperity in all forms. This crystal also does not collect or hold negative energy, allowing it to raise the mood of any area it is placed in.
Yellow topaz is an ancient gemstone for November in many cultures, including Russian, Polish, Hebrew, and old Arabic traditions. It has persisted as a recognized gemstone for the month to this day. Topaz is a stone of energy and optimism, helping one work towards their goals and achieve deeper spiritual connections. It has historically been associated with one of November’s zodiac signs, Sagittarius.
The traditional Hindu birthstone of November, cat’s eye helps stimulate intuition, promote positive thinking, and amplify good fortune. It is known for its “flashing” effect and variety of colors.
Pearl is the ancient Tibetan birthstone of November, symbolizing purity and love. Its soothing energy helps calm and center one’s emotions.
Birthstones at Crystal Life
Crystal Life’s staff and local artisan crafters are energy practitioners of various disciplines. We work with hand-selected, top quality gemstones and materials. Our original designs are based on our knowledge of ancient and contemporary energy modalities.
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Disclaimer: Crystal meanings and spiritual healing lore are not a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. They are presented as spiritual supports to healing and other life issues. See a doctor or licensed medical practitioner for all health issues.
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