Did you know that there are traditional, modern, and mystical birthstones? Find out what your stones are with this breakdown by month and link to some cool sites to learn more about their significance.
The Modern birthstone list is from the American National Association of Jewelers, which later evolved into the Jewelers of America. The Traditional birthstone list is an older version of the Modern birthstone list recommended by the American National Association of Jewelers. It is based on societal birthstone traditions spanning from the 15th to the 20th Century. The Mystical birthstone list is based loosely on a list of Tibetan origin from over 1,000 years ago. To learn more about a particular stone, click on the name or check out the learning links below.
The following list has a modern, a traditional, and a mystical birthstone listed in that exact order, after each corresponding birth month.