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Pisces

Pisces, The Fish, is the twelfth symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 20 February and 20 March is born under this sign.  It is one of the earliest zodiac signs on record, with the two fish appearing as far back as c.2300 BC  on an Egyptian coffin lid. Pisces is a mutable sign, and is ruled by Neptune. Its symbol is Pisces.svg, which represents two fish tied together, yet swimming in opposite directions. Pisces is one of the four water signs.

Zodiac Water Sign Blue Topaz Set Wave Pendant

Amethyst is the traditional stone for Pisces. Amethyst is believed to protect you from drunkeness and poisoning, and to help with insomnia and bring pleasant dreams.

February - Amethyst

Another stone traditionally assigned to Pisces is aquamarine. Aquamarine is thought to bring peace and serenity, calm the nerves, and protect sailors.

October - Aquamarine

Key words for people born under the sign of Pisces are: Sensitive, compassionate, helpful, and sociable. Pisceans are adaptable, and can be hard to pin down. Pisces rules the feet, toes, lymphatic system and adipose tissue.

Pisces Amethyst and Sterling Silver Zodiac Pendant

Pisceans share their sign with such notables as Albert Einstein, Theodor Geisel and Lou Reed. You can shop for a Pisces pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Aquarius

Aquarius, The Water Bearer, is the eleventh symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 21 January and 19 February is born under this sign. Aquarius is the Latin for water bearer. It is a fixed sign, and is ruled by the planet Uranus. Its symbol is Aquarius.svg, representing ripples of water. Aquarius is one of the four air signs.

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Garnet is the traditional stones for Aquarius. Garnet is believed to promote successful business, and to provide protection while travelling. Garnets have been been in use since the Bronze Age as both gemstones and abrasives.

January - Garnet

Moss agate is another stone traditionally associated with Aquarius. Moss agate is known as the gemstone of gardeners and agriculture.

Moss Agate Cabochon

Key words for people born under the sign of Aquarius are: Communicative, humanitarian, progressive and fraternal. They have universal spirit coupled with occasional obstinacy. Aquarius rules the ankles, calves and circulatory system.

Aquarius Garnet and Sterling Silver Zodiac Pendant

Librans share their sign with such notables as Charles Darwin, Barrie Humphries and Charles Dickens. You can shop for an Aquarius pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Capricorn

Capricorn, The Goat, is the tenth symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 22 December and 20 January is born under this sign. Capricorn, the latin word for “horned goat” or “goat horn”, is a cardinal sign, and is ruled by the planet Saturn. Its symbol is   Capricorn.svg, representing the body and head of a goat with the tail of a fish. Capricorn is one of the four earth signs.

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Onyx is one of the traditional stones for Capricorn. Onyx is believed to assist with repelling negative energy.

July - Onyx

July – Onyx

Another stone traditionally assigned to Capricorn is Ruby. It is thought to be good for self esteem, and is worn as a symbol of friendship and love.

July - Ruby

Key words for people born under the sign of Capricorn are: Enduring, has a sense of purpose, proud, ambitious. Capricorns can be suspicious and aloof. Capricorn rules the knees, joints, and the skeletal system.

 

Capricorn Onyx and Sterling Silver Zodiac Pendant

Capricorns share their sign with such notables as JRR Tolkien, Kahlil Gibran and Henri Matisse.  You can shop for a Capricorn pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Sagittarius

Sagittarius, The Archer, is the ninth symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 23 November and 21 December is born under this sign. Sagittarius, the latin word for an archer, from sagitta for an arrow, is a mutable sign, and is ruled by the planet Jupiter. Its symbol is Sagittarius.svg , representing the centaur’s arrow. Sagittarius is one of the four fire signs.

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Turquoise is one of the traditional birthstones for Sagittarius. It is believed to be the symbol of friendship, to protect the wearer from negative energy and to bring good fortune.

December - Turquoise

Another stone traditionally assigned to Sagittarius is Topaz. Topaz is believed to be very calming and soothing, and to be able to assist with problem solving.

November - Topaz

Key words for people born under the sign of Sagittarius are: Free spirit, carefree, love of movement and cheerful. Sagittarians often suffer wanderlust, both in body and mind.

Sagittarius rules the hips, thighs, liver, and sciatic nerve.

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Sagittarians share their sign with such notables as Bruce Lee, CS Lewis and Edvard Munch.

You can shop for a Sagittarius pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Scorpio

Scorpio, The Scorpion, is the eighth symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 24 October and 22 November is born under this sign. According to ancient Greek legend, the huntsman Orion went to the island of Crete to hunt. Orion threatened to kill every beast, which made the goddess of earth, Gaia, angry. To punish him, she sent a huge scorpion which stung Orion to death. Scorpio is a fixed sign, and is ruled by Pluto. Its symbol is Scorpio.svg, which represents the scorpion’s sting. Scorpio is one of the four water signs.

Zodiac Water Sign Blue Topaz Set Wave Pendant

Blue topaz is one of the traditional stones for Scorpio. Blue Topaz is believed to be very calming and soothing, and to be able to assist with problem solving.

November - Topaz

Another stone traditionally assigned to Scorpio is aquamarine. Aquamarine is thought to bring peace and serenity, calm the nerves, and protect sailors.

October - Aquamarine

Key words for people born under the sign of Scorpio are: Corrosive, passionate, piercing; brings about extreme situations. Scorpios frequently cause quarrels. Scorpio rules the reproductive system, sexual organs, bowels, and excretory system.

Scorpio Blue Topaz and Sterling Silver Zodiac PendantScorpios share their sign with such notables as Claude Monet, Carl Sagan and Michael Collins. You can shop for a Scorpio pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Libra

Libra, The Scale, is the seventh symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 24 September and 23 October is born under this sign. Libra is Latin for weighing scales. It is a cardinal sign, and is ruled by the planet Venus. Its symbol is Libra.svg, representing the scales. Libra is one of the four air signs.

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Lapis is one of the traditional stones for Libra. Lapis is believed to have cleansing properties, and can help to clear and focus the mind. Lapis has been in use since ancient times, and was once more highly prized than gold. It is used to make ultramarine paint.

Lapis Lazuli Cabochon

Another stone traditionally assigned to Gemini is chrysolite, more commonly known as peridot. Peridot is believed to be a very spiritual stone, full of lightness and beauty.

August - Peridot

Key words for people born under the sign of Libra are: Good sense of beauty and proportion, tactful, seek balance and harmony. Librans sometimes have trouble getting off the fence. Libra rules the kidneys, skin, lumbar region and buttocks.

Libra Lapis Lazuli and Sterling Silver Zodiac Pendant

Librans share their sign with such notables as Oscar Wilde, Mahatma Ghandi, and Alfred Nobel. You can shop for a Libra pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Virgo

Virgo, The Virgin, is the sixth symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 23 August and 23 September is born under this sign. Virgo, the latin word for virgin, is a mutable sign, and is ruled by the planet Mercury. Its symbol is   Virgo.svg, representing a sheaf of barley. Virgo is one of the four earth signs.

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Carnelian is the traditional stone for Virgo. Carnelian is believed to give energy, guard against poverty, and promote good moods.

Carnelian Cabochon

Another stone traditionally assigned to Virgo is Jade. It is thought to protect the wearer from coming to harm.

Nephrite Jade

Key words for people born under the sign of Virgo are said to be: Precise, differentiatial, doers of what is necessary, utilitarian. Virgoans take a critical point of view. Virgo rules the digestive system, intestines, spleen and nervous system.

Virgo Carnelian and Sterling Silver Zodiac Pendant

Virgoans share their sign with such notables as Roald Dahl, Stephen King and Jane Addams.  You can shop for a Virgo pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Leo

Leo, The Lion, is the fifth symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 23 July and 22 August is born under this sign. Leo, the latin word for Lion, is a fixed sign, and is ruled by the Sun. Its symbol is  Leo.svg, representing the lion’s head and mane. Leo is one of the four fire signs.

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Tourmaline is one of the birthstones for Leo. It is believed to be good for lessening falls, both physical and emotional.

Tourmaline

Another stone traditionally assigned to Leos is Onyx. Onyx is believed to assist with repelling negative energy.

July - Onyx

Key words for people born under the sign of Leo are: Glamour, generosity, organizer, the center of attention. Leos like to take the lion’s share of things. Leo rules the heart, chest, spine, spinal column and upper back.

Leo Rose Quartz and Sterling Silver Zodiac Pendant

Leos share their sign with such notables as Coco Chanel, JK Rowling and Amelia Earheart.

You can shop for a Leo pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Cancer

Cancer, The Crab, is the fourth symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 22 June and 22 July is born under this sign. Cancer the Crab comes from part of a tale of the twelve labours of Hercules – his battle with the Hydra. It is a cardinal sign, and is ruled by the Moon. Its symbol is  Cancer, representing the crab’s claws. Cancer is one of the four water signs.

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Moonstone is one of the traditional stones for Cancer. Moonstone is believed to bring good fortune, assist in foretelling the future, enhance intuition, promote inspiration, bring success in love as well as business matters, and offes protection on land and at sea.

June - Moonstone

Another stone traditionally assigned to Cancer is Emerald. Emeralds are said to protect lovers from unfaithfulness, and improve one’s memory and intelligence.

May - Emerald

Key words for people born under the sign of Cancer are said to be: Emotional type, stubborn, seeks safety and closeness. Cancers are very much family people. Cancer rules the chest, breasts, stomach and alimentary canal.

Cancer Moonstone and Sterling Silver Zodiac Pendant

Cancerians share their sign with such notables as the Dalai Lama, Emmeline Pankhurst and Marc Chagall. You can shop for a Cancer pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Gemini

Gemini, The Twins, is the third symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 22 May and 21 June is born under this sign. Gemini refers to the twin brothers Castor and Pollux in Greek mythology. It is a mutable sign, and is ruled by the planet Mecury. Its symbol is Gemini, representing the companions. Gemini is one of the four air signs.

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Agate is the traditional stone for Gemini. Agate is believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina, prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

 

Agate Cabochon

Another stone traditionally assigned to Gemini is Citrine. It is thought to bring sucess to businesses, and be good for self esteem.

November - Citrine

Key words for people born under the sign of Gemini are said to be: Philosopher, witty, communicative, mobile, takes pleasure in learning. Geminis are always on the go. Gemini rules the arms, lungs, shoulders, hands, nervous system and brain.

Gemini Citrine and Sterling Silver Zodiac Pendant

Geminis share their sign with such notables as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Anne Frank, and Johnny Depp. You can shop for a Gemini pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Taurus

Taurus

Taurus, The Bull, is the second symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 21 April and 21 May is born under this sign. Taurus, the latin word for Bull, is a fixed sign, and is ruled by the planet Venus. Its symbol is   Taurus, representing the bull’s face and horns. Taurus is one of the four earth signs.

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Sapphire is the traditional stone for Taurus. Sapphire is believed to enhance intuitive abilities.

September - Sapphire

Another stone traditionally assigned to Taurus is Aventurine. It is thought to bring luck and opportunity.

Aventurine

Other stones for Taurus include Amber, Coral, Emerald, Rose Quartz, Turquoise and Azurite.

Key words for people born under the sign of Taurus are said to be: sensual, pleasure-seeker, steadfast, strives for security. Taureans see red when continually provoked. Taurus rules the throat, neck, thyroid gland and vocal tract.

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Taureans share their sign with such notables as William Shakespeare, Audrey Hepburn and Salvadore Dali.  You can shop for a Taurus pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.

Aries

Aries, The Ram, is the first symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 21 March and 20 April is born under this sign. Aries, the latin word for Ram, is a cardinal sign, and is ruled by the planet Mars. Its symbol is  Aries.svg, representing the ram’s face and horns. Aries is one of the four fire signs.

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Bloodstone, also known as heliotrope, is one of the birthstones for Aries. It is believed to be a grounding force.

Bloodstone Cabochon

The other stone traditionally assigned to Arians is the diamond. Diamonds are thought to enhance your ability to cut through clutter and see facts clearly.

April - Diamond

April – Diamond

Key words for people born under the sign of Aries are said to be: willpower, impulsive, initiative, courage, energy, activity. An Arian often rushes headlong into things. Aries rules the head, brain and eyes.

Aries Zodiac Symbol Bloodstone and Sterling Silver Pendant

Arians share their sign with such notables as Vincent Van Gogh, Bette Davis and Harry Houdini.

You can shop for an Aries pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.