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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.

Zodiac Fire Sign Garnet Set Flame Pendant. Aries, Sagittarius, Leo Element Necklace.

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.