Since ancient times Gemstones have been associated with months of the year.  Many believe when the birth month person wears or carries their Gemstone it brings luck.  These may vary from country to country or age to age.

Gems come in many forms

The above is a simple explanation of how most people nowadays understand what a Crystal is but there is so much more to these beautiful stones than this.  In our next section What is a Crystal?  We explore how they came to be.  We also explore why beautiful gemstones are not the only source of energy available to us, a simple pebble or rock may not hold the beauty of a gem but it can hold its own with its indistinguishable character and why its energy may just be more powerful.  Remember rocks and stones are generally untouched, their shape is as they were created – so does this mean their energy is more potent?