June is the start of summer, which means sunny weather, days at the beach, and all things fun! Fittingly, June’s birthstone is Pearl – found under the sun, deep in the sea.
In many ancient societies, pearls symbolized the moon and were associated with magical properties. They are believed to attract wealth and luck as well as offer protection. Known for their calming effect, pearls can balance one’s karma, help strengthen relationships, and keep the wearer safe. The pearl is also said to symbolize purity, generosity, integrity, loyalty, and beauty. Pearls are often associated with new beginnings and are therefore popular among brides.
Some fun facts about pearls: