Thursday, April 08, 2010

April Birthstone ~ DIAMOND

~ April Birthstone ~ 

"She who from April dates her years,
Diamonds shall wear, lest bitter tears
For vain repentance flow."
The word Diamond is derived from the Greek word "adamas" which means "hardest metal" which reflect the property of the stone. The diamond is a precious stone or gem excelling in brilliancy and beautiful play of prismatic colors, and remarkable for its extreme hardness.
Properties with which the Diamond is associated - enhancing relationships and increasing inner strength.The Traditional Metaphysical Properties for the April Birthstone Diamond are balance, clarity and abundance. The healing properties of the April birthstone are reputed to be effective for health problems relating to brain diseases, pituitary glands. It is also used to draw out toxins and therefore was used as a remedy for poison.