Aries Birthstones: Colors, Healing Properties, and Functions

Aries (March 21-April 20), a fire sign and the first of the twelve zodiacs, is symbolized by a ram. Aries people are notable for their ambitious, passionate, vibrant, courageous, spontaneous and innovative nature. On the flip side, they may display traits of selfishness, pride, possessiveness, ego, and impulsiveness.

Aries Birthstones

Aries responds to a number of birthstones, with diamond being the most significant one, alongside topaz, bloodstone, and amethyst. These could bring in spiritual healing, and good luck, in addition to pacifying the mind and keeping some of their negative traits in check.

List of Birthstones for Aries With Their Effects

All of the gemstones mentioned below are suited for both men and women, except aquamarine and emerald that are more apt for the latter.

Name of Stone


Healing Properties

1. Diamond

Aries Diamond Birthstone

Month: April


White, orange, yellow, blue, as well as red and pink that  suits more passionate Aries people
  • Increases inner strength
  • Balances personal and professional life
  • Brings in wealth and prosperity
  • Helps managing conditions of the brain and pituitary gland
2. Bloodstone

Aries Bloodstone Birthstone

Month: March

Dark green with blood-like spots
  • Boosts energy and courage, which made it popular among warriors in the past. Still often worn by athletes.
  • Inspires dynamism
3. Jasper

Aries Jasper Birthstone

Month: March and April

Red (most effective of all Jaspers), black, white, green, yellow
  • Stabilizes Aries’ impulsiveness and restlessness
  • Keeps their high energy levels in control
  • Induces perseverance
  • Strengthens immune system
  • Red jasper helps women in balancing their personal and professional life
4. Topaz

Aries Topaz Birthstone

Month: March and April

  • Increases physical strength
  • Improves eyesight
  • Provides protection from injury (since it works as a talisman)
5. Aquamarine

Aries Aquamarine Birthstone

Month: March

  • Helps women get rid of old baggage by soothing their mind
  • Strengthens marital bond
  • Helps fight depression
  • Helps with eye ailments, respiratory conditions, and allergies
  • Works as an amulet in giving protection from drowning and seasickness
6. Apache Tears

Aries Apache Tears Birthstone

Month: March and April

Brownish black, with an opaque or semi-transparent texture
  • Keeps their fiery, impulsive, and over-enthusiastic nature under control,
  • Keeps them grounded
  • Absorbs negative vibes
  • Protects from danger
  • Aids in controlling depression and provides solace in grief
7. Citrine

Aries Citrine Birthstone

Month: March and April

Golden yellow
  • Stimulates imagination
  • Controls emotions
  • Balances their impulsive nature
  • Ushers fortune and prosperity
8. Emerald

Aries Emerald Birthstone

Month: March and April

  • Brings in happiness, good luck, and success in personal and professional life
  • Helps getting rid of negativity
9. Aventurine

Aries Aventurine Birthstone

Month: March and April

Green, red, peach, yellow or blue
  • Green: Helps with stress by inducing calming and meditative qualities; good for those with heart and fertility problems
  • Red: Enhances vitality, sexuality and physical energy
10. Magnesite

Aries Magnesite Birthstone

Month: March and April

White, gray, yellow, brown
  • Soothes the mind and gives a meditative effect
  • Helps to relieve stress
  • Sharpens creative skills
11. Magnetite

Aries Magnetite Birthstone

Month: March and April

Black, brownish-black
  • Releases negative energy
  • Calms the mind and encourages to try new things
12. Axinite

Aries Axinite Birthstone

Month: March and April

Rich brown, purple
  • Boosts energy
  • Helps improving memory
  • Provides a relaxing effect
  • Manages problems associated with the muscular system and adrenal gland
13. Crocoite

Aries Crocoite Birthstone

Month: March and April

Bright orange
  • Boosts creativity
  • Enhances passion and vitality
  • Keeps them grounded
  • Helps developing feelings of love and compassion
  • Provides emotional healing
14. Fire Agate

Aries Fire Agate Birthstone

Month: March and April

Reddish-brown base with green, red, gold and orange flashes
  • Soothes and calms the mind and body
  • Helps students to be patient and concentrate on studies
15. Stellerite

Aries Stellerite Birthstone

Month: March and April

Mostly colorless but also found in peach, white, orange and yellow
  • Enhances peace and harmony
  • Helps overcome feelings of anger and bitterness
  • Sharpens the mind
  • Increases comprehension skills of mathematics
16. Ruby

Aries Ruby BirthstoneMonth: March and April

  • Promotes positive thinking
  • Brings in wealth and prosperity
17. Amethyst

Aries Amethyst BirthstoneMonth: March and April

Pale lilac, deep reddish-purple
  • Helps men in controlling their anger
  • Aids women in carrying out their relationships faithfully

Other Gemstones for Aries

Besides the prominent ones as mentioned above, there are some other gemstones appropriate for Aries people which come with significant healing abilities like:

  • Dravite (calming effects, instills self-acceptance and self-love)
  • Sardonyx (improves marital relationships, brings in optimism with stress relief)
  • Stilbite (increases clarity and improves concentration)
  • Carnelian (gives peace of mind, prevents nightmares when placed under the bed)
  • Unakite (balances the spiritual and practical lives, fighting negativity)
  • Blue Tiger’s Eye (provides earth-like energy to keep their fiery passion in control)
  • Kyanite (enhances positivity, tranquility, and peace of mind)
  • Garnet (boosts confidence and positive thinking)

Aries people wishing to bring in a transformation in their personality could opt for any of these birthstones, depending on their specific needs and the cost of the stones. It is also recommended to consult an astrologer for this purpose. Wear them as earrings, bracelet or ring and bring in an added charm to your personality.

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