Diamond – A Symbol of Purity & Strength

People born in April, fall in the zodiac sign of Taurus and can be described as brave, outgoing and firm. Their activeness induces an aura of freshness wherever they go. Friendships mean a lot to them and they are keen to solve other people’s problems.

They are affectionate and encouraging. However, they can be vengeful when people or circumstances turn against them. These individuals are born leaders and are usually attracted to sports, engineering and the military services, as career choices.

They also enjoy the privilege of having one of the most highly prized gemstones – a diamond – as their birthstone.

About the Diamond: Popularly referred to as – a girl’s best friend – diamonds are among the hardest substances known to man and are made only from one element namely — carbon.

The unique structure of this gemstone is approximately 58 times harder than anything else in nature. A diamond can only be cut with a diamond-edged tool, hence, the saying “To cut a diamond, you need a diamond”!

When cut and polished properly, the lustre and sparkle of a diamond is unlike any other gemstone. They are synonymous with engagement and wedding rings, but are also popular for wearing on special occasions, and make fabulous gifts for individuals who want something special as well as appropriate for everyday wear.

Diamonds are known to come in multiple colours including – white, yellow, red, pink, blue, and green, although their intensity may vary from intense to faint. However, diamonds with an intense streak of colour are highly prized and more valuable than lightly coloured stones.

Healing Powers: A symbol of purity, the pure white light of a diamond is said to bring love and clarity into partnerships and enhance fidelity, trust and commitment in relationships. It is said to have the power to bring strength and endurance to all forms of energy and amplify the power of crystals.

A diamond is also supposed to impart its wearer with fearlessness, invincibility and fortitude. It is said to be able to clear emotional and mental pain, reducing fear and bringing about new beginnings.

Diamonds are also believed to stimulate creativity, inventiveness, imagination and ingenuity, bring clarity of mind and aids enlightenment,aid spiritual evolution and help to detoxify the body and mind!

Famous personalities born in APRIL:

  • Chance the Rapper (Hip-hop artist/ 16 April)
  • Patricia Arquette. (Actor/08 April)
  • Doris Day (Actor/03 April)
  • Russell Crowe (Actor, Producer, Musician/07 April)
  • Thomas Hobbes (Philosopher/05 April)
  • Renee Zellweger (Actor/April 25)
  • Mandy Moore (Actor/ 10 April)
  • Andre Agassi (former Tennis player/April 29)
  • Sachin Tendulkar (cricketer/April24)
  • BR Ambedkar (social reformer/jurist/April 14)
  • Mukesh Ambani (billionaire industrialist/April 19).

(Disclaimer: The information provided here is purely for entertainment and reference purposes only.)


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