Virgos, born between August 23rd and September 22nd, tend to enjoy serving others, love the earth, and have a keen eye for detail. These characteristics represent the sun sign of Virgo. The sun sign determines your nature and interests, but your ascendant sign and moon sign also play a role in creating your personality. Rising signs, also known as your ascendant, can sometimes be more representative of you than your sun sign. It often determines how others perceive you. Moon sign reflects your inner self and sheds light on how you handle fears and emotions. This combination of your Sun, Moon and Rising signs makes up your whole character. Virgo stones and crystals can support these aspects of you. Finding a birthstone for Virgo simply depends on whether you’re a sun, moon or ascendant virgo. Each birthstone for Virgo are powerful in different ways, so the best way to see which Virgo stone will best align with your goals is to discover which resonates with you the most.
Sun in Virgo: Your Virgo Birthstone
Many stones are useful to bring out the Virgo qualities in you. The power Virgo birthstone is green jade. Jade creates harmony in the mind, body and spirit, bringing energy to the health conscious, soul-seeker side of Virgos. Green Jade is also one of your abundance stones. It can help you achieve your goals by allowing you to see past your self-imposed limitation and manifest your ideas into reality, creating prosperity in your life.
Other crystals for Virgos include citrine, celestite, fluorite, and red jasper. Citrine is the most powerful stone you can use to manifest your dreams and bring your intentions to life. With Virgos having perfectionist tendencies, Citrine helps to dissipate negative energy you may be holding when things aren’t perfect. Celestite, is strongly linked to Mercury, the planet that rules Virgo. Your thinking can sometimes be limited by the practical and logical qualities of Virgo, but celestite allows you to access your intuition and creativity. It is also known as the “fairy of good fortune,” so working with this crystal to connect with your higher self is extremely beneficial. Fluorite is a beautiful crystal that dispels negative energy and aids in spiritual growth, which is useful for Virgos who tend to be drawn towards healing professions. It will guide your understanding the effect of the emotions and mind on the body. Red Jasper inspires positivity and joy and gives you motivation to create and fulfill your dreams.
Green jade can also be used as the birthday ritual gemstone for Virgo. Hold the jade stone in your lap, picturing a cord connecting it to earth. Feel the energy rise through the cord and surround you with protection. Picture whatever you wish for yourself flowing out across the next year of your life. Wear this birthstone for virgo or place a piece where you will see it daily to remind you of your wish. You can also set an intention for your gemstones like, “I am connected to the energy of my birthstones. They will bring me many blessings.”
Virgo Rising Sign: Your ascendant crystal
Blue Tourmaline is your ascendant crystal, which supports your passion for serving others, desire to live in harmony with the earth and confidence in your abilities. Hold this Virgo birthstone while walking in a spiral. This symbolizes moving from the outside world into your self. When you reach the center of your spiral, stop and feel the connection of your feet firmly grounding into the earth and the energy the earth is giving to you. Hold the blue tourmaline below your navel and breath deeply as you feel the earth energy travel up your body. Feel the energy of the ascendant stone for Virgo connect with the energy of the stone, giving you a surge of energy to use. Then retrace your steps back out of the spiral.
Virgo Moon Sign: Your moon and lunar crystals
The Virgo stone for if you are a Virgo moon sign is okenite. This Virgo crystal supports the manifestation of higher energies on the earth, allowing you to realize how your soul connects to the world. This Virgo birthstone should not be worn, or even touched, rather keep it on your nightstand to radiate its lessons as you sleep. Other lunar crystals for Virgos are amethyst, azurite, and smokey quartz. With the moon in Virgo, you have a drive for perfection, but amethyst encourages you to set realistic goals and grounds your spiritual side into everyday living. It also inspires your spiritual service to humanity. Azurite stimulates the mind and tunes your intuition. Smoky quartz helps to heal emotional blockages from the past by eliminating negative energy, especially related to the root chakra.