Gemstone Beads have been known to be a part of mankind’s oldest days. These are to be used for jewelry, were traded for commodities and in many other ways thus making them an essential component in the history. In present days we not only find these gemstones in various forms and shapes but with the growing technologies these have been modified to suit the present age and fashion trends.
Today one can find hundreds and thousands of different forms of jewelry that are made with these gemstones. Gemstones like Rubies, Emeralds, Sapphires, and Diamonds have created such an attraction for the gemstones that the Jewelry industry is flourishing today and there are countless suppliers to complete and fulfill the ever-growing needs of the people all across the world. People today are ready to pay any price to acquire these gemstones and make these gems priceless. There are many gemstones which have an even greater appeal then these ever famous gems but due to their scarcity and expensive price tags become the commodities to be worn and adorned only by the selective few prosperous people.
Gemstones are not just used to create jewelry but these are also said to have metaphysical and healing properties. Such gemstones with healing properties are used to heal and cure illnesses, are said to protect and guard people from evil spirits and enemies. Some Tansanit gemstones are said to make man stronger and give him a boost in life. Thus, gemstones if put to proper use are said to bring good luck, wealth, harmony and peace in the wearers life. With these healing properties comes, the myths and folklore that are associated with some gemstones. Like Amethyst is believed to have been formed by the tears of Dionysus (Bacchus) when they fell in to his wine glass and the wine stained a stone. Quartz is said to have been formed by Diana while she was trying to protect a young Virgin from the wrath of Dionysus.
In the astrological world also these gemstones has their own importance and purposes. These gemstones are also associated with the months of year and people born under any month is said to have a birthstone which will be beneficial for them.
These birthstones are in great demands now a days due to the increasing awareness of the astrological and numerological sciences amongst the people all across the globe.
With their uses in the jewelry trade the fashion world is also not left untouched from these mystical and gorgeous gems. Designers today are so attracted by these stones that these are being used in accent designer outfits, evening dresses, celebrity gowns as well as for embellishing clutches and purses. Thus these gemstones has and always will be an essential part of our world.