November Birthstones - The dazzling Topaz and the splendid Citrine

November Birthstones - The dazzling Topaz and the splendid Citrine

Those who are born in the month of November are lucky as they can choose from two precious birthstones - Topaz and Citrine. These birthstones are said to channelize the positive energies of the universe and pour them into the being of the wearer. Before wearing a birthstone, one must surely consult an astrologer who would advise the person to wear the birthstone that best suits him/her.


Both the birthstones of November are said to bring peace of mind and financial stability to the wearer. These birthstones are affordable, varied and long-lasting. If you are looking for a gift for someone born in November, then these birthstones are a perfect choice. These come in an array of colors and would be loved by every individual who gets to wear it.


Do you want to know about the impact these birthstones will have on you? Speak to our astrologers and find out the stone that best suits your personality.


Topaz is one of the November birthstones that took its name from the word “topazios”, which was the name of an island in ancient Greece. According to ancient people, topaz was wrongly taken to be any yellow stone but after researching through the ages it has now become clear that topaz is a colorless stone in its pure form and it can be transformed into any color of the spectrum by adding a certain type of impurity to it. The most valuable form of topaz is the imperial topaz which is orangish pink in color and is gifted on the 23rd anniversary of a couple. The blue-colored topaz is in high demand in markets but it is not a naturally occurring stone and is treated with certain chemicals to give it the blue shade. It is the perfect gift for the fourth anniversary of a married couple. Topaz is produced on a large scale mainly in Brazil but other countries like India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Russia, etc. also produce a significant amount of topaz stones.


Citrine is a stone that forms the part of the quartz family and comes in a wide variety of shades ranging from pale yellow to fiery orange. The color of citrine directly depends on the exposure of the stone to light and heat. The stone derives its name from the French word `citrin’ which means `lemon’ in English. It was named thus due to the lemonish colors in which this stone is available. It is an extremely durable gemstone that is loved by all because of its rich and majestic looks. Also, it is the stone that marks the 17th anniversary of a couple.

How to wear November Birthstones: Topaz and Citrine are elegant stones that are available in the market in a variety of hues. These November birthstones can be handcrafted with other metals to produce exquisite jewelry items like pendants, solitaire rings, normal rings, ear-rings, bracelets, anklets, nose stud, and jewelry sets as well.


Effects of wearing Topaz and Citrine: The November birthstones are said to have a long-lasting impact on the wearer. Citrine is said to promote calmness, creativity, wealth and success. It boosts the health and longevity of the wearer as well. Topaz, on the other hand, is a stone that encourages love, fidelity, and affection. It confers strength on the wearer and encourages intelligence in a person. To know more about the effects of the November birthstones, talk to our astrologers who will provide you all the necessary details and answer all your questions regarding topaz and citrine.

Healing Properties: Citrine is said to hold immense healing powers and due to this reason it is often referred to as “the healing quartz.” It is believed that this yellow-colored stone is a gift from the sun god and can protect one against evil thoughts and snake venoms. It is also said to channelize the optimistic powers of the universe and pour it into the soul of the wearer in order to enhance the generation of positive energies. The alternative November birthstone, topaz is also a very powerful gemstone that is believed to bestow strength to the wearer. During the medieval era, it was believed that topaz can eliminate anger and ward off evil spells. It was also believed to bring wisdom to the wearer and balance out the strong emotions of a person. According to ancient folklore, topaz provides a peaceful and qualitative sleep to the wearer and helps in solving an impending problem.

These November birthstones are reckoned to promote tranquility, vitality, and longevity in an individual. The wearer is said to experience a positive flow of energy that rejuvenates the body, mind, and soul of a person and has an enduring effect on the overall development of an individual.