More about Diamond
The April birthstone is Diamond. The word 'diamond' is derived from the Greek word 'adamas' which means invincible or untameable. Diamond is supposed to be the hardest substance found in nature. Diamonds are created deep inside the earth over hundreds of years due to volcanic activity taking place there. Diamonds are a form of carbon.
Diamond is traditionally associated with mystery, romance, power, magic, etc. Hence they have always been preferred by royalty. Diamonds are known for their stunning brilliance and light throwing ability like a prism. Diamonds have been used through the ages in jewelry, crowns, weapons, etc. The rough diamonds are cut before using in jewelry. Diamonds are generally colorless.
Diamond birthstone signifies purity, endurance and commitment. If you wear your birthstone diamond, it is supposed to bring these positive changes in you. You will be known for your innocence. You will be very loving and affectionate towards your near and dear ones. You will be very strong, yet kind and caring.
A diamond jubilee signifies the 60th anniversary. Diamonds are a popular gift to express your deepest love towards your sweetheart. As they say, a diamond is forever.