Dates: November 22 - December 21

First Sign of the Zodiac: The Archer

Birthstone of Sagittarius: Turquoise

Alternate Birthstones of Sagittarius: Blue Topaz, Beryl, Topaz, Citrine, Ruby, Lapis Lazuli and Blue Zircon

Ruling Planet: Jupiter

Ruling Element: Fire

The Zodiac signs, as well as Sagittarius, are generally used to direct horoscopes from astrological calculations which lead an individual to its relationships, personality and business interactions. The sign of Sagittarius signifies the position in the sky where the sun was through the time of birth and, in the case of Sagittarius, manipulates people who were born on or after November 22 and before December 21. The Zodiac sign of Sagittarius is ruled by Jupiter, one of the planets in the Solar system. The planet Jupiter rules over the gemstone, or birthstone Turquoise. The Turquoise has its own unique properties relating to color, crystalline structure, character and abilities. The Turquoise gemstone, or birthstone assigned to Sagittarius is believed to influence both positive and negative personality traits and characteristics of those born under the astrological sign of Sagittarius.

Sagittarius Characteristics & Personality

Sagittarius (the sign of the Archer) is the ninth sign of the Zodiac, influencing people born between November 22 - December 21. The Fire signs of Sagittarius, Leo and Aries are linked with liveliness, obsession, and action. Collectively with other elements, fire believes that earth will suffocate it, water will sink it, but air will buff and make livelier it. The persons born under the zodiac sign of Sagittarius have positive personality traits and characteristics and are often portrayed as:

§ Compassionate

§ Dynamic

§ Ethical

§ Humorous

§ Generous

Negative Characteristics:

· Proud

· Superstitious

· Foolish

· Impulsive

· Impractical

Birthstone for the zodiac Sagittarius– The Turquoise
The birthstone for the zodiac sign Sagittarius is the Turquoise. The Sagittarius also responds to Beryl, Lapis Lazuli, Blue Topaz, Topaz, Ruby, Blue Zircon and Citrine. The custom of giving offerings of jewelry that contains these stones count back to thousands of years. The gemstone Turquoise is assumed to carry out the energies of planet Jupiter with which it is compassionate and that wearing jewelry containing the gem stone will center the energies of the planet and sign through the gem.

Properties of the Gem Stone Turquoise-
The characteristics with which the Turquoise, the birthstone of Sagittarius, is connected are as following:

  • Success, achievement, contentment and good fortune

  • Defensive against all diseases, regeneration, and strengthening