January Birthstones

January Birthstone: Garnet or Rose Quartz

Zodiac sign: Aquarius

Anniversary stone: 2nd anniversary

Angel: Gabriel

Apostle: Simon, Peter

Month flower: Snowdrop

Hindu month gem: Serpent-stone

Meaning of dreaming with garnet: "The solution to a mystery"

For more information about the history of birthstones, try The Curious Lore of Precious Stones by George Frederick Kunz, a fascinating compendium of all the powers that have been associated with gemstones through the ages.