January Birthstone: Garnet or Rose Quartz
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Anniversary stone: 2nd anniversary
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.