Ruby is the Birthstone For July. For centuries, rubies have signified passion, protection, and wealth. Ancient warriors in Burma and China adorned their armor with the gem to provide protection in battle. Some went as far as inserting the gems into their flesh, believing it created invincibility. The ruby has become a symbol of love and commitment.
Aiding regeneration of physical or spiritual heart, enhances circulation, vitalizes blood and entire body and mind, strengthens immunity, activates sluggish or dormant conditions on physical or spiritual levels.
Rubies are mentioned four times in the Bible, in association with attributes like beauty and wisdom.