The modern birthstone for April is Diamond. Traditionally, Diamonds date back as the birthstone for some calendars while sapphire was more commonly known as the birthstone for April. Other birthstones for April include Opal and Clear Quartz. The Stone color associated with April is commonly Clear or colorless.
April Diamond Poem
She who from April dates her years,
Diamonds shall wear, lest bitter tears
For vain repentance flow; this stone,
Emblem of innocence is known.
- Gregorian birthstone poem printed in Notes and Queries, May 11, 1889.
|Traditional Birthstones||Diamond, Sapphire|
|Ayurvedic (Ancient India) Birthstones||Diamond|
|Mystical (Tibetan origin) Birthstones||Opal|
|Astrological Birthstones (Taurus: Apr-May)||Sapphire, Amber, Coral, Emeral, Rose Quartz, Turquoise|
|Planetary Stones (Venus: Apr-May)||Aventurine, Emerald|
|Talismanic (Taurus: Apr-May)||Garnet|