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July Birthstones

RubyThe modern birthstone for July is Ruby. Traditionally, the Ruby dates back to the ancient Polish, Russian and Hindu calendars while Onyx was more commonly traditional for other calendars. Other birthstones for the month of July include Carnelian, Sapphire, Sardonyx, and Turquoise. The Stone color associated with July is commonly Red. 

July Ruby Poem

The glowing Ruby should adorn
Those who in warm July are born,
Then will they be exempt and free
From love’s doubt and anxiety.
- Gregorian birthstone poem printed in Notes and Queries, May 11, 1889.

Birthstones for June
  Birthstone
Modern Birthstones Ruby
Traditional Birthstones Ruby
Ayurvedic (Ancient India) Birthstones Ruby
Arabic Birthstones Carnelian
Herbrew Birthstones Onyx
Hindu Birthstones Sapphire
Italian Birthstones Onyx
Mystical (Tibetan origin) Birthstones Ruby
Polish Birthstones Ruby
Roman Birthstones Onyx
Russian Birthstones Ruby, Sardonyx
Astrological Birthstones (Leo: Jul-Aug) Onyx, Carnelian, Sardonyx, Golden Topaz, Tourmaline
Planetary Stones (Sun: Jul-Aug) Rock Crystal
Talismanic (Leo: Jul-Aug) Diamond