April's birthstone, Diamond is the symbol of purity, innocence, eternity and courage. Diamond is the most sought after and expensive gem. In ancient times diamonds were believed to be tears of the Gods. The beauty and brilliance of a diamond is unparalleled and birthstones meaning for diamonds is eternal and true love, strength and romance.
The April birthstone, diamond, in addition to being a symbol of everlasting love, was once thought to bring courage. In Sanskrit, the diamond is called “vajra,” which also means lightning; in Hindu mythology, vajra was the weapon of Indra, the king of Diamonds symbolize love and prosperity. Because diamonds are the hardest substance, they also sometimes symbolize endurance or perseverance. The rarity of diamonds, which makes them expensive and difficult to acquire, adds to their mystique. To the April Babies, can you think of a situation in your life when you had to display endurance, and perseverance in order to make it? Feel free to comment below.