The birth stone for December is – you might have already guessed it – blue topaz! Blue topaz comes in three different basic shades: Sky (the lightest blue), Swiss and London Blue (the darkest blue). Sagittariuses are lucky because this is such a beautiful gemstone to have as their birthstone.
The word “Topaz” is Sanskrit for “Tapas” meaning fire. People used to believe that blue topaz had cooling powers. If you have a heated temper, it might be wise to wear some blue topaz and use it as a reminder to cool down. That is, people don̵