Gemstone Guide

Rubies - The beautiful birthstone of July !!

by A MITRUKA on Apr 09, 2023

Rubies - The beautiful birthstone of July !! - Inspiring Jewellery


Rubies are among the most valuable gemstones on the planet. Ruby gemstone has been treasured for thousands of years, with ancient cultures believing that it possessed magical and curative properties. Today, rubies continue to be highly sought after for their beauty and symbolism. They are frequently incorporated into fine jewelry, including rings, necklaces, and bracelets, and are a popular choice for engagement rings. 


Ruby stone is a pretty red gemstone made of something called corundum. For centuries, the Mogok Valley in Upper Myanmar (Burma) was the world's leading source of rubies.

Rubies that originate from Africa, notably Mozambique, and Kenya, generally give off a purplish or dark red. This is because they're made by nature when certain things happen underground. So they look red and shiny.



  • It has been associated with improved energy and concentration, creativity, loyalty, honor, and compassion.
  • Rubies and sapphires are both kinds of corundum crystal. However, rubies are different because they have a little chromium that makes them red.
  • People believe that Ruby can protect you in different ways, like keeping you safe when you travel or making you feel better emotionally and mentally.  



People think Ruby brings good luck to your body, mind, and soul. It can strengthen your heart, muscles, and ventricles and help you heal physically.

Wearing this stone will give you more self-confidence and enthusiasm for life.

Physical Healing Properties

  • Blood, heart, coronaries, ventricles, heart disorders, heart diseases.
  • Pregnancy, 
  •  Fever, infections
  • Menstrual flow, menstrual pain, reproductive organs, sexual dysfunction.


Ruby benefits-

People wore this crystal as a charm and protection amulet to ward off a plague. It is also beneficial for dispelling bad dreams and fights with nightmares, helps people restrain their lust, helps with resolving disputes, and brings peace.  



Ruby Gem is listed as both a traditional and modern July birthstone.

If you were born with Cancer, Ruby could be a good gemstone. It's also connected to people who were born under Capricorn.

Ruby gemstone is also considered favorable for the ascendants of Aries, Pisces, and Sagittarius Zodiac signs.



Ruby jewelry is a type of jewelry that features the precious gemstone known as ruby. Ruby is a red variety of the mineral corundum, and it is prized for its deep, rich color and excellent hardness.

Ruby jewelry can take many forms, from classic stud earrings to elaborate necklaces and bracelets. The gemstone is often used as the centerpiece of a design, with diamonds or other gemstones used to accentuate its natural beauty.


Considering its rarity, beautiful color, and its universal appeal, it can be a perfect jewelry gift for her, a birthday gift, a Christmas gift, Valentine’s gift, or a gift for mom or friend.

On a 40th wedding anniversary, people sometimes give a ring with rubies all around it to celebrate many years of marriage.


  • Ruby earrings: Ruby Studs, July birthstone earrings

    ruby studs

  • Ruby necklace: Evil Eye Heart Pendant NecklaceWearing a piece of jewelry with the evil eye symbol on it provides the wearer with both power and protection against evil spirits or bad luck.

    inspiring jewelry- ruby pendant


  Inspiring Jewellery offers genuine Ruby jewellery at a great value. Please visit our website for more details.


Warm soapy water or cloth is the best way to clean ruby jewelry.

To keep your ruby jewelry clean, put on lotions and sprays before you put on your jewelry. You can use an ultrasonic or steam cleaner to clean your Ruby but check your jewelry afterward in case any gems get loose.

Ruby is a precious gemstone and requires proper care and cleaning to maintain its beauty and value. Here are some tips for caring for and cleaning your ruby stone:

  1. Avoid exposing your Ruby to harsh chemicals, such as bleach or chlorine. These can damage the stone and affect its color.
  2. Remove your ruby jewelry before engaging in activities that may cause physical damage to the stone, such as sports or manual labor.
  3. Avoid exposing your Ruby to extreme heat or temperature changes. Sudden temperature changes can cause the stone to crack or fracture.
  4. Clean your Ruby regularly with a soft, damp cloth. Please do not use harsh cleaners or abrasive materials, as they can scratch the stone's surface.
  5. If your Ruby becomes especially dirty, you can soak it in warm, soapy water for a few minutes. Rinse the stone thoroughly afterward and dry it with a soft cloth.
  6. Store your Ruby separately from other jewelry to avoid scratches or damage. Store it in a soft cloth or jewelry box with compartments to prevent contact with other stones.

By following these tips, you can help ensure that your ruby stone stays beautiful and in excellent condition for many years.