May birthdays fall right in the heart of spring and the emerald is the perfect gem to symbolize and celebrate this month. Prized for its brilliant and beautiful green colour the emerald is often worn as statement pieces for big events.
It brings happiness, prosperity, success and goodness. Emerald is also believed to cure ailments and legends said that emeralds had bewitching and magical properties. Emeralds signify honesty, wisdom, growth and patience.