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Cancer Gemstones

Updated on February 25, 2014
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Anamika S Jain is a social media consultant and blogger. She is passionate about topics like astrology, numerology, feng shui and gemstones.

Cancer Zodiac Sign Gemstones
Cancer Zodiac Sign Gemstones
Cancer Gemstones : Amber, Moonstone, Pearl, Carnelian, Rhodonite, Emerald, Ruby, Moss Agate and Pink Tourmaline.
Cancer Gemstones : Amber, Moonstone, Pearl, Carnelian, Rhodonite, Emerald, Ruby, Moss Agate and Pink Tourmaline.

Cancer Zodiac Sign Characteristics and Health Problems

Cancer Associations

  • Element – Water
  • Ruling Planet - The Moon
  • Career Planet – Mars
  • Love Planet – Saturn
  • Money Planet – Sun
  • Colors - Blue, Silver, White
  • Metal - Silver
  • Best days – Monday, Thursday
  • Lucky Numbers – 2, 7 and 9
  • Compatible Signs - Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn, Pisces and Taurus.

Cancer Characteristics

If a person is born in between 22nd June and 22nd July he is said to be born under the Zodiac sign of Cancer or Karka. The Sign of Cancer is the Crab. Just as the crab has a hard shell to protect its soft interior, hiding behind the tough exterior is a sentimental softy. A Cancer born is quick to retreat into their shells if it suits their mood. The most likable trait of this Sign is Loyalty. A person born under the Zodiac Sign have a tendency to be emotional, sensitive and sentimental by nature. A Cancer born is friendly, loyal, devoted, affectionate and very protective. Cancers are maternal, domestic and love to nurture others. Those born under this Sign wear their heart on their sleeve, which is just fine by them. They love tradition, history and art. They are normally religious by nature, love good food and beautiful surroundings.

Cancer Health Problems: A Cancer born is very prone to stomach and chest problems. They usually tend to put on weight and suffer from Blood Pressure problems. 

Gemstones of Zodiac Sign Cancer

The Gemstones which can be worn by a person belonging to the Zodiac sign of Cancer are Emerald, Moonstone, Pearl and Ruby. In addition to this Amber, Beryl, Brown Spinel, Carnelian, Calcite, Chalcedony, Chrysoprase, Opal, Pink Tourmaline, Rhodonite, Moss Agate, Fire Agate and Dendritic Agate can be worn as a Birthstone to improve the good qualities of Cancer.

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  • lolaestrella profile image

    Dalila C 

    8 years ago from Denver, CO

    Nice! Thumb'd you up!

    I'm a cancerian and I love how you'd describe a cancer. It's a coincidence that I get myself a ruby ring for my wedding. Love it. It's my lucky wedding charm.

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    9 years ago

    nice ... All info about me given by cancer sign is true. So any one plz tell me about its gem in what colour.thanku...

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    9 years ago

    It Suits Me..............:-) am a cancerian lucky

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    9 years ago

    i am proud to be a cancerian..all the descriptions suit me exactly...i am compassion and romantic my loved ones

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    9 years ago

    too bad im still stuck with an ugly pearl as my gemstone. :(

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    11 years ago

    So true! Except the ruby for Simha, it's actually kark's main stone. but it really doesn't matter since I am half Simha, half kark.

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    Umna Safdar 

    11 years ago

    small but nyc :)

    enjoyed your hub......i am proud to be a cancerian!!

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    Jyoti Kothari 

    11 years ago from Jaipur

    hi Anamika,

    Cancer may benefited. Keep it up. I have rated this hub up.


    Jyoti Kothari

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    R Banerjee 

    11 years ago

    I am a cancerian and all yhe description given above perfectly suits me......specially health concern and physical appearance and also my character......thank u for the solutions too

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    11 years ago

    hi im also a cancerian too

    almost these descriptions suits me too!

    love it..

    but as what i have read from a kind of small booklet or something is that cancers birthstone is ruby..

    how did you came up into pearl?


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    11 years ago from Brooklyn, New York City

    Love reading about Cancers since I am one. Great info. Thanks!

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    12 years ago

    Yay! thanks for the info... im a cancerian....well most of the description out there suits me...unexpectedly well...

    i guess, my birth isn't a coincidence....

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    Anamika S Jain 

    12 years ago from Mumbai - Maharashtra, India

    Thanks for the visit Writer Rider and Paper Moon.

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    Paper Moon 

    12 years ago from In the clouds

    I am a Gemini cancer. I guess that makes me a schizophrenic crab.

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    Writer Rider 

    12 years ago

    Cancers are some of my favorite people.


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