Cancer Birthstone List

List of Birthstones & Meanings: June 21 to July 22

➤ By Liz Oakes

The Cancer birthstone list furnishes the meanings of each of the stones for this star sign.

This allows you to select which one you feel will be the perfect stone for you to use.

If you were born under the Cancer astrological sign, check out the healing crystals for you to use if this is your star-sign. 

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Knowing your birthstones can be beneficial as by choosing to wear your chosen stone you may be able to heal a matter of concern more easily.

Also look over the information that follows the list. You will see a short appraisal of each of the stones in the list. 

Stones highlighted with a link have their own in depth page, where you can read more about how they may help you.

All of the birthstones on this list will help the Cancer person, and they have been recommended to be used by anyone of the astrological sign of Cancer for that reason. is reader-supported. When you buy through links on my site, I may earn an affiliate commission. Click Here to learn more.

A Guide To Which Birthstone To Choose

To assist you to decide which Cancer Birthstone to choose, begin by going through the list of stones and reading more about them.  

If you already own one of these and wear it as jewelry, you may be able to learn why you might choose to wear it more often.

Maybe it is more powerful than you knew, so you may want to add another piece of the same type of stone to your collection.  Cancer birthstone jewelry made from the stones listed may be quite attractive as well as benefiting you in some way.

Wear Birthstone Crystal Jewelry

Birthstone jewelry is easy to buy, and as this makes it possible for you to use these stones easily this may be very beneficial to you. 

It will be of benefit to you to wear healing crystals on your body each day, so that you can take advantage of each stone's unique vibration.

It is fortunate that there are quite a few birthstones to choose between for each sign. All of the stones have the potential to help a number of different problems. 

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The healing properties of some of these stones are quite considerable, and using them may help your overall health and well-being.

As you look at the list, you may decide that you would like to find out more information about one of the crystals.

Many of the Cancer birthstones on the list are highlighted with a link, and this link means there is more in-depth information on another page.

If the summary on the stone interests you, you may decide to read the article about that stone. 

The article that is dedicated to that stone will help you to understand more about what it can do to aid your life.

Do You Know Your Astrology Sign?

Although most people know their own astrology sign, if you are thinking of buying a gift for someone, you may be unsure of their sign.

The list below will help you to work out which sign they are. The list of astrological signs, outlines the date in each month that they start and finish.

  • Cancer June 21 to July 22
  • Leo July 23 to August 22
  • Virgo Aug 23 to Sept 22

Cancer Birthstone List

The following list covers the astrological birthstones for Cancer. An excellent range of different stones are known to help you if you were born within this astrological sign.

Although all of these stones are suitable for anyone of this star sign, you may find when you review the meanings that one or more of these may attract you more than the others.

Provided is a range of different aspects of the birthstones, including the healing attributes.

It is common for crystals and stones to be found on the zodiac birthstone list for more than one sign as they have a vibration that will be of benefit in more than one area.

For the full list of both the traditional zodiac birthstones and the more modern stones, go to the master list on the zodiac birthstones page.

Cancer Birthstone List

  • Brookite
  • Calcite
  • Carnelian
  • Natrolite
  • Rainbow Moonstone
  • Rhodizite
  • Rose Quartz
  • Ruby
  • Tinaksite

Birthstone Meanings


Brookite is a high crystal energy stone with a powerful effect within the higher chakras.

It has an unusual vibration that enhances your ability to connect to entities from other places in the universe.

It helps you to make a connection with specific guides, or teachers, that will help you on your overall life journey.

It may help you to contact angels, and it may stimulate kundalini rising.

This stones energy may boost you if you are feeling lethargic or apathetic, and it helps you to stay in the present moment and simply go with the flow.

This Cancer birthstone is a good healing stone in the lower chakras as well as a helpful stone to use in meditation at the higher chakras.

Calcite Crystals

Calcite Crystals come in quite a few colors all of which are highly beneficial.

They are very effective amplifiers and cleansers, particularly of the emotions, and they are powerful to boost mental energy.

Both Green Calcite and Pink Calcite are heart chakra stones, that will calm your emotions

They may help you to let go of things and circumstances that no longer benefit you.

Transparent Pink Calcite will encourage compassion to resonate within the higher heart chakra.

Blue Calcite is a strong healing stone that boosts the flow of energy within your body.

It aids you to develop the psychic power of clairvoyance and the gift of mental telepathy.

The blue stones help dream recall, heighten creativity and will help you if you are experiencing writers block.


Carnelian stones are one of the most effective healing crystals to energize the sexual and reproductive areas of the body.

They have an impact on all of the lower chakras and are known to heal the organs in the lower body, including the gall bladder, pancreas, liver and kidneys.

If this is where you need help, you may choose to keep a stone on your body, such as a Cancer Birthstone pendant made from this stone.

These orange stones have a lovely energy that brings inner peace, inspire courage and confidence and enhance your creativity, and helps you to let go of fear and envy.


Natrolite is a powerful high energy variety of zeolite that helps your nervous system to deal with high vibrations.

This Cancer birthstone helps to harmonize the nervous system with the Lightbody.

It may help to stimulate coincidence or synchronicity occurring in your life. Many people feel a strong pulsing energy as stimulates the higher chakras, and in particular within the third eye and crown chakra.

It may help you to develop a range of psychic gifts, including clairaudience and clairvoyance, and it can be used to aid personal and spiritual growth.

It helps those with a fear of water and is a healing stone that is said to help water retention.

Rainbow Moonstone

Rainbow Moonstone is a beautiful crystal that embodies the feminine vibration.

This beautiful crystal aids women who feel out of balance at the time of the full-moon.

If you resonate with the feelings of the concept of 'howling at the moon', keep a piece of this lovely Cancer birthstone on your body to bring balance and strength of spirit.

This magical crystal aids you to enhance the spiritual aspects of the moons vibration, and it is known to enhance psychic abilities.

These crystals have a magical vibration that helps to enhance the spiritual aspects of the moons vibration, and are known to enhance your innate psychic powers.


Rhodizite are very small crystals, and I mean really tiny, around 3-4 mm in size.

They are powerful little crystals, with a potent vibration that will boost the energy of other stones that you may choose to combine with them.

Use these Cancer birthstones to boost the power of your favorite crystal to manifest abundance.

Keep your thoughts positive as they magnify the vibrations of both other crystals, and the thoughts of the people in their environment. You will get what you are concentrating on, as they are the Law Of Attraction in action.

Rose Quartz

Rose Quartz emits a strong vibration of unconditional love, joy, warmth and healing.

It has a lovely energy that may fill you with feelings of happiness, love, romantic feelings and sensuality.

This Cancer birthstone is most well known for its powerful love vibration. It has strong energy that resonates within both the heart chakra and the higher heart chakra.

It resonates Goddess Energy and is one of the foremost stones representing the Feminine Principle. These lovely pink quartz crystals are a must have in every crystal lovers collection.


Ruby is a superb stone with a lovely color, in various shades of red, from a quite deep red color through to a magenta pink shade, all quite beautiful colors.

This Cancer birthstone has a vibrant color that radiates intensely as does its energy, which stimulates vitality and passion for life.

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The energy of this crystal helps to support you to retain wealth in your life.

It has powerful energy for psychic protection, by creating a shield against psychic attack.

If you are spacey after doing meditation with high vibration stones, it aids spiritual grounding, and works to bring you down to earth and ground you.


Tinaksite is an unusual stone that helps you to let go of stuff that may be holding you back, like old issues that need letting go of.

This stone also has an interesting effect that makes you less visible, which enhances your privacy.

It would be helpful to use it if you have been the victim of a stalker, or any level of harassment of any sort, including unwanted telephone calls.

This Cancer birthstone helps to create positive thinking, and inspired attitudes in your day to day life.

Cancer Birthstone

You can read the in-depth pages, by following the links to the specific pages of the stones that have them.

Check out their properties as you will begin to see that they also have strong healing qualities that may be utilized for your on-going development.

There are many lovely stones on the Cancer Birthstone list, that accentuate your loving caring nature.

By wearing your chosen stone as jewelry, you will be able to keep its energy within your auric field.

As you learn more about the particular strengths of the stones for the astrological sign of Cancer, you will understand why they were chosen.

There are quite a few stones that are strong healing stones within the heart chakra, and will help to accentuate the loving caring aspects of your star sign.

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Your intuition will guide you in making your choice of the perfect Cancer Birthstone for you. 

By wearing your chosen stone, and having it within your aura all day long you may benefit by the strong healing aspects embodied in the stone.

When you are buying jewelry, you may be one step ahead of the crowd, as the well-known Cancer imaginative and artistic nature will help you to choose the perfect stone!

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Note: When you use the vibration of crystals to help and support your healing remember that crystals are part of an holistic approach to your health.

Metaphysical healing uses universal energy so does not stand alone and can be used with any other type of healing. 

Using the energy of crystals for healing yourself is about finding a way to enhance conventional medicine not replace it. So always seek out medical treatment for any worrying health issue.

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