citrine

wealth .  prosperity .  energy

birthstone:  November
anniversary:  11th, 13th

The name citrine comes from the French word "citron" meaning lemon.  Natural citrine is typically a pale yellow color.  It has traditionally been called "the merchant's stone" and citrine was often kept in a place of business or in the cash box to attract money.

Citrine is known as the stone of abundance, attracting success, wealth and prosperity.  It is used to assist in financial speculation, and is believed to improve interactions for those working in sales.  Citrine is said to increase energy and invigorate every area of life, leading to increased enthusiasm and optimism.  It is believed to reduce sensitivity to criticism and help you to confidently take advantage of new opportunities and experiences.