Astrological Sign: Gemini, Cancer Meaning: Loyalty, faithfulness and friendship Healing properties of Pearl: The June birthstone is reputed to be effective for health problems relating to the heart, spleen, stomach, intestine & ulcer problems. The Pearl is also used to enhance personal integrity. Sources of Pearl: Persian Gulf, the Gulf of Mannar, the South Pacific, the Gulf of California, the Gulf of Mexico, the Pacific coast of Mexico, Europe, Japan and Australia. Interesting Facts: The traditional characteristics of Pearl are modesty, chastity and purity. Pearls are often associated with good luck as it was considered a good fortune when divers would find oysters with perfect pearls. Indian legend has it that pearls were heavenly dew drops than fell into the sea. In India, ancient warriors attached the pearls to their weapons to symbolize the tears and sorrow of those slain by the weapons.