Birthstone rosaries always make a fantastic rosary gift for any occasion, especially Sacraments and birthdays. This August birthstone rosary features lovely peridot replica light green aurora borealis glass beads. The multi-faceted cut of each bead reflects the light in a beautiful shades of green. This August birthstone rosary, because of its personal significance and beauty, is a good one to hang on the car rear-view mirror---especially if you choose the personalization option for your loved one. It will look great in the daylight and will stay handy for praying on the run. The Virgin Mary centerpiece features Our Lady of Grace, the depiction of Our Blessed Mother with rays of graces pouring from her outstretched hands on those who pray the rosary, and a crown of twelve stars encircling her head. The crucifix and centerpiece remind us of the daily call to prayer and the intercession of Jesus and Mary before the Father on our behalf.