۞ Aldebaran gives eloquence, high honours, integrity, popularity, courage, but also warns of war mongering, agitation, danger, loss, violent death.
۞ Abraham Ibn Ezra identified Aldebaran with the biblical Kimah, probably in connection with all the Hyades and as being directly opposed on the sphere to Kesil which he claimed for Antares (this star Aldebaran lies directly across the zodiac from Antares).
۞ The great “Red Giant”, war-like Aldebaran is one of the four “Guardians of Heaven” – “sentinels” watching over other stars. It formed one of the four royal stars of Persia as “Watcher of the East”. These were also called archangel stars; Aldebaran was Michael – Military Commander of the Heavenly Host.
۞ Position of Behenian Fixed Star Aldebaran in the year 5760 (2000 C.E.): 9°47′ Gemini.
۞ Isis Quartz is the Birthstone of 9°-10° Gemini and the 9th of Sivan.