Depending how you wear it, the Claddagh Ring symbolizes friendship, engagement, or marriage. Wearing the ring on your right hand symbolizes FRIENDSHIP. Wearing the ring on your ring finger of your left hand with the heart pointed out means you are ENGAGED. Wearing the ring on your left hand with the heart pointed in or towards your heart, means you are MARRIED.
The deep tradition of Claddagh Rings has imbued them with many meanings. Wear the ring with the crown pointing towards your heart for friendship. If you're looking for love, point the crown away from your heart. Personalize your Claddagh Ring with a birthstone and make a statement.