Gemstones as per Indian astrology and theirs important characteristics
Properties of Ruby / Manek, Numerical No. 1, ( Gemstone of Sun )
Rubies family name is corrondum, comes under the catogory of precious stones. Ruby brings love, confidence, loyalty, and courage. It instills stamina, vitality and It strengthens both the physical andemotional heart. Ruby allows you to love Self and Spirit. A good stone of protection. Ruby, the name given to red, gem-quality corundum – is one of the best gemstone for jewelry settings.
Rubies may be any shade of red, from pinkish to purplish or brownish red, depending on the chromium and iron content of the stone. Frequent twinning of the crystals makes the material liable to fracture, yet ruby is a tough mineral, second only to diamond in hardness. Still today, this member of the corundum mineral family, may be up to ten times more valuable than a Diamond of equal carat and clarity. A perfectly translucent Ruby is rare. Stones larger than five carats and of perfect clarity are extremely rare and can fetch a quarter of a million dollars per carat at auction. Burmese Ruby are the most celebrated and sought after in the world, but beautiful crystals have been found elsewhere. Some of the mines in India and Sri Lanka are almost as old as the Burma mines. Corundum of varying quality has been found in Australia, Kenya, Tanzania, Afghanistan, Pakistan and the United States. Some specimens mined in North Carolina, though small in size, rival the Burmese crystals in clarity and color.
Ruby is an excellent stone of energy.Ruby encourage passion for life, It improves motivation and setting of realistic goal. Ruby is one of the stone of abundance and aids retaining wealth and passion. Mentally, Ruby brings about a positive and courageous state of mind. Under the influence of Ruby, the mind is sharp with heightened awareness and excellent concentration, it make you stronger during disputes and controversy. Emotionally Ruby is dynamic. It charges up passion and and fires the enthusiasm. Ruby is sociable stone and attract sexual activity. The ruby is quite certainly a wonderful gemstone for bringing fire into your life. For if you like to live your life intensely, but often find it difficult to keep focus, a ruby can help bring clarity and wisdom to your world. Instead of flitting from idea to idea, this gemstone will very well help you choose your most productive paths. With its power, this gem will then fire your passions and keep you motivated. You’ll be stronger when resisting self-destructive pattern that have crippled you in the past! The ruby provides and incredibly power shield against harmful intentions. If you are caught up in a sticky legal dispute or personal conflict of some kind, this gemstone can aid you in manifesting the correct outcome. This gemstone can also guard you against psychic or physical attack. One ancient tradition suggests that a ruby blessing & will protect your garden from violet spring storms, as well as blessing the four corners of your garden with the ruby should prevent damage from wind, rain, hail and blowing debris. On the other hand, dreaming of rubies, may be a sign of an opportunity or money coming your way!
The oldest healing uses for rubies have been found to be the cleansing the blood of toxins and protection from the plague. It is Extremely beneficial to heart and circulatory system. It has also been told that rubies may prevent starvation. The ruby may be most beneficial in stimulating the adrenal gland, as well as improving circulation and fighting internal infections.
Powers: Wealth, protection, power, joy, anti-nightmare
Working with this stone can remove all sense of limitation. Strengthens courage, selfless work, all spiritual endeavors, joy and many leadership qualities. Ruby helps to reduce resentment when you are required to care for others. The ruby can create a strong sense and means of power within a person; this power should be handled responsibly or it may turn into anger and possessive thoughts.Ruled by Mars, the gemstone ruby is worn during magical rituals to increase the inherent energies that are available to the magician, or it is placed on the altar beside a red candle to lend energy when feeling depleted or drained.In a similar line of magical influence, wearing a ruby is said to increase the warmth of the body.
Properties of Pearl / Moti, Numerical No. 2, ( associated with planet Moon )
Pearls are known for their beauty, purity and lustre and these are associated with planet Moon. Pearl is worn by the ladies around neck, it preserve their chastity (The condition or quality of being pure or chaste). Its influence over heart, blood and mind is considerable, Pearl increases the self confidence of the wearer and enhances his/her mental faculties, promotes and build cordial working atmosphere around him/her.
A quite, gentle shine and softness of the pearl has endeared it alike to Men and Women over the ages. Pearls comes in White, Black and with Tinges of Yellow, Blue, Salmon Pink, Red, Brown and Green. A pearl is considered flawed if it has cracks on the skin, a joint appearance, a mole, is lusterless, has mud or other material inside. The pearl is often called the "queen of the sea". The pearl gemstone harmonizes Chandra, the moon which directly influences emotions, mind, affluence, and public. Wearing a pearl can bring harmony and stability to these influences. Chandra influences the seasonal, monthly and daily cycles and rhythms in the physiology and our emotions. Chandra, the moon, occupies a central role in the solar system and in our physiology. This influence is represented by the hypothalamus in our physiology which controls our behavior, our emotions, our hormonal and reproductive cycles and our body temperature. According to Indian Astrology Pearl represents the queen. which influences human mind very much. The Pearl gemstone should be worn by those persons who find themselves always in blows. Pearl gemstones pacifies passions and mental inconsistency and strengthens the heart. Pearl gems provides royal kindness, blessings from the parents, family pleasure and wealth and increases administrative qualities and imagination power. Pearl gem removes abdominal diseases, increases intelligence and learning capacity. In medical science Pearl gemstones various uses are listed. Pearl gemstones benefits those who suffer from diseases pertaining to eyes, throat, heart, urine, hydrosol, cough, scarcity of calcium, disease pertaining to female sex, indigestion, tiredness, general disease and physical weakness. By curing the man, Pearls brings luster brightness on the human face. If a mother buys a Pearl gem for her child it is much beneficial for the child. Pearl nourishes the physiology like a mother or queen and occupies a central place in the centre of the brain with the thalamus. When the planet moon is malefic, a person can suffer from loss of semen through urine, rheumatic and mental diseases. Due to malefic moon, who suffer from instability, life becomes full of struggles and circumstances are unfavorable, person should wear pearl.
Properties of Yellow Sapphire, Numerical No. 3, ( Pukhraj Gemstone of planet Jupiter)
Sapphires are in the family name corrondum, come under the catogory of precious stones. Yellow Sapphire attract Wealth and Prosperity, can be placed in a cash boxes to increase prosperity and earnings, If worn it should touch the body, Yellow sapphire stimulates the intellect and improves overall focus so that bigger picture is seen.
Yellow Sapphire attract Wealth and Prosperity, can be placed in a cash boxes to increase prosperity and earnings, If worn it should touch the body, Yellow sapphire stimulates the intellect and improves overall focus so that bigger picture is seen. Yellow sapphire or pukhraj is the gem proposed for Jupiter which the largest and heaviest planet among all the planets in our solar system. Jupiter have been portrayed as the educator (guru) of all the heavenly bodies prevailing in universe and have been sitting on the throne of minister of all. Yellow sapphire gemstones being the gem of teacher of universe is placed at the highest hill in the row all gems and is the presenter of positive reflections of Jupiter comprising the dominant colors of wisdom, wealth, fortune and spirituality. Jupiter being a benevolent and Sattvik planet dwell its amity and generosity in the yellow tinted reflection of its gem. Thursday is said to be the day of Jupiter as Guruwaar and is the emperor of the air of northeast direction. This yellow sapphire gem or Pukhraj have manifest out as a mineral from the lumps of aluminium, hydrovisil and florin. Its presence have been articulated in Himalayas, Ceylon and Russia. Its visible signals of its being chaste are spread around its being smooth, weighty, transparent and its presence in different colors like white, light and deep yellow and light orange. The Jupiter possess a enormous confinement of its benevolence and amicableness which he explores through its gem yellow sapphire on earth and bestow the mortals with the knowledge of law, ethics, wit,wisdom, worldly happiness, Para physical bliss, vitality, cleverness, long life, good health, food grains, prosperity glory mental peace, fame, spirituality, freedom from the shadows of evil spirits and sought out health hindrances comprising fever, cough, rheumatism, mouths foul smell, mental problems and kidney disease. Yellow sapphire or pukhraj gems could be worn in many forms like earrings, rings, necklace and pendants. But to have astrological benefits, it is more recommended to wear it in form of ring or pendant. It could be worn in the form of earring or necklace but astrologically it is lesser recommended. Yellow sapphire or pukhraj is believed to be impacting positively to all professions and also have great impact on the professions of writing, barristers, traders and businessmen and escorting them towards the success. Yellow sapphire gem stones play a very dominant and persuasive role in the conjugal side of the person. Yellow sapphire or Pukhraj paves the path for the marriage of the unmarried girls and construct strong foundations of conjugal relationships and friendships leaving behind beautiful threads woven together in the fiber of strong bonding. It confers the person a pacified state of mind guiding him or her on the way to sharp sightedness of the following path.
Properties of Garnet, Numerical No. 4, ( Garnet / Gomed represents Uranus / Rahu, the ascending node of the moon)
Garnet are under the catagory of semi – precious stones. Garnet inspires love and devotion. It balance the sex drive and alleviates emotional disharmony. Garnet is a useful crystal to have in crises, It is particularly helpful in situation where there seems to be no way or where life had fragmented or is traumatic. It fortifies, activates and strengthens the survival instinct,
bringing courage and hope in to seemingly hopeless situations. Crises is turn in to challenge under garnet influence. Garnet itself is a family name, Almandine, Andradite, Grossularite, Hessonite, Melanite, Pyrope, Rhodolite, Spessartite and Uvarovite are the name of Garnets. Its natural significations include worldly desires, worldly benefits, laziness, gratification, and ignorance. It is by nature unpredictable and creates sudden changes and influences, rigidity and passion. It is similar to Sani or Saturn in its nature and influence Psycologically, Garnet sharpens your perception. Mentally, Garnet helps you to let go useless, old and obsolete ideas. Emotionally, Garnet removes inhibitions and taboos. It opens up the heart and bestows self – confidence. According to Indian astrology Garnet Birthstone is used to counter the ill effect of Rahu which causes students to be disinterested in studies and wife struck with sickness or a restless mind. Research has found in all these situations Garnet helps. In the human physiology, Rahu corresponds to the head of the caudate. The caudate is involved in the control of the saccadic eye movements (the abrupt short shifts of focus in the eyes). The caudate influences memory in relation to orientation in space. The caudate is responsible for our ability to change behavior patterns. It is used to counter the ill effect Garnet helps the wearer with regard to professional development. Garnet aids in improvement of finance, health and happiness and it deters enemies from hatching plots against the wearer. Garnet is highly recommended for those involved in active politics. Those who are undergoing the mahdasa of Rahu shall also wear the Garnet. Garnet bestow financial prosperity and leads to gradual accumulation of wealth. It is good for those suffering from allergies, skin disorder, piles, epilepsy, infection of eyes, cold, sinus infection, fatigue, insomnia, Blood Pressure.
Properties of Emerald / Panna, Numerical No. 5, (Mercury and Its Gemstone Emerald )
Emeralds family name is Beryl, come under the catogory of precious stones. The planet Mercury is regarded as the prince among the assembly of nine planets. In human body Mercury represents wisdom and voice. Mercury is the ruler of two signs of the Zodiac – The Gemini and The Virgo. The gemstone related to the Mercury is Emerald.
It is a mineral – a compound of silicate of aluminum beryllium and oxygen. its colour is light, deep green. This gemstone is rare because it is very difficult to find a flawless emerald. Emerald is a gemstone of green color belonging to the family of beryl gems. Emerald has soothing touch and pleasant sight, which gives peaceful vibrations and captivates the heart. It retains its color and lustre in all kinds of lights and shades. Emerald gemstone is used to counter the ill effects of mercury. Emerald is a delicate gemstone and is fragile. Emeralds are found in the mines of coal. Black spots and filaments are often seen in it due to high presence of carbon in it. Emerald gemstone is recognized by its black spot. In genuine emerald, cracks are often found, but it does not effect its utility. Emerald is a stone of inspiration and infinite patience. It is a life – affirming stone with great integrity. Known as a stone of Sucessful Love. This stone ensures physical, emotional, and mental equilibrium. It enhances ability to enjoy life to the fullest. Emerald imparts mental clarity, strengthens memory, inspire deep inner knowing, and broadens vision. By wearing emerald gemstone, a man can pacify mental disturbance. Emerald gemstone increases reasoning power, presence of mind and spiritual power. Emeralds increases eyesight, food grains, property, off springs and destroys black magic, bad effects by evil spirits and nightmares. There are many notions about emerald. It makes the delivery very easy when it is tied around the waist of a pregnant woman. Emeralds are considered auspicious when a lover presents this to his partner. If someone intends to harm a person who is wearing emerald, he is exposed very soon . Emerald gemstone makes the wearer full of love, sympathy and magnanimity. The weak mercury in man's horoscope causes many diseases like asthma, rheumatism, cough stammering, spondalysis etc. Therefore, in this condition, wearing of emerald is most useful.
Properties of Diamond / Hira, Numerical No. 6, ( Diamond represents the Venus planet )
Diamond, one of the most precious stone, a symbol of Luxury, Wealth and Purity for thousands of years and is one of the stone of manifestation, attracting abundance. Diamond is the king of gem, abounds in chemical values and it is the most precious mineral. It is famous for its surprising luster, hardness and beauty. Chemically, Diamond is found that it is a solid carbon.
Diamond gemstones are found in mines and plains too. Diamond colour is white as well as of other colours. Diamond gemstone looks like the source of the divine dazzling light of the stars in the sky. Psychologically, the qualities that Diamond imparts include fearless, invincibility and fortitude. Diamonds clears emotional and mental pain, reduces fear. It is highly creative stone, stimulating imagination and inventivness. Mentally Diamond provides a link between the intellect and the higher mind, brings clarity of mind and aids enlightment Diamond is the amplifier of the energy. It is one of the few stones that never need recharging. It increases the energy of whatever it comes into contact with and is very effective when used with other crystals for healing as it enhances their power. The wearing of diamond is much beneficial. The wearers of diamond can be saved from ominous things and evil spirits and even the effect of poison also decreases. Diamond gemstones increases the stamina and makes the marital life happy and permanent. Diamond gemstone also improves health, checks untimely death also. Diamond gemstone is advantageous in diseases like epilepsy, impotency, rheumatism, hydrocil, shortage of semen and other sexual diseases. The gem stone of Venus is the diamond. Venus is regarded the brightest planet only after the sun and the moon in the sky. Venus or Shukra is the teacher of demons. He is also allotted the office of a minister in the nine planets Solar system. It is also called the god of fine arts, love, beauty and attraction. According to astrology Diamond represents the Venus planet. If the Venus planet has weak position in the horoscope and the man has the Taurus or Libra sign of the zodiac, he can improve his destiny by wearing diamond. By wearing diamond inferiority complex of its wearer vanishes and brightness is seen on his face and many other qualities generate in him automatically. Said to enhance the love of the husband for his wife, it is seen as a sign of commitment and fidelity. The persons of the opposite sex are attracted to each other by wearing diamond. Diamond bonds relationship, bringing Love and clarity in to the partnership. At one side it provides pure maternal love in human life.
Properties of Cats Eye / Lasunia, Numerical No. 7, which harmonizes Neptune / Ketu
Cats Eye is a Crysoberyl from the family of Beryl a semi – precious stone. Cats Eye has magically properties. It brings happiness, serenity, and good luck. It brings compassion, forgiveness, generosity and confidence. It is excellent for creativity. It dispels negative energy from the Aura and provides protection.
Cats eye treats eye disorders and improves night vision. It relieves headaches and facial pain. Psycologically, Crysoberyl strengthens self-worth and releases outworn energy patterns. Mentally, Crysoberyl hepls you to see both sides of a problem or situation and to use stratagic planning. Emotionally it encourages forgiveness for those who have perpetrated injustices. According to Indian Astrology Cats Eye harmonizes Ketu which is traditionally known as the "tail of the dragon", Ketu is the descending node of Chandra (Moon). It's influences are similar to Mangal / Mars and include liberation, abstract thinking, asceticism, non-attachment, healing, moksha– enlightenment, wisdom and that which is hidden. Ketus influence in the physiology is represented by the tail of the caudate. Its influence is over learning and emotions. It's wearing removes physical weakness. Mental worries are removed. Cats eye acts favorably, it makes one a wealthy person.
Properties of Blue Sapphire / Neelam, Numerical No. 8, (Blue Sapphire and Planet Saturn )
Sapphires family name is corrondum, come under the catogory of precious stones. Sani or Saturn represents longevity, discipline, authority, ambition, leadership, honesty, perfection, humility, elders, denial, delays, misery, adversity, accidents, conservatism and dutifulness.
Its role is often symbolized as aservant. Its influence is often seen as restrictive or obstructive yet its influence also seeks to bring balance. Its wearing purifies the mind. The mind is charged with virtuous thoughts and positive attitude. Sapphire is worn to protect one from evil effect of Saturn. Blue sapphire is an expensive gem and gives tremedous benefits to the wearer. Blue sapphire can be worn with a great advantage by heart patients, Blue sapphire also protects the wearers against risks of accidents and against the dangers of fire, strom and natural calamites. Blue sapphire protects the wearer from unexpected happenings and natural calamities and ensures greater financial statbilty. Blue sapphire can cause sudden upturn in business and change the life pattern of the wearer for good. Its speed is very slow that is why he is called Shaneshchar which means a slow mover. In Indian astrology, Saturn is considered to be a malefic amongst the malefic but its last effect is happy. Throwing man into misfortunes and calamities, the Saturn ultimately saves the man. He is regarded the strongest of all planets. Saturn rules the owners of the zodiacal signs Capricorn and Aquarius. Blue Sapphire is the gemstone of Saturn. It rules the direction west. Blue sapphire is a compound of aluminum and oxygen. Due to slight mixture with cobalt it becomes blue. Blue sapphire found in Ceylon is the best, deep light coloured and transparent. Blue sapphire of deep colour and transparence is found in Thailand and Australia. Blue sapphire/Neelam shows its effects sooner than any other gem. It is proved fruitful or effective to the wearer, it will destroy his diseases, faults, sorrows, poverty and increases his food grains, prosperity, strength, glory, life-span and off-springs. It also restores the property which the wearer might have lost prior to the wearing of the blue sapphire. It is also said that it can give peace to the heart of the man if it is worn near the heart. According to a Buddhist monk evil thoughts are destroyed and mind as well as behavior remains pacified by wearing blue sapphire. Morality remains firm in ladies who wear blue sapphire.
Properties of Coral / Moonga, Numerical no. 9, ( Coral influences the planet Mars / Mangal )
These structures in the brain control activity by providing checks and balances, activating and inhibiting impulses in the brain, and maintaining steadiness and precision of movement. Coral influences Mars / Mangal which is responsible for the field of activity, energy, courage, ambition, sports, property, strength, commander, technical ability, mechanical, forcefulness and bravery. Mangal or Mars is like a general with its focus on precision and power in activity.
Red Coral helps to improve marital life. children suffering from malnutrition or inadequate/ slow development may also improve. Abortion or miscarriage or other prenatal complications can be prevented, provided the gem is used under expert guidance after three months of pregnancy. Police personal or defense officials would also be highly benefited and protected from untoward happenings and dangers. At times, nightmares or threats from inferior spirits or witchcrafts can be warded off. It also protects the wearers from lightening and thunder and traffic accidents. Some use its powder for improving digestive system. Usually, those with birth number 9 would find instant results, as it would provide them with extra energies, financial stability, reduction of tensions, easing of litigation, vigor and issues, however entangled and complicated those my be. Red Coral will give strengthen and willingness to meet challenges and critical situations. Some occultists have commended about its beneficial effecting curing natives from mysterious diseases and protecting them from untoward happenings as also from sudden and unexpected developments. Red Coral is good fro those suffering from diabetes. Hindu ladies can use these gems probably engraved with an image of Hanumanji. Red Coral should be preferable worn on Tuesdays within The use of the coral in jewellery dates back to the Romans who considered it auspicious worn in amulets. Because of it auspiciousness, the coral, through not a precious stone, has been given a coveted place in Navaratnas. A good coral is opaque red, is perfectly round or oval and regular; is smooth, and gives out lovely splendorous. It is flawed if it is spotted, cracked, has more than one shade of color or the surface is anyway depressed or twisted. Red Coral is a gem of bright red color and it comes in lighter shades too. Corals flourish at the hollow of the seas. An opaque gemstone is most effective for female or male for radiating powerful emotions through absorption of red radiation from visible light spectrum. Through the use of Coral, in gold several diseases can be warded off, particularly tropical fevers, chicken pox, jaundice, fistula, impotency and ailments pertaining to blood, particularly impure blood. Coral use is also most effective in healing ailments like anemia general debility, weakness, lassitude, body pains, allergies, inflammations , cough and cold, bronchitis, pneumonia etc. According to Indian Astrology, Mars influences can be strengthened with the wearing of Vidruma or coral when recommended. Any person for whom Mars is malefic should wear a Coral. For those who have been defeated by enemies and who are hopeless about future, struggling in life should wear coral.