A gemstone is a piece of mineral which is crystallized; it is used to make different types of adornments and jewellery. They are a rather popular and scalable kind of precious stone and people like to wear them. Most gemstones, a lengthy collection of healing and magical powers are used to cure or help in the lives of people generally. They’re expensive and as a matter of fact only worn by a person if suggested by an astrologer. Astrology has many such traits, it is believed that every person born has a particular agenda already enlisted for his life. He will end up according to the agenda. This agenda is believed to have affected by the time, day and date of birth. Gemstones are thought to be beautiful, rare and long-lasting. In fact, they are also distinguished based on other kinds of parameters.
A gemstone is said to be a perfect gem if all four the C’s i.e. Cut, color, clarity and carat of the gem is according to the expectations. Speaking of gemstones, there are around about 200 types of gemstones but according to astrology, certain of those 200 are precious and hold an important place in gemology. Different gems have different effects on the person wearing it. Some gems bring calmness while some bring good luck while some start a healing procedure on the bearer. It all depends on your planetary system at the time of birth. Gemstones come in every color of the rainbow and are gathered from all around the world, with each precious gemstone having a unique creation of beautiful colors. Some gemstones have been treasured before history and some were only discovered recently.
Here is a brief explanation on the properties of the gemstones and its effects on the user or bearer:
Ruby: Ruby is one of the loved gemstone in the world of jewelry. It is traditional birth stone for people born in July. The factors affecting ruby is its color, cut, carat and clarity as for all the gemstones. Benefit of Ruby is that it reflects power and thus the bearer will experience confident. Also, it is said that ruby enhances decision making capability.
Natural Pearl: Natural pearls are exquisite, incredibly costly and typically petit. Therefore people have urbanized ways to culture pearls, so that these precious gemstones can be enjoyed by all. As per Vedic Astrology, Pearl is that precious gemstone that is used to enhance the power of Moon.
Red Coral: Coral bears the rather charming nick-name of “Sea’s Garden” partly because it was thought of as a plant. When you’re working with the energy of the ocean, this crystal blossoms and protects from evil influences. Red is considered as the most loved color but it also can be found in pink, white, yellow and black.
Emerald: The emerald is the sacred stone of the goddess Venus. It was thought to preserve adoration. Emerald has long-ago been the symbol of hope. The emerald is said to bring the wearer reason and wisdom. The benefits of Emerald reward the bearer with success, calmness and many other things.
Yellow Sapphire: A Yellow sapphire is considerably sparkling and can give away different colors from different angles. It is mostly rules by Jupiter planet and it is believed that wearing a yellow sapphire is good for the success and also it’s extremely helpful in healing relationships.
White Sapphire: A very rarely found gemstone, white sapphire is said to be associated with Uranus planet. White sapphire benefits its bearer with luxuries and wealth. They’re white as in totally colorless and uniquely beautiful gemstones. It is mostly worn by businessmen and professionals on the small or middle finger.
Blue Sapphire: Blue sapphire is an excellent gem for Aquarius/ Capricorn Rashi. It is the lucky stone for the month of September. People in business, law, transport tend to wear this gemstone for various benefits of blue sapphire like success, confidence etc
Hessonite: The Hessonite is a Gemstone of the Grossularite Garnet Family having color shades of yellow, brown to reddish brown. This gemstone is the Gemstone of Planet Rahu as per Vedic Astrology. It is worn by an Aquarian and it is considered the birthstone of January month.
Cat’s Eye: The cat’s eye gemstone is a unique gem and its metaphysical powers and properties have always fascinated human beings. According to Vedic astrology, Cat’s eye is the gemstone of Planet Ketu or South Node of the Moon. It is a gemstone with intense planetary energies and shows effects quite fast.
So, these are some of the most known and important gemstones found. They are precious by nature and therefore rare and expensive. Some of these gemstones can be replaced with certain Uparatana or alternatives for the gemstone. These alternatives are available, but it is recommended that any purchase or bearing of these gems should be advised only by a professional astrologer as bearing any odd combination or wearing a gem on the wrong finger can cause malefic issues to the bearer. It’s simple, really, all you have to do is talk to a professional astrologer, buy the specific gem and find out the results for yourself.