Gemstones have been used by many for their beauty as ornaments. But gemstones in astrology serve other special functions. Gemstones are used to liberate a person from the stress and problems caused by misalignment of planets. They are also used to increase the positive and healing energy and bring about peace and mindfulness. These gemstones are in fact called “cleansing agents” because they clean one’s body of all the negative energy and facilitate the inculcation of positive energy. Hence, many people have started wearing gemstones for positive energy and to protect themselves from misfortunes.
Most astrologers advise people to wear their birthstones. This is because gemstones have the ability to harness the cosmic energy from the universe. So, when these gemstones come in contact with one’s body, they entrapped energy seeps through into the wearer’s body causing healing and positivity.
People wearing gemstones often feel more concentrated and connected with their self- conscious. They experience very soothing, peaceful and calming feelings instead of the daily stress they used to face. The effect of gemstones can start to be seen even in a few days of wearing them. Gemstones can benefit people in every area of life, be it business or education or illness. So, if the right gemstones are worn, they can have marvelous effects.
In Vedic astrology there are 9 special gemstones representing the 9 planets. These gemstones are of different colors and every gemstone has a different effect on the person based on their natal chart and planetary alignments. If the right gemstones are not used, they can have a detrimental effect. Hence consulting an expert astrologer is very important in this case. One such astrologer is Dr Hemant Venus, who has more than 15 years of experience in astrology and gemology.
Some of the main gemstones and their respective planets are mentioned below:
Ruby — Manikya — Sun
Ruby is the most costly Gemstone worn for Sun, emitting red cosmic rays and infa-red radiation, makes and gives the subject active, smart, bestows high honour and social esteem, freedom from sight problems and eye defects/ailments. This Gemstone rules over bones, headaches, indigestion, fevers and colic. In short, the wearer will be generally favored with good health, position and prestige, particularly making him/he free from any serious abnormalities or disease. Gem therapists, sculptors, artists, engineers, architects, legal experts, high court judges can wear Ruby Gemstone with a great advantage.
Pearl — Moti — Moon
Pearl is a wide shining Gemstone in several varieties of shellfish. Pearls coming from Basrah and Gulf countries and Mediterranean region are of pure quality and highly beneficial, particularly in reducing tensions, stomach ailments and marital discards, If this Gemstone is worn by the ladies on neck, it will preserve their chastity. This Gemstone influence over heart, blood and mind is considerable. It increases the self-confidence of the wearer and enhances his/her mental faculties, promotes and builds cordial working atmosphere around him or her.
Coral — Moonga — Mars
Coral is a precious Gemstone of bright red color and it comes in lighter shades too. Coral Gemstone flourish at the hollow of the seas. An opaque Gemstone is most effective for females or males for radiation powerful emotions through absorption of red radiation from the visible light spectrum. Through use of this gemstone in gold several diseases can be warded off, particularly tropical fevers, chicken pox, jaundice, fistula, impotence and ailments pertaining to blood. Particularly impure blood. Its use is also most effective in healing ailments like anemia, general debility, weakness, lassitude, body pain , allergies, inflammations, cough and cold, bronchitis, pneumonia.
Emerald — Panna — Mercury
Emerald is a precious Gemstone of green color. It is also known as Panna Gemstone. It is worn for Mercury and allowed cold green radiation to be absorbed by the wearer enabling him to have perfect control of nervous and intestinal portions, liver, tissues, lunges, vocal cord, tongue and nervous system. Emerald Gemstone is especially recommended for businessmen, writers, printers, publishers, dealers of scientific instruments. This Gemstone is also useful for any ailment connected with these functions, defect in recalling, stammering, harshness in voice, students having weak IQ and for women in delivery bed fearing complications.
Yellow Sapphire — Pukhraj — Jupiter
Yellow Sapphire Gemstone as its name implies, it is Gemstone of light Yellow Color. It is an expensive stone and denotes righteousness, piety and truthfulness of the wearers. It’s common for economic prosperity and comforts and is particularly good for those engaged in business or industry. Yellow Sapphire Gemstone is particularly good for those desirous to be blessed with children, or those interested in nobler aspects of life and in the occult, charity, spiritual motivation, yoga meditation and religious preaching.
Diamond — Heera — Venus
Diamond is the Gemstone of white color. Diamond Gemstone is good for all around financial prosperity and happiness. By wearing this Gemstone, the wearer will be known for his systematic, methodical and upright approach to the problems of life. He would also exhibit wisdom and maturity in their dealings, relationship and people would repose confidence in them. But the wearer must check on their ego problems and should not be unnecessarily critical of others, particularly their loved ones.
Hessonite — Gomed — Rahu
Hessonite — Gomed Gemstone color is like Cow’s urine. It is a Gemstone used to ward off the evil influence or Rahu. It can be used to great advantage for ailments such as wind and acidity. It helps the wearer with regard to professional advancement of finance, health and happiness and it deters enemies from hatching plots against the wearer. This Gemstone helps the wearer to win court cases. It is a recommended stone for those engaged in legal professions such as advocates, legal practitioners, Judges act. It should be worn by one and all, who may be interested in spiritual advancements, particularly during the Rahu dasha.
Cat’s Eye — Lehsunia — Ketu
Cats Eye Gemstone in colors it resembles the color of the neem fruit, with a silver streak. This Gem also comes in other colors like black, black and white, yellow, pale blue and light red. Cat’s Eye Gemstone clears obstacles, hindrances and wards off evil effects of witch crafts. It can be profitable worn by Politicians who aspire for higher positions and authority. This Gemstone is highly recommended for those, who do not have well placed ketu in their natal charts. The malefic effects of Ketu is to cause loss of reputation and to increase jealousies and rivalries as a result of the natives popularity. Proper use of this Gemstone will ease matters considerably and safeguard them from scandals, loss or reputation.
Although gemstones have numerous benefits, as mentioned before it is imperative to consult an astrologer before using them. Astrologer Hemant Venus is a certified gemologist who gives live energy demonstrations of gemstones. He can recommend gemstones based on one’s birth chart so that they get maximum benefit of the stones. Book an appointment with him via call or WhatsApp at 98363 94217.