9 GEMSTONES (NAVRATNAS) AND WEARING METHOD

According to the astrology, there are nine planets and there are Navratna gemstones associated with these nine planets.  Names of nine planets are Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Rahu, Ketu. These planets play very significant roles in our lives and our future and present are linked according to the position of these nine planets. Gemstones give hope and energize us with positivity and help to solve the difficulties caused by the unfavourable conditions of planets in a horoscope. In order to achieve a positive result, a person can adopt different gemstone as per their association with their corresponding planet. Gemstone yield the best result when worn in accordance with one’s energy pattern and after assessing suitability.

A person must know the important fact like which gemstone relates to which planet, ideal weight of the stone, in which metal the stone needs to be embedded, the ideal time and finger in which the stone needs to be fixed? Thus to get the answers to your questions, read the following article.

Nine planets and their respective gemstones

  1. PLANET SUN:

Planet sun is the head of the solar system. Sun signifies power, position, and authority.

RUBY GEMSTONE (MANIK):

Ruby Gemstone relates to planet sun. Wearing it can benefit the wearer by begetting support from the state, authority, administration. It also helps in ward-off against all the blood-related diseases. This gemstone comes in dark red to light pink colour.

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  • PURIFICATION: Firstly the ring should be dipped in milk, honey and pure water for 20 to 30min then pray to the God Sun to bless you. 
  • FINGER: Ruby gemstone should be worn on the ring finger of the right hand.
  • MINIMUM WEIGHT: Minimum weight of natural ruby should be between 3 to 6 carats.
  • METAL: Make in a gold or silver ring to get a good result.
  • DAY TO WEAR: Ruby must be worn on Sunday morning. If possible it should be worn during the Shukla Paksha.
  • TIME TO WEAR: Ideal time to wear ruby is 5 am to 6 am in the morning.
  • REALNESS: Real ruby glow with a vivid almost stoplight red.

      2.PLANET MOON:

Moon is the second most influential in the horoscope after sun. Moon signifies peace and calmness of the mind.

 PEARL GEMSTONE (MOTI):

Pearl is regarded to be the gemstone for planet moon. A person suffering from tensed mind, indecisiveness, depression and instability in life is advised to wear pearl stone.

  • PURIFICATION: Dip the ring in Gangajal or cow milk at least 10 to 20 min before wearing it.
  • FINGER: Ring should be worn on the little finger of the working hand.
  • MINIMUM WEIGHT: Minimum weight of pearl should not be less than 5 carats.
  • METAL: One should get the ring embedded either in silver or gold metal.
  • DAY TO WEAR: Ring must be worn on Monday morning.
  • TIME TO WEAR: Ring should be worn in the morning between 5 am to 6 am.
  • REALNESS: A real pearl

3. PLANET MARS

Planet Mars is in red color and thus it signifies courage, confidence, self-determination and physical strength.  

RED CORAL GEMSTONE (MOONGA):

Red Coral Gemstone relates to planet Mars (Mangal). This stone is found 500 feet under the sea. The people with Manglik Dosh usually wear this stone to nullify the Manglik Dosh. Wearing red coral can bring good health, power, position, authority, social respect.

PURIFICATION: Firstly dip your coral ring in unboiled milk or Gangajal for 10 to 20 min to purify it.

FINGER: It must be worn on the ring finger of the right hand.

MINIMUM WEIGHT: Minimum weight of red coral should be 5 to 9 carats.

METAL: It must be embedded with gold, silver or copper ring.

DAY TO WEAR: Ring must be worn on Tuesday morning (Shukla Paksha)

TIME TO WEAR: Best time to wear it is from 11 am to 1 pm.

REALNESS: By observing with a magnifying glass if you find granules on the surface of the stone, then it is a fake red coral. But for a real red coral, the surface will be even and smooth.

4. PLANET MERCURY:

Mercury is nearest to the sun. The planet signifies love, education, wit, intellect, business, and fortune. It is considered a benefic planet but under some situations, it may play the role of malefic planet.

EMERALD GEMSTONE (PANNA):

The emerald stone is called the stone of wisdom. Wearing the stone emerald bestows a person’s intellect and wisdom and eradicates negative thoughts from the mind.

  • PURIFICATION: Firstly dip the ring in unboiled milk or Gangajal for 10 to 20 min to purify it.
  • FINGER: It must be worn in the little finger of the right hand. 
  • MINIMUM WEIGHT: Its weight must be 3 to 6 carats.
  • METAL: It must be embedded in gold or Punch Dhatu.
  • DAY TO WEAR: One should wear emerald on Wednesday morning.
  • TIME TO WEAR: It must be worn between 5 am to 7 am in Shukla Paksha.
  • REALNESS: Observe the gem under a magnifying glass and if you see tiny flaws or irregular patterns within the stone it is likely to be a real gemstone.

5. PLANET JUPITER:

Planet Jupiter is the largest planet in the solar system. Jupiter represents education, wisdom, wealth, happiness and knowledge. His nature signifies growth and development.

YELLOW SAPPHIRE GEMSTONE (PUKHRAJ):

Pukhraj stone is the most expensive and precious gemstone. If you are facing problems in business results and your Jupiter is weak then you should wear yellow sapphire. It gives wisdom, health, prosperity, financial gain, longevity.

  • PURIFICATION: Firstly dip your Pukhraj ring in honey, Gangajal or milk for 10 to 20 min for purifying it.
  • FINGER: It must be worn on the index finger of the right hand.
  • MINIMUM WEIGHT: Minimum weight of a sapphire gemstone should be 3 to 6 carats.
  • METAL: For best effects, yellow sapphire must be embedded in gold metal.
  • DAY TO WEAR: One should wear yellow sapphire on Thursday morning.
  • TIME TO WEAR: Yellow sapphire must be worn between 5 am to 7 am on Shukla Paksha.
  • REALNESS: Sapphire can have several interior inclusion, but yellow sapphire of high-quality will not have included that is visible to the naked eyes. Fake sapphires, on the other hand, often have tiny bubbles inside.

6. PLANET SATURN:

Planet Saturn is the son of Lord Surya and his wife Chhaya. It is being said that if Saturn suits a person it will bring all sort of happiness in his/her life. However, if it does not suit you it may destroy the life of a person.

BLUE SAPPHIRE GEMSTONE (NEELAM RATNA):

Blue sapphire has the ability to turn indigent into a king and a king into the indigent. This is one of the Navratnas that is credited with a lot of myths.

Before wearing this gemstone one should definitely consult the astrologers Neelam Ratna does not suit everyone.

  • PURIFICATION: Firstly dip the ring in Gangajal and milk for 10 to 20 min to purify it.
  • FINGER: It must be worn on the middle finger of the right hand.
  • MINIMUM WEIGHT: Minimum weight of the blue sapphire should be 3 to 6 carats.
  • METAL: Neelam should be worn in gold metal or Punch Dhatu.
  • DAY TO WEAR: One should wear blue sapphire on Saturday morning.
  • TIME TO WEAR: It should be worn between 5 am to 7 am on Shukla Paksha days.
  • REALNESS: Take your sapphire and breathe on it to fog it up. Count how long it takes for the fog to start fading. Natural gems take one or two seconds, but created sapphires may take closer to five seconds to clear up. 

7. PLANET VENUS

Venus is the planet well known for love, romance, sex, beauty, music, dance, and recreation sources. This is the brightest planet in the sky.

DIAMOND STONE (HEERA):

Diamond is expensive and commonly used in jewellery. Diamond is the symbol of luxury and it must be beneficial in the horoscope. If someone is going under with the Mahadasha or Antardasha of Venus(Shukra), he/she must wear a diamond.

  • PURIFICATION: Firstly dip your diamond ring in honey, the Gangajal or milk for 10 to 20 mins for purifying it.
  • FINGER: It must be worn in a small or middle finger of your right hand.
  • MINIMUM WEIGHT: Minimum weight of diamond should be 0.4 to 1 carat.
  • METAL: Diamond should be worn in gold or silver metal.
  • DAY TO WEAR: For good results, wearing a diamond on Friday morning in ShuklaPaksha.
  • TIME TO WEAR: The correct time to wear diamond is between 5 am to 7 am in ShuklaPaksha days.
  • REALNESS: Take the diamond near your mouth and fog it up with your breath and if fog stays for a longer time then it is a fake diamond and if stays one or two seconds then it is a real diamond.

8. PLANET RAHU:

Planet Rahu has no physical shape. It is an imaginary point in the sky. But even then, Rahu is considered most powerful and has been allotted the status of a planet by our Rishis. It indicates laziness, filthiness, delays, and hurdles.

HESSONITE GEMSTONE (GOMED STONE):

 Hessonite gemstone removes confusion and provides mental clarity and a balanced temperament. It is highly beneficial to protect from evils, hidden enemy and it also increases energy, good health, wealth and all round prosperity.

  • PURIFICATION: Firstly dip your ring in honey, Gangajal or milk for 10 to 20 mins for purifying it.
  • FINGER: It must be worn on the middle finger of the right hand.
  • MINIMUM WEIGHT: Minimum weight of hessonite is 3 to 6 carats.
  • METAL: It should be worn in silver to get the best result.
  • DAY TO WEAR: For good results, wearing hessonite on Saturday morning in ShuklaPaksha.
  • TIME TO WEAR: It must be worn between 5 am to 7 am in Shukla Paksha.
  • REALNESS: View the hessonite in both natural and artificial light. Real hessonite will change colour in both lights.

9. PLANET KETU:

As like Rahu, Ketu planet also does not have any physical existence. Ketu represents the south node of the moon and the upper half of the snake. It signifies prosperity, mind, wealth, happiness, peace of mind and spirituality.

CAT EYE STONE (LEHSUNIA):

It is recommended to those who do not have well placed Ketu on their birth chart. Proper use of this gemstone will ease the matters.

  • PURIFICATION: Firstly dip your ring in honey, Gangajal or milk for 10 to 20 min to purifying it.
  • FINGER: It should be worn on the middle finger of the right hand.
  • MINIMUM WEIGHT: Minimum weight of cat stone should be 3 to 6 carats.
  • METAL: It should be worn in silver to get the best result.
  • DAY TO WEAR: For best results, wear cat’s eye on Tuesday morning in ShuklaPaksha days.
  • TIME TO WEAR: It must be worn between 5 am to 7 am in Shukla Paksha days.
  • REALNESS: If there are bubbles on the stone, then it is a fake gemstone. There should not be any scratches on the stone.

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