Astrological Gemstones - Blue Sapphire, Yellow Sapphire and Emerald

Here only some details about gems are given. But for better and specific suitability consult an expert astrologer.Wear any gem under the guidance of expert astrologer as gems are carefully selected for use to affect the body beneficially through their measured radiations. One should wear gems only when they are indispensable.

Blue Sapphire Or Neelam

Blue sapphire is the gem of Saturn that is worn to remove the evil effects of Saturn. It is regarded as the most revered as well as the most feared stone. Its positive as well as negative effects are manifested from within hours to days.

Malefic saturn can cause obstacles, hindrance in his endeavors in all his endeavors but a powerful saturn is known to give wealth and power. Hence wearing neelam when saturn is benefic can make native a great industrialists and political leader.

It is advised that this stone should be worn only under strict advise of expert astrologer otherwise it can prove harmful.

If you choose to wear blue sapphire it shouid be at least five carats. Such stones should be set in rings made of steel (iron), and if necessary, ashta dhatu, an alloy of eight metals, which are gold, silver, copper, tin, zinc, mercury, lead and iron. They can also be set in rings of gold and silver. There is a proper ritual to install the gem and it is adviced to follow it. The ring should be worn on the middle of the right hand on a Saturday morning during shukla paksha.

Purify and Activate the Blue Sapphire

One needs to purify and activate the gemstone , dip the ring in milk, honey and pure water, for 20 to 30 minutes, Burn 5 incense sticks to Name of Shani Deva and pray that you are going to wear the representative gemstone blue sapphire to have Blessings from Shani Deva. Then take out the ring from the pure water and round it up the incense sticks 11 times while chanting the mantra ॐ शं शनिश्चराय नम:, now wear it. Blue sapphire will give effects within 60 days after wearing and till 4 years it will give full effects, after that it becomes inactive

In Sanskrit it is known as Neel Mani, Indraneel Mani, in Urdu it is known as Yakoob, Kabood. Blue Sapphire is one of the Navratna.

Yellow Sapphire Or Pukhraj

It's also know as Topaz, in Sanskrit, topaz is known as Pushparaj, Pushparag, Peet Mani; in Gujarati it is known as Peeluraj. Gems are used for curative purpose as well as for wealth, longetivity, power. When gems comes in contact with the body, it injects rays into the body, restoring the balance between deficiency and excess.

Yellow Sapphire should be studded in a gold ring and worn on Thursday of shukal paksh between 6 am to 8 am in the index finger of the right hand. Before the age of 23 one should wear yellow sapphire up to only five ratti. But after 22 years of age one should wear yellow sapphire from five to seven ratti. But wear only good quality of yellow sapphire and make sure that the gem is not dull, spotted, depressed, cracked or webbed.

Do not wear cracked or chipped gems, as they can have a very detrimental effect. Thoroughly inspect gems for defects before purchasing them. A defective gem will cause the wearer trouble. If the gem is milky, the wearer may receive an injury; if it has red dots, he or she may lose wealth; if it is cracked, one might suffer a theft; if it has webs, it may cause stomach problems; if it has a depression, it causes anxiety and mental disturbance.

Purify and Activate the Yellow Sapphire


If the gem lacks luster or is opaque, one may suffer from family problems or at the hands of one's enemies. Yellow Sapphire ring can be made in gold or silver, wear it in the index finger on Thursday moening during Shukla Paksha. One needs to purify and activate the gemstone , dip the ring in milk, honey and pure water, for 20 to 30 minutes, Burn 5 incense sticks to Name of Guru Deva and pray that you are going to wear the representative gemstone yellow sapphire to have Blessings from Guru Deva. Then take out the ring from the pure water and round it up the incense sticks 11 times while chanting the mantra ॐ ब्रह्म ब्रह्स्प्तिये नम:, now wear it. Yellow sapphire will give effects within 30 days after wearing and till 4 years it will give full effects, after that it becomes inactive.

Emerald Or Panna

This green coloured stone is used to please mercury. It is bright, transparent stone with brilliant green colour and is very expensive. In astrology, MERCURY is said to be the "VAANI" of "KAAL PURUSHA". Wearing an EMERALD enhances the power of speech in the native, it also gives fevarable results to students, singers, dancers and musicians. Emerald is also favorable for people who suffer from mental illness, nervous problems, blood related problems etc.

If mercury is weak then it is advised to wear Emerald, even during mercury Mahadash-Antardasha emrald is recommended. Best and genuine emeralds are bright, scatter green rays and transparent like water without any scratch and grate marks on them.

Purify and Activate the Emerald

Make an gold, silver or copper ring and wear it in the morning of any Wednesday during Shukla Paksha, wear it in the last finger (little finger). One needs to purify and activate the gemstone , dip the ring in milk, honey and pure water, for 20 to 30 minutes, Burn 5 incense sticks to Name of Buddha Deva and pray that you are going to wear the representative gemstone Emerald to have Blessings from Buddha Deva. Then take out the ring from the pure water and round it up the incense sticks 11 times while speaking the mantra ॐ बू बुद्धाय नम: after the mantra you can wear it in your little finger. Emerald will give effects within 45 days after wearing and till 3 years it will give full effects, after that it becomes inactive,.