Gem Stones

It’s a scientifically proven fact that gemstones have great effect on our lives. Indian Astrology Gemstones or Birthstones have an effect on the human body through their calculated radiations.

Stones boost the mystical power of a person and ward off the ill effects of planets by their restorative powers. All gemstones have remedial uses. Gems act like vaccines in safeguarding you from diseases. The more good quality stones you wear, the more you will be charged with cosmic forces. The composition of valuable and semi valuable gemstones linked with the planets, tests their genuineness and quality. Our astrologers in Hermits Hut will guide you through the suitability of appropriate gemstones for different ascendants in birth charts. You will also come to know which gemstones should never be worn together and also about the medicinal use.

Pearl

Yellow Sapphire
Coral Hessonite (Gomed)
Emerald Cats Eye (Lehsunia)
Diamond White Corals
Blue Sapphire

 

Pearl

PerlPearl is an Organic Substance Pearl is not a mined stone. Pearl has a special place in the mixed bag of precious gemstone. Pearl is a rare natural stone found from living water substance. The choicest gemstone, pearls are not only worn as birthstones, but also used in making ornaments. Pearls have unique luster and emanates matchless magnificence. Pearl is a highly valued gemstone and is recognized for its exquisite beauty and sophistication.

Pearl is a product of a Mollusk family. Pearl is a shiny, smooth and many coloured deposit (mostly calcium carbonate) that forms around a grain of sand or other foreign matter in the shells of certain mollusks. Colour: Pink, cream, gold, black, and white Found in: Pearl is found in the regions of Japan, China, Tahiti, Australia, Indonesia, Philippines, USA and Burma.

Astrological Importance

According to astrological science, pearls have advantageous qualities too. Pearl is known a Moti in Hindi. Pearls are believed to provide liveliness and wisdom. It is also believed to It ensure long life, negation of sins, energy, affluence, intelligence and social status. It also strengthens human senses, control emotions and provide peace to mind. This is also worn for a happy marital life. Many Hindus believe that a bride must wear a pearl nose ring at the time of marriage ceremony to protect herself from widowhood. Pearl works as a great tool against anger, hypertension and sorrow. It also brings harmony in the life.

Lucky Gem

Pearl opens the luck. Pearl is a lucky gem for all those who are born under number 2. Moon rules this number. People born on 2nd, 11th, 20th, 29th of any month are governed by this number. Other Uses of Pearl: Pearls are also used to make beautiful jewelry items, in decorative items and various other handicrafts.

Pearl Care

Pearls should be treated with great care. Pearls should not be brought into contact with perfume or other jewelry. There is always a possibility of pearls getting scratched if kept with other jewellery. People living in hot climate areas should wash their pearls in seawater twice a year, and for people living in colder climate areas once a year is enough.

Shape And Size

Pearls are round objects in white with a touch of grey or yellowish grey-white. They may also be grayish. Business Opportunities with Pearl Pearl can enhances the opportunities in the business of liquid products like, milk, ghee, and butter etc. It also helps in growing the business of serials, export-import, harvesting, agriculture, salt, medicines, white products and traveling etc.

Defective Pearls

A pearl, which looks like a coral - brings poverty If a pearl breaks it indicates the - arrival of dangers A spotted pearl causes - paralysis A pearl that has a protrusion in three corners - brings bad-luck

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Coral

CoralCoral is an Organic Substance. Coral is not a mined stone or mineral, but an organic gemstone. Formed from a living thing, Coral is the "skeleton" formed by the individual polyps, plant-like animals, which make up a colony under the seawater in deep sea. It is a hard calcareous matter formed of the continuous skeleton secreted by many families of marine coelenterate polyps (a family of zoophytes, gelatinous marine animals called polyps) for their support and habitation. It looks like a under water colourful plant which keeps growing biologically. It is an amazing gift from the ocean.

Colour: Red and pink are the usual colours for coral, but white and black are also known.

Found in: Red Italian coral are believed to be the finest quality coral, mostly demanded in the jewellery industry. Coral reefs are generally found in almost all the oceanic parts of the world. The major deposit of corals is Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Queensland, Australia. The finest specimens come from Sardinia and Tunisia; the corals from Japan and China are known to be less fine ones. Coral are also found off the coast of Washington State and the Aleutian Islands in Alaska.

Astrological Importance

Coral is believed to cure blood related diseases. Red coral is very helpful in making the wearer courageous. It is also believed to reduce the troubles caused due to wrong/harmful positions of Mars.

Lucky Gem

Red Coral is a lucky gem for all those who are born under number 9. Mars rules this number. People born on 9th, 18th, 27th of any month are governed by this number. Coral is one of the five sacred stones of the Tibetans and the American Indians.

Other Uses of Coral:

Coral is usually polished en cabochon or into beads, but is also often carved as decorative items. The coral reefs also make the under water activities like - scuba diving and snorkeling a recreational tourism activity. Additionally, coral reefs are also useful as a protection against hurricanes and other extreme weather.

Coral Care:

Keep it with away from any hard metal or jewellery to avoid scratches. To maintain the shine, do clean it from time to time.

Shape And Size:

Coral has no proper shape or size but it is given shape and size only after it is procured from ocean. It appears like a red colored dry stem when procured.

Business Opportunities with Coral:

It represents the business of gold, steel, agriculture, weapons and property. Police & defense services, chemical studies, surgery, dental treatments are the professions lead by Mars.

Defective Corals:

A Red Coral with coloured spots cause huge financial losses. A Red Coral with a crack is not lucky for the wearer's family. A Red Coral with more than one shades of colour brings losses in business. A Red Coral with a depression, bend or trust brings severe illness.

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Emerald

EmeraldThe gemstone. A fascinating and precious gemstone, emerald is considered goddess among gemstones. It is believed to provide peace and harmony. This green variety of beryl, a silicate of beryllium and aluminum represents regeneration and life. This green color of emerald is due to trace of chromium. Finest quality emeralds are even more precious than diamonds.

Color: It has a typical, distinctive hue called emerald green. It emits cold green rays. The color of the earth element is green. Hence green is a positive force and provides complete peace and harmony.

Found in: More recently, layers of emerald have been found in Brazil, South Africa, Zambia, Pakistan, Afghanistan and India, but the emerald specimens found in Colombian are just unequaled. Synthetic emeralds are produced in Germany (Zerfass), United States (Chatham) and France (Gilson)

Astrological Importance

Emerald is believed to improve memory, communication, intuition, and more. Besides it also sharpens the brain. Emerald is a very beneficial gem for eyes and nervous system too. The person who wears it gets sufficient wealth. Emerald is also helpful in curing lack of concentration, depression, dullness, laziness, headache and sexual diseases, etc.

Lucky Gem

Emerald is a lucky gem for all those who are born under number 5. Mercury rules this number. People born on 5th, 14th, 23rd of any month are governed by this number.

Other Uses of Emerald:

Previously emerald was used in making inlay works in the magnificently built edifices. Also used in making gemstone jewellery. You may also find emerald studs in numerous historical edifices. It can also be used in decorating various items of interest.

Emerald Care

Keep it with away from any hard metal or jewellery to avoid scratches. To maintain the shine, do clean it from time to time.

Shape And Size:

Can be cut into different shapes and sizes according to the need.

Business Opportunities with Emerald

Wearing an emerald helps in the business & profession of Argumentative profession, democratic dealings, astrology, writing skills, editing, publishing, acting, sculpture business, etc.

Defective Emeralds

An Emerald with a depression causes accidents. An Emerald with a web is dangerous for the family of the wearer. An Emerald with no luster brings bad luck. An Emerald with yellow spots or sprinklings is harmful for offspring. An Emerald with reddish look causes loss of prestige. An Emerald with a crack or a crevice brings financial misfortune.

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Diamond

DaimondDiamond is the most exclusive of all gemstones. Though diamond has slowly started making place in most middle class households today, its possession is yet considered to be extravagance. It is believed that this opulent gemstones is presided by the Gods.

Chemical composition of diamond is - pure crystallized carbon referable to the cubic order of crystallography. It mainly forms in volcanic craters and dispersed by volcanic eruption or flooding.

The brilliance of diamond is unparalleled. The luster high refraction, reflection, dispersion of light and hardness gives it an edge amongst other gemstones. It is the hardest matter known, but at the same time it is so delicate, that it may easily break, if hit by hard substance.

Colour: Diamond is not necessarily colourless. The normal range of colours run from colorless to slightly yellow or brown. It is available in superbly expensive pale pinks and blues, pale to bright yellows, oranges, greens, and in many brown shades that are now known as cognac and champagne. White or colourless diamond is the most sought after. Even the blue, pink and red are in high demand. Red diamonds are among the rare most of all gemstones; only two are known to exist.

Found in: All over the world, most prominent locations are Australia, Africa, Brazil, Russia, India and most recently, Northern Canada.

Astrological Importance

Diamond is believed to overcome the devil obstacles. The one who wears a Diamond has a luxurious life, which enhances the name fame and artistic quality of the person. It also improves sexual power. People affected by Mahadasha or Antardasha of Venus should also wear diamonds.

The diseases cured by diamond are sexual disorder ness, infertility, barrenness, sperm problems, sexual desire problems, bowel diseases, constipation, kidney, eyes, gastric and cough problems etc. It is recommended to wear a high quality diamond to get rid of the troubles caused by wrong effects of Venus.

Lucky Gem

Venus rules this number. All those who are born on 6th, 15th and 24th of any month are governed by No.6.The lucky gem for a No.6 person is Diamond. Diamond is the birthstone for the month of April. Diamond also brings luck to the people born under the Taurus or Libra sun signs.

Other Uses of Diamond:

There are two main varieties of diamond. One has industrial use and the other is used in jewellery making and many more artistic works. Coloured, opaque or impure diamonds have industrial use (widely employed for drilling tools and precision instruments), while the absolute white and the purest one is used in jewellery making.

Diamond Care

Diamonds are graded by carat weight, color, clarity and cut. Almost all wishes to possess this most precious and most expensive gemstone. The brilliance and sophistication of diamond is matchless. Hence it needs most safe and secure place for maintenance and protection. It easily breaks so needs proper care.

Shape And Size

Can be cut into different shapes and sizes according to the need.

Business Opportunities with Diamond

Wearing a Diamond helps in the business and profession of film producing & direction, film distribution, actor, artist, lyrics writer, dancer, diamond jewelry, silver and gold ornaments, designers clothes and jewelry, high-tech vehicles, hotels and restaurants, sweets making, entertainment business, perfumes, silk garments, cotton, wheat, sugar, rice, milk etc.

Defective Diamonds

A Diamond with a depression brings ill health. A Diamond with White, Red, Black or Honey coloured sprinklings brings disgrace. A Diamond with blackish tinge brings financial losses. A Diamond which is dull, brings Bad-Luck. A Diamond with a Web causes mental troubles.

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Blue Sapphire

Blue SapphireSapphire/blue sapphire or neelam, as it is known in the local market is a type of corundum aluminium oxide.

Colour: A Blue Sapphire may range from dark blue to blackish blue to dull green. It may also be light blue. The ideal colour is a strong, but not too bright blue, which is easily recognizable from a distance. All of them have a clear lustre.

Found in: The best quality blue sapphire is obtained from Kashmir and Sri Lanka.

Astrological Importance

It counteracts enviousness from others and keeps away evil. It alleviates long-term misfortune. Sometimes this stone reacts adversely so it should be tested for a week before the final wearing.

By wearing of a blue sapphire, the financial hurdles are magically removed out of a native’s life. Blue sapphire has the divine power to give mental peace, wealth & happiness by removing all hurdles of the native’s life. Wearer of the blue sapphire never becomes the claimant of disrepute in the society. It is one of the most popular gemstone among the masses, mainly because it shows its powerful effect within 24 hours of its wearing period. It is completely true, Sapphire shows its positive or negative effect within 24 Hours, but for a number 8 people it shows most of its positive effects. A blue sapphire brings a long life full of energy. It protects from evil spirits. It brings joy of children and grand children.

Lucky Gem

Blue sapphire is a lucky gem for all those who are born under number 8. Saturn rules this number. People born on 8th, 17th, 26th of any month are governed by this number. Coral is one of the five sacred stones of the Tibetans and the American Indians.

Other Uses of Blue Sapphire

Blue sapphire is generally not used without proper requirement, since it has adverse effects too.

Blue Sapphire Care

Keep it with away from any hard metal or jewellery to avoid scratches. To maintain the shine, do clean it from time to time.

Shape And Size:

Can be cut into different shapes and sizes according to the need.

Business Opportunities with Blue Sapphire

Wearing a blue sapphire helps in the business and profession of petrochemicals, coal industry, poly bags, iron ore, led, oil, mustard products, mustard oil, salt, land trading, contractorship, transportation, tools & machinery, black colored materials, horses etc. Also politicians, magistrates and law practitioners should wear a blue sapphire for the success in their profession.

Defective Blue Sapphire

A dull blue sapphire is harmful for the wearer's family. A blue sapphire with a depression develops fear from enemies. A blue sapphire with red-dots or sprinklings brings ill health. A cracked blue sapphire is fatal. A whitish-yellow, blue sapphire brings adversities in life. A blue sapphire with a web brings monetary losses.

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Yellow Sapphire

Yellow SapphireYellow sapphire is known as " Pukhraj " in Hindi and many other Indian languages. A silicate of aluminium containing fluorine and hydroxyl, yellow sapphire is one of the most precious stones in the gemstones sphere. Yellow sapphire cuts so easily that if a cut piece is dropped it might easily crack or break. The fraction of yellow sapphire is uneven and it is 3.5 times as heavy as water.

Colour

The colour of Yellow sapphire is fine saffron yellow .The colour may range from golden to honey yellow.

Found in

Main deposits are in Brazil, Russia, Sri Lanka and Burma. Best quality yellow sapphires are found in Sri Lanka.

Astrological Importance

Yellow sapphire is most widely put on by people to improve ones financial condition. It is believed the wearer receives lots of wealth, good health, name, respect and eminence. It is also believed that one can also do away with the obstructions coming on the way of finding a suitable match for a girl. Girls get married early by wearing a yellow sapphire. The stone also helps in blessing the family with a son. It also creates a harmonized marital relationship.

Yellow sapphire is also useful is improving enthusiasm, clarity of thoughts; creativity and concentration in any particular product or subject. A harmony is also built between the nervous system and the solar plexus. Yellow sapphire or pukhraj is also said to be helpful in curing heart attack, unconsciousness, swelling, cough and fat.

Lucky Gem

Yellow sapphire is a lucky gem for all those who are born under number 3. Jupiter rules this number. People born on 3rd, 12th, 21st, 30th of any month are governed by this number.

Other Uses of Yellow Sapphire:

Previously Yellow Sapphires was used in making inlay works in the magnificently built edifices. Also used in making gemstone jewellery. You may also find Yellow Sapphires studs in numerous historical edifices. It can also be used in decorating items of various interests.

Yellow Sapphire Care

Keep it with away from any hard metal or jewellery to avoid scratches. To maintain the shine, do clean it from time to time.

Shape And Size:

Can be cut into different shapes and sizes according to the need.

Defective Yellow Sapphire

A milky yellow sapphire develops fear of weapons. A dull Yellow Sapphire or Yellow Sapphire brings illness. A Yellow Sapphire with black spots spoils domestic harmony. A Yellow Sapphire with red spots destroys wealth. A Yellow Sapphire with a web causes impediments for children. A Yellow Sapphire with 2 colors increases illness.

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Hessonite (Gomed)

GomedHessonite garnet (gomed) is the stone of planet Rahu, the dragon’s head. In Indian astrology, Rahu is said to be a shadow planet. He is the son of “Sinhika” the daughter of “Hirnyakashyapu”.

According to Hindu mythology, at the time of “Saagar Manthan”, the devil Rahu managed to drink the immortal fluid “Amrit” along with holy angels Devtas. Lord Vishnu became angry and cut his head using his “Sudarshan Chakra”. But as Rahu managed to drink Amrit, he could not die. As the result the head and the trunk of his body were still alive. Afterwards, these two parts of his body became the shadow planet by the name of Rahu and Ketu.

These two planets are not there in the solar system. But Indian astrologers consider them to be shadow planets. Rahu and Ketu are always placed in 7th house from each other and they always transit in the retrograde position in the horoscope.

Rahu is a wicked planet. Both Rahu and Saturn (Shani) is said to be the sorrow of the “kaal purusha”. Rahu indicates the position of the paternal grandfather of the native. It indicates the false arguments, bonding, restlessness, wondering speech, conspiracy, black magic, tantra, smoking habits, dreams, wicked thoughts, swelling in the body, empires, states, philosophy.

Business And Profession

The powerful presence of Rahu in the horoscope blesses the native with a gain and fame in the business of Iron ore, poisonous products, leather, cement, mustard seeds, mustard oils, woolen clothes, blankets, rotten goods, vegetables, sharp piercing, foreign exchange, photography, astrology, ammunition, horse and camel trade, commission agents, lottery, circus, wine and smokes, rubber etc.

Diseases

Rahu may be behind the diseases like poisonous diseases, non-diagnosable diseases, leprosy, black de-coloring eye disease, skin diseases, sleeplessness, abdominal and stomach related diseases, mental illness, itching, ulcer, blood diseases etc. If the position of Rahu is in favor, the native will be enjoying a great intellectual power, the life fill with all luxuries, servants, cars and comforts. Wearing a gomed at the time of Mahadasha or Antardasha of Rahu helps in a native to get rid of the tribulations caused by the malefic Rahu.

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Cats Eye (Lehsunia)

Cate EyeCats Eye (Lehsunia) is the stone of planet Ketu, the dragon’s tail. Ketu is the trunk part of the planet Rahu. In Indian astrology, Rahu is said to be a shadow planet. He is the son of “Sinhika” the daughter of “Hirnyakashyapu”.

As per Hindu mythology, at the time of “Saagar Manthan”, the devil Rahu managed to drink the immortal fluid “Amrit” along with holy angels “Devtas”. Lord Vishnu became angry and cut his head using his “Sudarshan Chakra”. But as Rahu managed to drink “Amrit”, he could not die. As the result the head and the trunk of his body were still alive. Afterwards, these two parts of his body became the shadow planet by the name of Rahu and Ketu.

These two planets are not there in the solar system. But Indian astrologers consider them to be shadow planets. Rahu and Ketu are always placed in 7th house from each other and they always transit in the retrograde position in the horoscope.

Ketu is an auspicious planet. All Ketu, Saturn (Shani) and Rahu, is said to be the sorrow of the Kaal Purusha. Ketu indicates the position of the maternal grandfather of the native. It indicates the black magic, horned animals, death due to the animals with horns, dogs, hen etc. If Ketu is in the malefic position in the horoscope, the native may suffer the enmities. Ketu indicates the self-realization, understanding one’s own self, Vedic studies, knowledge, liberation from birth-death cycle, yoga, science etc.

Business And Profession

The powerful presence of Ketu in the horoscope blesses the native with the enhancement of the businesses opportunities in the field of marine business, adventures sports, share market, physicians, surgeons, religious businesses etc.

Diseases

Ketu may be behind the diseases like leucoderma, white spots over skin, legs and arms diseases, throat infections etc. Most of the time Ketu himself cures the diseases caused by Ketu.

If the position of Ketu is in favor, the native will be enjoying a great intellectual power. He leads a religious life having faith in god. He may also get attracted towards the black magic, religions doctrines, fanaticism, etc. The malefic position of Ketu in the horoscope may result in the imprisonment, accident, unnatural bad dreams, sorrow and an early death.

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White Corals

It is a precious gem of white colour, but comes in brighter shades too. Corals grow at the hollow of the seas. White coral is used with considerable success in problems, which are difficult to understand even by doctors. This gives a person capacity to speak with authority and its regular facial expression. It also helps in the strength to bear unpleasant happenings and understand the working of other people's minds.

It helps to improve marital life. Abortion or miscarriage or other prenatal complications can be prevented, provided the gem is used under expert guidance after three months of pregnancy. 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. It will give strengthen and willingness to meet challenges and critical situations.

Business And Profession

Police personal or defense officials would also be highly benefited and protected from untoward happenings and dangers.

Diseases

Through the use of this gem, in gold several diseases can be warded off, particularly tropical fevers, chicken pox, jaundice, fistula, impotency and ailments pertaining to blood, particularly impure blood. Its use is also most effective in healing ailments like anemia general debility, weakness, lassitude, body pains, allergies, inflammations, cough and cold, bronchitis, pneumonia etc. Children suffering from malnutrition or inadequate/ slow development may also improve.

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